BC PNP Pathways
The Entrepreneurship Immigration stream of the BC Provincial Nominee Program (BC PNP) is an immigration path to settle in BC. This program targets experienced entrepreneurs who can support economic growth and contribute innovation in BC. The Entrepreneurship stream has two types:
- Regional Pilot: Focused on attracting entrepreneurs from around the world to establish businesses in communities outside of urban areas that need economic development.
- Base category: To qualify, one must:
- Have a personal net worth of at least $600,000
- Demonstrate business and/or management experience
- Have, or be eligible for, legal immigration status in Canada.
The Skills Immigration Stream is for those who have the skills, experience, and qualifications needed by BC employers. This program targets individuals who prove commitment in living and working in BC.
Express Entry BC
Express Entry BC is a stream of the BC PNP that is connected to the federal Express Entry system. For an applicant to be eligible for this program, they should meet the requirements of one of the federal Express Entry pathways