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Canada encourages applications for permanent residence from people with abilities, education and work experience that will contribute to the Canadian economy.
The Provincial Nominee Class (PNC) allows provincial and territorial governments to choose immigrants according to the economic needs of the province or territory. Each province and territory:
You must apply to the PNC in two (2) steps:
Applications for permanent residence under the PNC can be submitted by people who have been nominated by one of the following provinces or territories:
Before you can apply to immigrate to Canada as a provincial nominee, you must first be nominated by a province or territory. Each province or territory has its own application and nomination procedures. However IRCC retains the authority to make the final decision on an application for permanent residence using existing selection and admissibility criteria, including security, criminal, and medical components for candidates who hold Provincial Nominee Certificates.
If you would like information on how to become nominated by a particular province or territory, or if you require further details regarding the PNC, contact the following provincial and territorial authorities:
This application package is only for applicants in the PNC.
If you think you may qualify to apply under a different program, use the Come to Canada Tool to find out which immigration stream best suits your situation.
Check other classes to see if you satisfy their eligibility criteria.
Selection criteria, requirements and other information for applicants can sometimes change. Please note that:
|Type of Opportunity||Scholarships and Fellowships|
|Open to||All Nationalities|
|Organizer||Government Of Canada|