Express Entry (EE) BC
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- EXPRESS ENTRY (EE) BC
- EXPRESS ENTRY (EE) BCPNP
EE is an online point-based immigration system to apply for Permanent Residence (PR) under skilled worker categories. Candidate with threshold score gets Invitation to Apply (ITA) and further eligible to apply for PR
The EE process
Assessing the eligibility: The eligibility is based on various factors ranging from age, language proficiency, education, employment and if any job offer, etc.
- Essential documentation: You will be required to submit a copy of the documents such as your passport, the test result of your language proficiency, certification of education/employment document, provincial nomination (if applicable), and your valid job
offer document (if applicable).
- Profile Submission: Once you submit the application, based on eligibility you’ll be assign scores and ranked based on various factors in the EE pool. If you fall under the cutoff threshold of a higher score, you’ll get ITA to apply for PR.
- On receiving ITA and applying for PR: On receiving ITA, you need to apply for PR within 90 days and processing of PR applications will take a further 6 months or less.
Express Entry is the fastest ways to get the PR in BC, under the express entry BCPNP nominate the qualified candidates for high in demand occupations under federal express entry immigration system. There are four categories of BC express entry program which includes:-
- Express Entry BC- Skilled Worker
- Express Entry BC – Healthcare Professionals
- Express Entry BC – International Graduate
- Express Entry BC – International Post Graduate
Creating a profile in Express Entry (EE)
Before registering for BCPNP, one need to create an express entry profile with Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC).To be eligible for express entry, one must fulfil the requirement of below immigration programs:-
- Federal Skilled Worker
- Federal Skilled Trade
- Canadian Experience Class
After meeting the minimum criteria in any of the above programs, an express entry profile number along with a job validation code is allocated to each candidate. Based on such details, one can initiate the process of BC PNP.