Charlottetown PEI

Latest PEI PNP Draw Sent Highest Number of New Invitations


October 20, 2022 – PEI PNP Draw (Prince Edward Island Provincial Nominee Program) sent 204 new invites for PR, under two different categories. This draw sent highest number of invites in a single PEI draw since October 2021. 

194 candidates were invited under Labour & Express Entry category while just 10 invitations went to Business Work Permit Entrepreneur category. Previously, highest number of invitations under Labour & Express Entry category was 142 in September 2022 draw.

Minimum point threshold for Business Invitations reduced by 13 points to 72 as compared to last draw in September 2022.

Prince Edward Island PNP draws are held once a month and are declared around 15th to 20th of every month. Previously, PEI PNP draw in September 2022 invited 147 candidates.

So far, largest PEI PNP draw was in October 2021 inviting 204 applicants. Overall, PEI PNP has invited 1,463 applicants in 2022.

PEI PNP Draw – EXPRESS ENTRY CATEGORY

Candidates eligible for Express Entry category need to have a valid Expression of Interest (EOI) profile with the PEI PNP in addition to their Express Entry Profile under either FSW, FST or CEC.

PEI PNP Draw – LABOUT IMPACT CATEGORY

Labour Impact Category also requires a valid EOI profile with PEI PNP under one of the streams; Skilled Worker, Critical Worker, or International Graduate. It also requires a valid job offer and support by an employer in PEI.

PEI PNP DRAW – BUSINESS IMPACT CATEGORY

Business Impact Category is for foreign entrepreneurs who want to start their own business in the PEI. Cut off score for this category was 60 in this draw under Work Permit Stream.

HOW TO APPLY FOR PEI PNP

For more information on eligibility and how to apply for different immigration programs of the Prince Edward Island, click here

About Prince Edward Island

Prince Edward Island is one of maritime provinces in eastern Canada. Also, it is the smallest province of Canada. It is located just next to New Brunswick and Nova Scotia, in the Gulf of St. Lawrence. Furthermore, this province is marked by red-sand beaches, lighthouses, and fertile farmland.

Charlottetown is the capital of Prince Edward Island. Adding further, it is renowned for seafood like lobster and mussels. Charlottetown is home to Victorian government buildings and the modern Confederation Centre of the Arts, with a theatre and art gallery. Prince Edward Island has area of 5,660 km and population of 156,947 (in 2019).