On February 16, 2023 – PEI PNP Draw (Prince Edward Island Provincial Nominee Program) sent 228 new invites for PR, under two different categories.
222 applicants were invited under Express Entry & Labour category. Only 6 invitations went to Business Work Permit Entrepreneur category.
Today’s draw seems to have sent highest number of invitations in a single draw by Prince Edward Island PNP.
Minimum point threshold for Business Invitations reduced by 8 points to 70 as compared to last draws.
Prince Edward Island PNP draws are held once a month and are declared around 15th to 20th of every month.
PEI PNP sent total of 1,729 invitations under Labour & Express Entry category during 2022.
List of PEI PNP Draws in last 1 year.
|Invitation Date||Business Work Permit|
|Minimum Point Threshold for Business Invitations||Labour & Express Entry Invitations||Invitation Totals|
over last 12 months
|Feb 16, 2023||6||70||222||228|
|Jan 19, 2023||7||62||216||223|
|Dec 15, 2022||7||62||127||134|
|Dec 1, 2022||–||–||69||69|
|Nov 17, 2022||8||62||141||149|
|Nov 3, 2022||–||–||39||39|
|Oct 20, 2022||10||72||194||204|
|Sep 15, 2022||5||85||142||147|
|Aug 18, 2022||4||97||117||121|
|Jul 21, 2022||27||60||138||165|
|Jun 16, 2022||9||65||127||136|
|May 20, 2022||16||62||137||153|
|Apr 21, 2022||11||67||130||141|
|Mar 17, 2022||11||62||130||141|
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).