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On June 13, 2023, British Columbia announced the results of the BC PNP Latest Draw. This draw was conducted under the BC PNP Skills Immigration category, which is designed to attract highly skilled and semi-skilled workers in occupations that are in high demand in the province. The draw also included candidates from the Express Entry BC stream.

A total of approximately 211 Invitations to Apply (ITAs) were issued to Skilled Workers and International Graduates who are part of the program’s candidate pool under the British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program. The minimum score required for this draw varied between 60 and 107, depending on the specific stream and category within the BC PNP.

  • Draw Date: June 13, 2023
  • No. of Invitations: ~ 211
  • BC PNP Stream: Skills Immigration
  • Minimum Score: Ranging from 60-107

BC PNP Latest Draw Results: June 13, 2023

The second BC PNP Skills Immigration draw in June 2023 was specifically focused on candidates who had a valid job offer in one of the eligible occupations under the program.

In this latest BC PNP draw, a total of 170 Invitations to Apply (ITAs) were issued to eligible candidates through the General Draw. The ITAs were distributed among five different applicant categories, each requiring specific minimum scores as outlined below:

Date Number of
Stream Minimum
June 13, 2023 170 Skilled Worker 104 General draw
(includes tech occupations)
Skilled Worker – EEBC option 104
International Graduate 107
International Graduate – EEBC option 107
Entry Level and Semi-Skilled 87

BC PNP Targeted Draws

In the BC PNP Latest Targeted Draws, a total of 41 Invitations to Apply (ITAs) were issued to eligible candidates. These ITAs were allocated to two specific applicant categories: Childcare, which includes Early Childhood Educators and Assistants (NOC 42202), and Healthcare. Here are the minimum scores required for each category:

Date Number of
Stream Minimum
June 13, 2023 23 Skilled Worker, International Graduate (includes EEBC option) 60 Targeted draw: Childcare: Early childhood educators and assistants (NOC 42202)
June 13, 2023 18 Skilled Worker, International Graduate (includes EEBC option) 60 Targeted draw: Healthcare
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BC PNP Skills Immigration Categories

The Skills Immigration (SI) stream is a vital pathway for skilled workers to seek provincial nomination through the BC PNP. This stream encompasses several categories, including:

BC PNP Skilled Worker: This particular sub-category is specifically created for individuals who have completed post-secondary education or training and have acquired work experience in a skilled occupation. In order to qualify for this sub-category, candidates must successfully secure a job offer from an employer located in British Columbia.

BC PNP Health Authority: The Health Authority sub-category is designed for healthcare professionals, such as doctors, nurses, psychiatric nurses, and allied health professionals. To be eligible, candidates must have a job offer in an eligible healthcare occupation within British Columbia.

BC PNP International Graduate: The International Graduate sub-category is aimed at individuals who have recently graduated from a Canadian university or college. Candidates must obtain a job offer from a BC employer in a skilled occupation relevant to their field of study.

BC PNP International Post-Graduate: The International Post-Graduate sub-category is open to graduates who have completed a Master’s or Doctoral degree in natural, applied, or health sciences from an eligible institution in British Columbia.

BC PNP Semi-Skilled: The Semi-Skilled sub-category targets individuals who have received a job offer from a BC employer in an eligible occupation within tourism, hospitality, food processing, or long-haul trucking. Candidates must fulfill specific language and employment requirements.

Targeted Express Entry Draws 2023: New Update on Category-Based Selections

What is Express Entry BC Stream?

The Express Entry BC (EEBC) Stream is a program that operates in partnership between the Government of Canada’s Express Entry system and the province of British Columbia. This collaborative effort allows British Columbia to identify potential candidates from the Express Entry pool who may qualify for one of the EEBC streams.

By leveraging the Express Entry system, the province aims to facilitate the immigration process and select candidates who can contribute to the province’s economic growth and development.

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