BCPNP issued 383 invitations in the new round
On July 20, 2021, British Columbia conducted two draws in the Skills Immigration (SI) and Express Entry British Columbia (EEBC) categories of the British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program (BCPNP). In the general draw, the province issued 323 invitations.
- Skills Immigration – Skilled Worker 91 (-1 point)
- Skills Immigration – International Graduate 82 (-1 point)
- Skills Immigration – Entry Level and Semi-Skilled 75
- Express Entry British Columbia – Skilled Worker 90 (-1 point)
- Express Entry British Columbia – International Graduate 81 (-1 point)
The second round of the day targeted only candidates in NOC 0621 – Retail and Wholesale Trade Managers and NOC 0631 – Restaurant and Food Service Managers. BCPNP invited 60 such candidates. Both NOCs have a high number of registrants within the BC PNP Skills Immigration Registration System. The lowest score of those candidates was 107 points, one point less compared to the previous draw for these NOCs. In total, British Columbia issued 6,608 ITAs under the BCPNP in 2021.