Provincial Nominee Programs

Provinces and territories have different streams and criteria to nominate a candidate for provincial nomination under their Provincial Nominee Program (PNP).

Eligibility

Paper-based process

To be eligible under non-express entry streams, you must:

  • meet the minimum requirements of one of the province or territory’s non-express entry streams.
  • be nominated under that stream.
Express Entry streams

To be eligible under express entry streams, you must:

  • meet the minimum requirements of a province or territory’s express entry stream.
  • be nominated under that stream.
  • create an Express Entry profile and show that you meet the minimum criteria for Express Entry.

Provinces and Territories

To be nominated by a province or territory, you must contact and follow the instructions and apply directly to the province or territory: