Situated in the Atlantic regions, Newfoundland and Labrador is a perfect mix of urban and rural. A place where the old meets the new, Newfoundland and Labrador is an amazing place for foreign nationals to settle and start their new life in Canada. Moreover, Newfoundland and Labrador also offer ample opportunities for travel and hiking.
The Newfoundland and Labrador Provincial Nominee Program provides potential immigrants with in-demand skills and experiences the opportunity to settle in the province. Newfoundland and Labrador operate the following streams under its PNP category:
The Skilled Express Entry Skilled Worker is for applicants with NOC Skill Level 0, A, or B occupations with a guaranteed employment offer and a valid Express Entry profile. In addition to meeting the eligibility requirements of the program, applicants need to achieve a minimum pass score of 67 points out of 100 on the Point Assessment Grid:
|Connection to Labour Market and Adaptability
|Minimum Pass Score
Experienced workers of all NOC Skill Levels with a guaranteed job offer from a Newfoundland and Labrador employer can apply for provincial nomination. To be eligible, applicants must have a specialized skill set that meets the employer’s needs.
The International Graduates program is for eligible post-secondary institutions that wish to be in Canada on a Post-Graduate Work Permit. Eligible candidates must be graduates currently employed or have a job offer from an employer in Newfoundland and Labrador related to their field of study.
The International Entrepreneur Category is for experienced entrepreneurs who wish to invest in purchasing and managing a business in Newfoundland & Labrador. To be eligible under this category, applicants must have a significant personal net worth and business management experience.
Foreign nationals who graduated from a post-secondary program of at least two years in Newfoundland & Labrador and at least one year of experience owning and managing a business in the province can apply for provincial nomination under the International Graduate Entrepreneur Category.
Apart from its range of streams under the Provincial Nomination Program, Newfoundland and Labrador also participate in the Atlantic Immigration Pilot Program (AIPP). The AIPP is an economic growth initiative between the federal government and the Atlantic Provinces of Canada to facilitate the immigration process for newcomers with a job offer from a designated employer in the Atlantic region.
You may have an opportunity to fast track your Canadian permanent residence by applying for the Newfoundland and Labrador Provincial Nominee Program (NLPNP). Learn more below, and fill out our free immigration assessment form and we’ll get back to you within 24 hours to discuss your eligibility and options.