On September 15, 2022, the province of Quebec held its PNP draw and invited a total of 1,009 candidates to apply for provincial nomination.
A cutoff score of 563 on the Expression of Interest application was necessary for this draw. In addition to completing the requirements outlined above, invitations were also extended to candidates who had a legitimate job offer from a location outside of the Communauté métropolitaine de Montréal and to those whose occupations were listed in the National Occupational Classification (NOC) list below:
|National Occupational Classification|
|0213||Computer and information systems managers|
|2147||Computer engineers (except software engineers and designers)|
|2171||Information systems analysts and consultants|
|2172||Database analysts and data administrators|
|2173||Software engineers and designers|
|2174||Computer programmers and interactive media developers|
|2175||Web designers and developers|
|2241||Electrical and electronics engineering technologists and technicians|
|2281||Computer network technicians|
|2282||User support technicians|
|2283||Information systems testing technicians|
|3012||Registered nurses and registered psychiatric nurses|
|3233||Licensed practical nurses|
|3413||Nurse aides, orderlies, and patient service associates|
|4214||Early childhood educators and assistants|
|5131||Producers, directors, choreographers, and related occupations|
|5223||Graphic arts technicians|
|5241||Graphic designers and illustrators|
The latest drawing will be the eleventh to occur in 2022. Québec has conducted draws continuously since the beginning of the year, and as of right now, 4,852 candidates have been invited to submit applications in 2022 for a permanent selection by the province of Quebec.
Applicants who filed an Expression of Interest and enrolled digitally for the Regular Quebec Skilled Workers Program through the Quebec Arrima Portal were invited to apply.
A Quebec Selection Certificate (QCS) is granted to applicants who file an expression of interest and are approved. This document can be used to submit an application to the Canadian government for permanent residence.