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BCPNP Draw Opened on February 12, 2019 - Issued Total 309 Invitations

March 26 , 2020 By Rajneesh Kumar

British Columbia PNP Draw Opened on 12th Feb,2019-min


British Columbia – the popular province of Canada held the draw of its key provincial nominee program, i.e. British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program (BCPNP) on 12th February 2019. In this latest draw, BCPNP issued total 309 invitations under its key streams, i.e. EEBC – Skilled Worker, EEBC – International Graduate, SI - Skilled Worker, SI – International Graduate, SI - Entry Level and Semi-Skilled streams. Let’s find out more about the statistics of the latest BCPNP draw.

BCPNP Draw Opened on February 12, 2019

As mentioned already, British Columbia invited 309 invitations under its key streams in its latest draw. Find below the descriptions of the invitations issued by the province to candidates under different categories.

12th February Draw of BCPNP


Date Category Minimum Number of
Score Invitations 
 February 12, 2019  SI - Skilled Worker 85  
SI - International Graduate 94  
SI - Entry-level Semi-skilled 67  
EEBC - Skilled Worker 85  
EEBC - International Graduate 94  
The total number of invitations issued: 309

Total 237 invites were issued under SI - Skilled Worker, SI - Entry-level Semi-skilled and EEBC - Skilled Worker stream. Moreover, 188 invitations were issued under EEBC - International Graduate and SI - International Graduate streams.


British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program also launched its Tech Pilot Stream draw on February 5, 2019, i.e. almost a week back. Find below the draw results and invites issued in the previous draw for Tech Pilot.

Tech Pilot Draw of British Columbia

February 5, 2019 (Tech Pilot draw)  SI - Skilled Worker  85    
 SI - International Graduate 95  
 EEBC - Skilled Worker 85  
 EEBC - International Graduate 95  

Express Entry Stream of BCPNP

The Express Entry aligned streams of British Columbia PNP are quite famous among the skilled workers aspire to get permanent residency in Canada, through provincial nomination. However, to apply in this stream, the applicant needs to have his/her profile registered in the Federal Express Entry System. The skilled and talented people, who match the basic criteria of the relevant BCPNP stream as well can apply in the express entry aligned stream.

If you apply and remain successful, you become eligible to get the nomination from the province of British Columbia. The provincial nomination allocates the 600 additional CRS points to the selected applicants, which are enough to win the Invitation to apply for the applicant in the subsequent draw of federal Express Entry System. Hence, Express entry aligned stream of BCPNP is quite a useful pathway to obtain permanent residency in Canada.

Also Read: Canada PNP Rule Changes 2019

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