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British Columbia Issued 623 Invitations in Latest BCPNP Draw on 17th Dec 2019

March 25 , 2020 By Rajneesh Kumar

British Columbia Issued 623 Invitations in Latest BCPNP Draw on 17th Dec 2019


British Columbia has finally opened the regular draw of BC PNP (British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program) on December 17, 2019. Though the province has been launching its Tech Pilot draw consistently in the last few weeks, however, the regular draw of BC PNP has opened almost after 3 weeks.

Let’s find out more details about the latest BC PNP draw.

Latest British Columbia PNP Draw

In British Columbia’s latest draw, province has issued total 623 invitations with minimum point’s requirement being as follows, SI - Skilled Worker (92 points), SI - International Graduate (99 points), SI - Entry Level and Semi-Skilled (79 Points), EEBC - Skilled Worker (100 points) and EEBC - International Graduate category (103 points).

BC PNP 17th December Regular Draw Details

Date Category Minimum Score Number of  Invitations
December 17, 2019 SI - Skilled Worker 92  
SI - International Graduate 99  
SI - Entry Level and Semi-Skilled 79  
EEBC - Skilled Worker 100  
EEBC - International Graduate 103  
Total number of invitations issued:      623


However, the BC has not revealed any details regarding the separate allocation of the invites to the candidates under each category.

Province of British Columbia, Canada also launched tech pilot draws of BC PNP this month. The most recent Tech Pilot draw took place on 10th December 2019 to issue a total of 53 invitations.

BC PNP- Tech Pilot Draw

Date Category Minimum Score Number of  Invitations
December 10, 2019 (Tech Pilot Draw) SI - Skilled Worker 90  
SI - International Graduate 90  
EEBC - Skilled Worker 90  
EEBC - International Graduate 90  
Total number of invitations issued:      53

Entrepreneur Category Invites

Apart from the above draws, British Columbia also opened Entrepreneur Immigration draws for Base and Regional Pilot streams on the same regular draw opening date, i.e. 17th December 2019 to issue total 32 invitationsto apply for provincial nomination.

Date Stream Score Number of Invitations
December 17, 2019 Entrepreneur Immigration- Base Category 118 24
December 17, 2019 Entrepreneur Immigration- Regional Pilot 112 8
    Total invitations 32

The BC has launched the Entrepreneur immigration draws quite frequently this year.

Check: Which PNP Currently Open in Canada?

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