4 Categories for the Provincial Nominee Program for Newfoundland and Labrador

There are currently eleven provinces and territories in Canada participating in Provincial Nominee Programs, which are pathways to permanent residency for people from all over the world provided they have the appropriate language proficiency, work experience and skills. In this program the province in question will nominate you to come and live and work in the province, allowing you to have permanent residency in Canada. Newfoundland and Labrador PNP

All of the Provincial Nominee Programs are different from one another, with different requirements and streams. Newfoundland and Labrador is one of these programs.

Newfoundland and Labrador Provincial Nominee Program Categories

There are four different streams or categories for the Newfoundland and Labrador Provincial Nominee Program. They are:

1. Occupational or Skilled Worker: The Occupational or Skilled Worker stream requires that you have a job offer that requires specialized skills.

2. Family Connections: The family connections program is for people who are not eligible for regular family sponsorship program, and who have a family member that can provide assistance to them and who have at least one year of work experience with a full-time job.

3. International Graduate: An international graduate must have graduated from a Canadian educational institution within the last two years and have obtained a qualifying job offer in Newfoundland and Labrador.

4. Immigrant Entrepreneur: The immigrant entrepreneur program allows certain immigrants who have managerial or entrepreneurial experience to come to Newfoundland and Labrador and invest. These applicants must have a certain amount of net worth and submit a detailed business plan.

Is the Newfoundland & Labrador Provincial Nominee Program for you?

The Provincial Nominee Program for Newfoundland and Labrador is a perfect way for people to come to a desired area of Canada to live and work. There are many different Provincial Nominee Programs, and each of them has their own requirements. If this particular program is not for you, there may be another one that is perfect for you. Contact us at Niren & Associates to help get you on the path to Canada!

Michael Niren

About Michael Niren

Michael is a graduate of Osgoode Hall Law School in Toronto. He is a member of the Law Society of Upper Canada, the Canadian Bar Association’s Citizenship and Immigration Section and the Associate Member of the American Bar Association. Read more

4 thoughts on “4 Categories for the Provincial Nominee Program for Newfoundland and Labrador

  1. noman

    hello ,
    anybody has idea about PNP family connection (NL) will be open again or not ?

    1. Michael Niren Post author

      Hello Norman

      We are not sure about this. We will keep everybody posted if there is any new developments.

  2. Mohit Kohli

    I would like to know more on PNP program with complete information and their requirements.

  3. nomita

    please confirm about the family connection category…its no more showing in nlpnp site since may,2012.i think they closed this one and has only 3 categories left.
    plz reply if family connection is still valid…because i want to apply for the same.



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