Latest Nova Scotia PNP Draws 2021 (NSPNP)

By Ella Bergquist January 20, 2021 5 min. read
Nova Scotia PNP NSPNP Draws

The Nova Scotia Provincial Nominee Program (NSPNP) regularly searches the IRCC’s Express Entry pool to find candidates who may meet the criteria of one of Nova Scotia’s Express Entry immigration streams. The NSPNP collects individuals from the Express Entry Pool to personally invite them to live and work in Nova Scotia.

If you are interested in living and working in Nova Scotia, the Nova Scotia PNP Program may be for you. Nova Scotia is one of Canada’s fastest-growing provinces with cities such as Halifax growing at a fast pace. 

Learn more about how the NSPNP process and application.

Below you will find Nova Scotia’s PNP Draws and Updates of 2021:


January 19, 2021 Nova Scotia PNP Draw

* You must include copies of language tests and proof of education to meet a bachelor’s degree or higher with your application. Proof of education must include an Educational Credential Assessment (ECA) report issued by an organization designated by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada if your educational credential was obtained outside of Canada.

December 1, 2020 Nova Scotia PNP Draw

Documents you must provide with your application include:

October 22 Draw for Programmers and Interactive Media Developers (NOC 2174)

* You must include copies of language tests and proof of education to meet the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree or higher with your application. Proof of education must include an Educational Credential Assessment (ECA) report issued by an organization designated by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada if your educational credential was obtained outside of Canada.

September 24 Draw for Motor Vehicle Body Repairs (NOC 7322) and Automotive Service Technicians, Truck and Bus Mechanics and Mechanical Repairers (NOC 7321)

May 22 Draw for Nurses (NOC 3012)

International Graduate Entrepreneur Draws

Draw DateNumber of InvitationsScore of Lowest-Ranked Candidate Invited
February 5, 2020167
September 6, 2019154
June 24, 2019174
January 7, 2019154

Entrepreneur Stream Draws

Draw DateNumber of InvitationsScore of lowest-ranked candidate invited
February 5, 202027115
November 12, 201920118
September 6, 201946113
June 24, 201943110

Do You Want to Apply to the Nova Scotia Provincial Nominee Program (NSPNP) in 2021?

If you plan on applying to the Nova Scotia Provincial Nominee Program (NSPNP) in 2021 to obtain Canadian permanent residency, you should get the help of a legal, licensed immigration professional to prepare your application.

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