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Canada PNP Draws February 2022 Update

Posted on March 3, 2022
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Canada PNP Draws February 2022 Update

Summary of Canada’s Provincial Nominee Program draws in February 2022!

The Provincial Nominee Program is the second leading immigration pathway to Canada. Every month nearly all the provinces held the PNP draws to welcome skilled workers from all over the world.

Similarly, in February 2022, 7 provinces held 18 PNP draws and invited 5848 candidates.

List of provinces that held draws in February 2022

Here is the list of seven provinces that held PNP draws in the valentines month in 2022.

  • Alberta
  • British Columbia
  • Manitoba
  • Nova Scotia
  • Ontario
  • Prince Edward Island
  • Quebec

Complete details of PNP draws held inFebruary 2022

The details of all the PNP draws in February 2022 are given below:

All PNP draws in February  2022

Total  no. of draws: 18

Total draws: 5848

Sl. No Date of Draw Province Invitations Issued
1   February 28, 2022 Ontario 173
2   February 24, 2022 Manitoba 278
3 February 24, 2022 Ontario 818
4 February 22, 2022 Ontario 8
5 February 22, 2022 Ontario 773
6 February 22, 2022 British Columbia 160
7 February 17, 2022 Prince Edward Island 123
8 February 15, 2022 British Columbia 140
9 February 10, 2022 Manitoba 273
10 February 10, 2022 #Quebec 523
11 February 09, 2022 Ontario 476
12 February 09, 2022 Ontario 107
13 February 09, 2022 Ontario 166
14 February 08, 2022 Ontario 206
15 February 08, 2022 Ontario 622
16 February 08, 2022 Nova Scotia 278
17 February 08, 2022 British Columbia 198
18 February 01, 2022 British Columbia 126
19 February 01, 2022 Alberta 400
Total 5848

Let us have a look at the PNP draw results of each province.

Alberta 

Alberta Immigration Nominee Program (AINP) held only one PNP draw on 01 February 2022 and invited 400 candidates with a CRS score of 340 under Alberta Express Entry stream. Below are the details of the draw.

AINP draws in February 2022

 Total Invitations: 400

Invitation Dates Number of Invitations issued CRS score of lowest ranked candidate
February 01, 2022 400 340

 

British Columbia

The Pacific province held 4 draws in February every Tuesday and invited 624 candidates under Skills Immigration and Express Entry BC categories (Skilled Worker, International Graduate).

British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program (BCPNP) held draws on February 01, 08, 15, and 22, i.e., every Tuesday, without any delay. It held 2 Tech draws and invited 266 Tech workers in February 2022.

The details of the BC PNP draws listed below:

BC PNP draws in February 2022

Total Invitations: 624

Sl. No Date Categories CRS Score Invitations issued
1 February 22, 2022 SI and EEBC Ranging from 77-125 160
2 February 15, 2022 SI and EEBC 85 140
3 February 08, 2022 SI and EEBC Ranging from 77-120 198
4 February 01, 2022 SI and EEBC 80 126
Total 624

Manitoba

Manitoba issued 551 invitations under three streams, namely

  • Skilled Workers in Manitoba
  • Skilled Workers Overseas
  • International Education Stream

The Keystone State held two Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program (MPNP) draws in February 2022, i.e., the first one on February 10 and the second on February 26. Out of these 551 LAAs, 134 were sent to candidates who had a valid Express Entry profile.

MPNP Draws in February 2022

Total Invitations: 551

Draw Date of Draw Total LAAs sent Of these, invitations issued to Express Entry candidates
EOI Draw #136 February 24, 2022 273 68
EOI Draw #137 February 13, 2022 278 66
Total 551 134

Nova Scotia

The province is popularly known as “New Scotland” held one Nova Scotia Nominee Program (NSNP)draw in February 2022 and invited  278 nurses. The draw was held on February 8, under Nova Scotia’s Labour Market Priorities Stream, and National Occupational Classification (NOC) 3012.

NSNP draws in February 2022

Total Invitations: 278

Sl. No.  Invitation Date  Stream Total number of Invitations
1 February 08, 2022 Labour Market Priorities Stream 278

Ontario

The Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP) issued 3349 invitations in February. The province is very active in February and issued notifications of interest under the following streams:

  • Ontario’s French-Speaking Skilled Worker
  • Express Entry Human Capital Priorities
  • Employer Job Offer: Foreign Worker stream
  • Employer Job Offer: In-Demand Skills Stream
  • Ph.D. Graduate stream
  • Ontario’s Express Entry Skilled Trades stream
  • Entrepreneur stream

On February 8:  Ontario held two draws and invited 206 FSSW and 622 HCP, workers.

On February 9:  The province held 3 draws and invited 749 candidates from the Employer Job Offer: Foreign Worker and In-Demand Skills streams.

On February 22: Ontario has again issued NOIs to 773 candidates under the Employer Job Offer: Foreign Worker and In-Demand Skills streams.

On February 24: Ontario issued 818 invitations to candidates who may qualify for Ontario’s Express Entry Skilled Trades stream.

On February 28:  Lastly, the province invited 173 immigration candidates under Ph.D. Graduate stream.

In total, Ontario invited 3349 candidates in February 2022 to apply for a provincial nomination and contributed much to the Immigration Target of 2022.

Ontario PNP draws in February 2022

Total Invitations: 3349

Sl.no Date of round of invitations Stream NOIs / ITAs issued
1 February 28, 2022 PhD Graduate stream 173
2 February 24, 2022 ST 818
3 February 22, 2022 HCP 773
4 February 22, 2022 EJO: Foreign Worker stream 8
5 February 09, 2022 EJO: Foreign Worker stream 476
6 February 09, 2022 EJO: Foreign Worker stream 166
7 February 09, 2022 EJO: In-Demand Skills stream 107
8 February 08, 2022 HCP 622
9 February 08, 2022 FSSW 206

Prince Edward Island

The province has scheduled the Prince Edward Island Provincial Nominee Program (PEI-PNP) draws of 2022 and followed exactly without any delay in the first two months of the year. In February 2022, the PEI held one draw and invited 123 candidates, in which 117 candidates from the Labour Impact and Express Entry streams and 6 from the Business Impact stream.

PEI PNP draws in February 2022

Total Invitations: 123

Invitation Date  Invitations sent to Business Impact Category Invitations sent to Express Entry and Labour Impact categories Total invitations in draw
February 17, 2022 6 117 123

#Quebec Immigration Program

Quebec follows special Immigration Path which is neither Express Entry ot PNP program. In February it held only one draw and invited 523 candidates through Quebec Arrima draw.

Quebec – Invitations through Arrima in February 2022

Total Invitations: 523

Invitation Dates Number of Invitations issued
February 10, 2022 523

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Why PNP to migrate to Canada?

This program is an option for candidates who do not get qualifies in Express Entry System. The PNP gives extra 600 points for candidates who get qualified in the two-tier application process. The Provincial Nomination Program has two categories:

  • Enhanced PNPs – Use Express Entry System to draw candidates
  • Base PNPs – Operates independently without Express Entry

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