New Brunswick Provincial Nominee Program (NBPNP)
New Brunswick is one of the Maritime provinces of Canada. This is the only officially bilingual Canadian province. About 30% of the population speaks French and consider it as the first language. In New Brunswick, there are such famous Canadian cities as Fredericton, St. John and Moncton.
New Brunswick Provincial Nominee Program is designed for immigrants with the skills and experience required by the province. NBPNP accepts applications for the following immigration categories:
- Express Entry Labour Market Stream
- Skilled Workers with Family Support
- Skilled Workers with Employer Support
- Post-Graduate Entrepreneurial Stream
- Entrepreneurial Stream
- Succession Connect pilot program
Express Entry Labour Market Stream
New Brunswick has developed and launched its Express Entry program for skilled candidates. This stream allows the use of a federal immigration selection system to select candidates that are appropriate to a particular job market and the demographic needs of New Brunswick. This stream is operated with the Expression of Interest (EOI) system.
Skilled Workers with Family Support
This program is aimed at qualified professionals who have experience in the province, as well as a close relative permanently residing in New Brunswick.
Skilled Workers with Employer Support
In this stream, New Brunswick accepts applications from candidates who have a full-time employment contract with a provincial employer.
Post–Graduate Entrepreneurial Stream
New Brunswick accepts applications for this stream from individuals who graduated from a recognized academic institution in New Brunswick and opened or acquired a business in the province.
Under this category, New Brunswick accepts applications from individuals who plan to own and actively manage their business in New Brunswick. Applicants must invest funds in the business.