According to reports, the province of Nova Scotia will reopen its Provincial Nomination Program (PNP) that has been closed since 2015.
It’s officially called the Novia Scotia Demand: Express Entry and it will be open to candidates who are already in the Express Entry pool. Successful applicants will be awarded an additional 600 points, which will in essence assure them of an Invitation to Apply (ITA).
For this reopening of their PNP, Nova Scotia is targeting the following occupations/NOCs
And here are some more details to find out if you’re eligible for the program
- Currently have an active Express Entry profile
- Have at least one year experience in one of Nova Scotia’s target occupations/NOCs
- Have at least a Canadian high school credential or international equivalent
- English or French language ability or 7 or better
- Score 67 points or more on the Novia Socita PNP’s assessment
- Have enough financial resources to successfully settle in Nova Scotia
There is no better time to apply to immigrate to Canada! With the requirements at an all time low, 2017 might be the best chance you have! If there’s anything you want to ask, feel free to leave a comment below and we’ll get back to you as soon as I can! Alternatively, we’ve also set up a Twitter account @tropics2rockies, so we can also talk there.