Each province and two of the territories have an agreement with the Government of Canada that allows them to nominate immigrants who wish to settle in that province.
If you choose to immigration to Canada under the Provincial Nominee Program, you must first apply to the province where you wish to settle and obtain a Nomination Certificate from the province or territory. Each province and territory has a number of different categories within their Nominee Programs. The province or territory will consider your application based upon its immigration needs and your genuine intention to settle there.
These programs can include, but are not limited to:
There are many programs available and the eligibility criterion is different for each program in each province or territory.
The requirements for these programs can be less demanding than the requirements under the Federal programs, although some programs still require an applicant to meet the requisite number of points as determined by the nominating province or territory.
Brazolot Migration Group now hosts a series of free webinars (online seminars) about Canadian immigration and the different visa options. Please visit our “Canada – You CAN Go!” page to find out more and to register.