Prince Edward Island held its first PNP draw of the year 2021 on January 21, 2021. A total of 211 candidates received invitations to apply for a provincial nomination under Express Entry, Labour Impact and Business Impact categories.
Express Entry and Labour Impact category candidates received 196 invitations. Business Work Permit Entrepreneur candidates received 15 invitations.
The minimum number of points required for Business invitations is 80. This is the lowest minimum points requirement in the past one year. The minimum points required to get an invitation is not specified for other categories.
The previous draw of PEI held on December 17, 2020. A total of 195 candidates received invitations in that draw. Out of 195 invitations, Express Entry and Labor Impact category candidates received 174 invitations and 21 candidates received invitations under Business work permit category. 85 points needed for Business work permit category candidates to receive an invitation in that draw. In total, 1955 candidates received invitations in 2020 from PEI.
The next draw is scheduled/anticipated to be held on February 18, 2021.
Summary of the PEI PNP draw:
Draw date: January 21, 2021.
Program: PEI Provincial Nominee Program (PEI PNP)
Total Number of candidates invited: 211
The number of candidates received invitations so far this year: 211
Express Entry and Labour Impact
The Number of candidates invited in this draw: 196
Business Work Permit Entrepreneur Category
The number of Candidates invited under this stream: 15
Minimum EOI score required under this category: 80