PEI PNP Occupations In Demand Stream

The PEI PNP Occupations In-Demand stream is meant for foreign workers with a valid job offer in Prince Edward Province. This job offer should be in any of the four in-demand occupations; the PEI-based employer should have received authorization from the Office of Immigration before issuing the job offer. If you meet the eligibility criteria of this stream, then you can submit your nomination for permanent residence in Canada via the Prince Edward Island Provincial Nominee Program (PEI PNP).

Eligibility Requirements for PEI PNP Occupations in Demand Stream

  • Age: You should be between 18 and 59 years.
  • Experience: You should have a minimum 1-year of experience in the occupation related to your PEI job offer.
  • Education: You should have completed a Canadian high school diploma (secondary school) or some other education equal to it.
  • Language Proficiency: You should prove your language proficiency in French or English. It is possible to take the approved language tests and submit the results, which should be equal to a Canadian Language Benchmark of Level 4 (CLB 4).
  • Intention to Reside: You should demonstrate your intention to live in the province of Prince Edward Island.
  • Financial Resources: You should submit proof of all your financial resources so that you can pay for your immigration and other expenses related to settling in the province.

Fee Structure

Fee Type Amount
Expression of Interest (EOI) profile No fee
Application fee (non-refundable) $300 CAD

Note: The application fee is only required when you get selected by the PEI for applying for nomination. This fee will be paid when the Workforce Application Form is submitted.

In-demand Occupations in PEI

Applicants should have a job offer in any one of the following in-demand occupations to apply in the PEI Occupations In-Demand stream:

NOC Code Occupation
33102 Nurse aides, orderlies and patient service associates
73300 Transport truck drivers
75110 Construction trades helpers and labourers
65310 Light duty cleaners
95109 Other labourers in processing, manufacturing and utilities
75101 Material handlers
94140 Process control and machine operators’ food and beverage processing
94141 Industrial butchers and meat cutters, poultry preparers and related workers

Application Process for PEI PNP Occupations In-Demand Stream

You should follow the below steps for applying under The Prince Edward Province (PEI) Occupations In-Demand stream:

  1. Create and Submit Your Profile: Create and submit your profile under the system of the Prince Edward Island Expression of Interest (PEI EOI). The validity of these profiles is 6 months only (maximum).
  2. Selection and Application: If you are selected from the PEI EOI system, then you will be contacted directly to submit an official application for provincial nomination by Prince Edward Province (PEI).
  3. Apply for Permanent Residency: If your provincial nomination gets approved, then you should apply to the federal government for permanent Canadian residency.

Note: While you wait for permanent Canadian residency, you can be eligible to acquire a work permit letter, which will allow you to start working in the province.

PEI PNP Express Entry Stream

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Apply for PEI PNP Occupations In Demand Stream

The PEI PNP Occupations In-Demand stream is part of the Labour Impact Category and is an excellent opportunity for individuals to contribute to the PEI workforce in sectors where there is a high demand for workers. ELAAR Immigration provides comprehensive support throughout the application process.