BC PNP Archive

Refer to the program guides below for complete information and corresponding criteria in effect at the time of application. 

Archived Program Criteria - Skills Immigration & Express Entry BC

Applications received between the dates in the table below will be assessed against the corresponding criteria in effect at the time of application. 
 

From August 6, 2020

Current Skills Immigration and Express Entry BC Program Guide

From February 19, 2020 - 
August 5, 2020

February 19, 2020 Skills Immigration and Express Entry BC Program Guide

From November 8, 2019 -
February 18, 2020

November 8, 2019 Skills Immigration and Express Entry BC Program Guide

From November 7, 2018 - 
November 7, 2019

November 7, 2018 Skills Immigration and Express Entry BC Program Guide

From June 26, 2018 -
November 6, 2018

June 26, 2018 Skills Immigration and Express Entry BC Program Guide

November 1, 2017 -
June 25, 2018

November 1, 2017 Skills Immigration and Express Entry BC Program Guide

August 28, 2017 -
October 31, 2017

August 28, 2017 Skills Immigration and Express Entry BC Program Guide

February 17, 2017 -
August 27, 2017

February 17, 2017 Skills Immigration and Express Entry BC Program Guide

February 1, 2017 -
February 16, 2017  

February 1, 2017 Skills Immigration and Express Entry BC Program Guide

September 1, 2016 - January 31, 2017

September 1, 2016 Skills Immigration and Express Entry BC Program Guide

April 1, 2016 -
August 31, 2016

April 1, 2016 Skills Immigration and Express Entry BC Program Guide

January 27, 2016 -
March 31, 2016

January 27, 2016 Skills Immigration and Express Entry BC Program Guide

September 1, 2015 - 
January 26, 2016 

September 1, 2015 Skills Immigration and Express Entry BC Program Guide

July 3, 2015 -
August 31, 2015

July 3, 2015 Skills Immigration and Express Entry BC Program Guide

July 2, 2015 - 
July 3, 2015

July 2, 2015 Skills Immigration and Express Entry BC Program Guide

Prior to March 31, 2015

Archived PDF document

Archived Program Criteria - Entrepreneur Immigration

Registrations and applications received between the dates in the table below will be assessed against the corresponding criteria in effect at the time of application. 

Registration or application

From August 6, 2020

Current Entrepreneur Immigration - Base Category Program Guide
Current Entrepreneur Immigration - Regional Pilot Program Guide
Current Entrepreneur Immigration Application Guide
Current Entrepreneur Immigration Post-Arrival Guide

Registration or application

From April 2, 2020 - 
August 5, 2020

March 13, 2020 Entrepreneur Immigration - Base Category Program Guide
April 2, 2020 Entrepreneur Immigration - Regional Pilot Program Guide
Current Entrepreneur Immigration Application Guide
Current Entrepreneur Immigration Post-Arrival Guide

Registration or application

From March 13, 2020- April 2, 2020

March 13, 2020 Entrepreneur Immigration - Base Category Program Guide
January 29, 2020 Entrepreneur Immigration - Regional Pilot Program Guide
Current Entrepreneur Immigration Application Guide
Current Entrepreneur Immigration Post-Arrival Guide

Registration or application

From January 29, 2020
- March 12, 2020

January 29, 2020 Entrepreneur Immigration - Base Category Program Guide
January 29, 2020 Entrepreneur Immigration - Regional Pilot Program Guide
January 29, 2020 Entrepreneur Immigration Application Guide
January 29, 2020 Entrepreneur Immigration Post-Arrival Guide

Registration or application

March 14, 2019 -
January 28, 2020

March 14, 2019 Entrepreneur Immigration - Base Category Program Guide
March 14, 2019 Entrepreneur Immigration - Regional Pilot Program Guide
March 14, 2019 Entrepreneur Immigration Application Guide
November 1, 2017 Entrepreneur Immigration Post-Arrival Guide

Registration or application

November 1, 2017 -
March 13, 2019

November 1, 2017 Entrepreneur Immigration Program Guide
November 1, 2017 Entrepreneur Immigration Post-Arrival Guide

Registration or application

July 18, 2017 -
October 31, 2017

July 18, 2017 Entrepreneur Immigration Program Guide
March 29, 2017 Entrepreneur Immigration Post-Arrival Guide

Registration or application

March 29, 2017 - 
July 17, 2017

March 29, 2017 Entrepreneur Immigration Program Guide
March 29, 2017 Entrepreneur Immigration Post-Arrival Guide

Registration or application

February 17, 2017 - 
March 28, 2017

February 17, 2017 Entrepreneur Immigration Program Guide

Registration or application

February 1, 2017 - February 16, 2017

February 1, 2017 Entrepreneur Immigration Program Guide

Registration or application

January 9, 2017 -
January 31, 2017

January 9, 2017 Entrepreneur Immigration Program Guide

Registration or application

December 22, 2016 - 
January 31, 2017 

December 22, 2016 Entrepreneur Immigration Application Guide

Registration or application

December 22, 2016 -
January 8, 2017 

December 22, 2016 Entrepreneur Immigration Program Guide *

Registration or application

September 1, 2016 -
December 21, 2016

September 1, 2016 Entrepreneur Immigration Program Guide

Application

July 19, 2016 - 
December 21, 2016

July 19, 2016 Entrepreneur Immigration Application Guide

Registration or application

November 25, 2015 -
August 31, 2016 

November 25, 2015 Entrepreneur Immigration Program Guide

Application

March 4, 2016 -
July 18, 2016 

March 4, 2016 Entrepreneur Immigration Application Guide

Application

November 5, 2015 -
March 3, 2016

November 5, 2015 Entrepreneur Immigration Application Guide

Registration or application

July 13, 2015 -
November 24, 2015 

July 13, 2015 Entrepreneur Immigration Program Guide

Application

July 2, 2015 -
November 4, 2015

July 2, 2015 Entrepreneur Immigration Application Guide

Registration or application

July 2, 2015 -
July 12, 2015

July 2, 2015 Entrepreneur Immigration Program Guide

Application

Prior to March 31, 2015

Archived PDF document


*With regards to the points scoring correction on page 31, please note that BCPNP Online remained unaffected, and registrations received during this time period have received the correct amount of points allocated to them in BCPNP Online.

Archived Editions of Immigration Insights

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Edition #1: Spring 2019
- EI Regional Pilot launch
- BCPNP Online forms updates
- Tech Pilot enhancements
- ELSS work experience explained
- Business purchasing for entrepreneurs

BC PNP Program Changes FAQs

January 2020
- May 2019  
- March 2019
- February 2017 
- January 2016: please refer to our Skills Immigration FAQs or our Express Entry BC FAQs pages regarding the changes to the BC PNP
- September 2015
- July 2015