Documents

Program guides

This website provides a high-level overview of the program only. Please refer to the program guides for the most current and complete information. Check back often to ensure you have the latest version.

Archived Program Criteria - Skills Immigration & Express Entry BC

*Please note that the current program guides are available at the top of this page.

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

From June 26, 2018

Current 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

*Please note that the current program guides are available at the top of this page.

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 November 1, 2017

Current Entrepreneur Immigration Program Guide

Registration or application

July 18, 2017 -
October 31, 2017

July 18, 2017 Entrepreneur Immigration Program Guide

Registration or application

March 29, 2017 - 
July 17, 2017

March 29, 2017 Entrepreneur Immigration Program 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.

Statistical Reporting

BC PNP Statistical Report 2016
BC PNP Statistical Report 2017

Program Changes FAQs

- June 2018: Please refer to our FAQs document regarding recent changes to the BC PNP
- August 2017: Please refer to our FAQs document regarding recent changes to the BC PNP
- February 2017: Please refer to our FAQs document regarding recent changes to the BC PNP
- January 2016: Please refer to our Skills Immigration FAQs or our Express Entry BC FAQs pages regarding the recent changes to the BC PNP
- September 2015: Please refer to our FAQs document regarding recent changes to the BC PNP
- July 2015: Please refer to our FAQs document regarding recent changes to the BC PNP