On January 10, 2023, British Columbia issued new invitations in the Skilled Worker – International Graduate categories of the British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program (BCPNP). In the Tech-targeted draw, BC issued 123 invitations with a minimum score of 90 points. In the Childcare-targeted draw for early childhood educators (NOC 42202), the province invited up to 5 candidates who scored 60 points. In the Healthcare-targeted draw, the province issued 17 invitations. Additionally, fewer than 5 invitations have been issued for other priority occupations (NOCs 31103, 32104). The province invited up to 150 candidates whose score was between 60-90 points. Including this draw, in 2023, British Columbia issued 361 invitations.