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British Columbia Invite 19 Candidates in New Entrepreneur Stream Draw

British Columbia immigration issued invitations to apply issued to 19 candidates in a second Entrepreneur Immigration draw of 2020.

The February 4 British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program draw featured invites through both the general Entrepreneur stream and the Entrepreneur Immigration Regional Pilot.

Candidates for the general category received 14 invites with a minimum score of 115 points.

Regional Pilot candidates received 5 invites, with a minimum score of 116 points.

The pilot is designed to bring entrepreneurs and investors to smaller British Columbia communities. 

The full requirements are below.


What Was the Minimum Score For The February 4 B.C. Entrepreneur Draw?

DateCategoryMinimum ScoreInvites Issued
04-Feb-20Entrepreneur Immigration General Category11514
04-Feb-20Entrepreneur Immigration Regional Pilot 1165

Source: welcomebc.ca


The previous BC PNP Entrepreneur Immigration draw took place on January 14 and saw 25 invitations issued.

Candidates for the general category received 18 invites with a minimum score of 117 points.

Regional Pilot candidates received 7 invites, with a minimum score of 111 points.


What Was the Minimum Score For The January 14 B.C. Entrepreneur Draw?

DateCategoryMinimum ScoreInvites Issued
14-Jan-20Entrepreneur Immigration General Category11718
Entrepreneur Immigration Regional Pilot 1117

Source: welcomebc.ca


What Are The Requirements For The B.C. Entrepreneur Category?

Business candidates in this British Columbia immigration category must meet the following minimum criteria:

The Eligibility Requirements

  • The personal net worth of a minimum of $600,000, legally obtained.
  • Invest a minimum of $200,000 in an eligible new business or to purchase and improve an existing business in BC.
  • Create at least one new full-time job in your business for a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident.
  • Canadian Language Benchmark Level 4 In English or French in each of the four competencies: listening, speaking, reading and writing, BY THE TIME OF NOMINATION.
  • Suitable business and/or management experience.
  • Have, or be eligible for, legal temporary immigration status in Canada.
  • Have been lawfully admitted to the country where you currently reside.

What Are The Requirements For The B.C. Entrepreneur Immigration – Regional Pilot Category?

Community Requirements

  • The population of less than 75,000.
  • Located beyond 30km from a municipality of more than 75,000 population.
  • Demonstrated capacity to support foreign entrepreneurs with a network of settlement and business support agencies.
  • Immigration and pilot-specific training must be completed by community representatives.

Candidate Requirements

  • Net worth a minimum of $300,000.
  • Minimum of $100,000 in eligible business investments.
  • Minimum of 51% ownership in the new business.
  • Canadian Language Benchmark Level 4 In English or French in each of the four competencies: listening, speaking, reading and writing.
  • Create at least one new full-time job for a Canadian citizen or permanent resident.
  • Conduct an exploratory visit in the target community
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