PNP Business Immigration
PROVINCES IN CANADA HAVE THEIR SELF REGULATED PROVINCIAL NOMINEE PROGRAM PNP BUSINESS IMMIGRATION WITHIN THEIR PROVINCIAL NOMINATION PROGRAMS (PNP).
Provincial Nominee Program PNP Business Investor Immigration offered by Canadian provinces will nominate eligible applicants for permanent residency PR under their PNP Business immigration programs. Businessmen and entrepreneurs interested in immigrating and living in one of the provinces offering the PNP Business nomination program may want to consider investment in these provinces.
Provincial Nominee Program PNP Business Entrepreneur Invesotr Immigration
Investors, Businessmen and Entrepreneurs may want to seriously consider the Provincial Nominee Program PNP Business Entrepreneur Immigration streams offering Canadian Permanent Residency by investing as little as $150,000 in eligible business in Canada.
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Provincial Nominee Programs PNP Business Immigration (Entrepreneur) Category:
|Province||Minimum personal net worth||Minimum investment required||Business management experience required?||Business plan required?||Government deposit required?||Performance agreement required?||Exploratory visit required?||Additional selection criteria?|
|Manitoba||$350,000||$150,000 and ownership of at least 1/3 of an eligible business||Yes: Previous business ownership or a minimum of 3 years of senior management experience||Yes||$100,000 refundable deposit||Participate in day-to-day management of business||No, but recommended||Yes|
|Saskatchewan||$500,000||$300,000 in Saskatoon or Regina OR $200,000 in any other community AND ownership of at least 1/3 of an eligible business||Yes: minimum of 3 years of business management experience||Yes||No||Participate in day-to-day management of business & create new jobs for Canadians or permanent residents||Yes, for purposes of purchasing or part-purchasing a business||Yes|
|British Columbia:||$600,000||$200,000 and ownership of at least 1/3 of an eligible business||Yes||Yes||Optional Fast Track Option:
create at least 1 new jobs for Canadians or permanent residents
|$300,000||$125,000||Yes: previous business ownership or senior management experience||Yes||$75,000 refundable deposit||Participate in day-to-day management of business||Yes, for a minimum of 5 days||Yes – basic proficiency in one of Canada’s official languages|
|Quebec||$300,000||$100,000 – representing at least 25% of capital equity||Yes: minimum of 2 years of business management experience in the last 5 years||Yes||No||Participate in day-to-day management of business||Not required, but strongly recommended||Yes|
|Prince Edward Island
|$600,000||$150,000||Yes||Yes||$200,000||Participate in day-to-day management of business||Yes||Yes|
|Prince Edward Island
|$600,000||$150,000 and ownership of at least 1/3 of a business OR make an investment of $1,000,000||Yes||Yes||$200,000||Participate in day-to-day management of business||Yes||Yes|
|Ontario||CAD$800,000 to $1,500,000 (min. $800,000 if outside GTA and min. $1,500,000 if inside GTA)||$3,000,000 and ownership of at least 1/3 of a business OR make an investment of $1,000,000||At least 36 months of full-time business experience in the last 60 months (must be owner or senior manager)||Yes||No||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Northwest Territories||$500,000 (if buying a business in the city of Yellowknife)||$300,000 in a business in the city of Yellowknife||Yes||Yes||$75,000 refundable deposit||Yes, in order to obtain a work permit||Yes||Yes|
|Yukon||$250,000 (including $150,000 in liquid assets)||$150,000 and ownership of at least 1/3 of a business||Yes: minimum of 5 years of business management experience||Yes||$75,000 refundable deposit||Yes, in order to obtain a work permit||Yes||Yes – basic proficiency in one of Canada’s official languages|
|**additional deposit of $10,000 if language results are below Canadian Language Benchmark 5|