BC Entrepreneur Program BC

The Entrepreneur Immigration stream is for experienced entrepreneurs who want to actively manage a business in B.C. It is a point-based invitation system.

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Springwind Immigrant are aware of your desire to build a successful business in Canada. In terms of immigration, this is combined with the requirement to choose a business program that would allow you to obtain permanent residency in Canada. Selecting the Right Business Immigration Program Can Be Challenging. Contact Us today, you will receive expert assistance on which option is right for you, it will increase your chances of visa approval by working with one of our Regulated Canadian Immigration Consultant (RCIC). Our RCIC is licensed by the CICC to assist you by assessing your eligibility, reviewing all documentation, and submitting it to the Canadian government on your behalf.

There are three sub-programs in Entrepreneur Immigration.

What is BC PNP – Entrepreneur Immigration (EI)?

The BC PNP- Entrepreneur Immigration (EI) is targeted for experienced entrepreneurs who are ready to invest in and actively manage a business in B.C. There are two sub-categories: EI- Base Category and EI- Regional Pilot. After being nominated, the applicants can apply to the federal government to become Permanent Residence.

 

 Base Category

 Regional Pilot

Experience

Within Last 10 years:

Within last 5 years:

3+ years of experience as a business owner-manager, OR, 4+ years of experience as a senior manager, OR, a combination of 1+ year of experience as a business owner-manager and 2+ years of experience as a senior manager

Net worth

At least $600,000

At least $300,000

Education

Obtained a post-secondary credential, OR, experience as an active business owner-manager for at least three of the last five years with 100% ownership in the business

Business proposal

You must submit a business proposal to establish a new business or purchase of an existing business in B.C.

 

You must submit a business proposal to establish a new business in B.C. and be referred by an enrolled community

 

Ownership percentage

At least one-third (33.33%)

At least 51%

Investment

Minimum $200,000

Minimum $100,000

Job creation

Must create at least one full-time equivalent job for a Canadian citizen or permanent resident of Canada.

 

Location

Anywhere in B.C.

Participating communities

Exploratory visit required?

No

Yes. You must engage and visit an enrolled community for support before registering

Language requirement?

Minimum of CLB 4 equivalent in English or French. Must submit a copy of valid language proficiency test results at final report (if not previously submitted)

 

Minimum of CLB 4 equivalent in English or French. Must submit copy of valid language proficiency test at registration.

 

Partner with BC PNP co-registrant allowed

Yes

No

Partner with a local business/person allowed

Yes

Registration scores

Total 200 points (120 points for self-declared section; 80 points for business concept). Must score minimum of 32 points in business concept section.

 

Total 200 points (140 points for self-declared section; 60 points for business concept). No minimum business concept score

 

Registration timeframe

Registrations are scored within six weeks.

 

Registrations are scored within four weeks.

 

Net worth verification

Yes, you must obtain a net worth verification report if you are invited to apply.

 

Application timeframe

 

Application decisions are typically made within four months.

 

Interview required for approval?

 

Yes

Minimum amount of time to submit a final report

18 months after issuance of a work permit

 

12 months after issuance of a work permit

 

Fees

Registration: $300

Application: $3,500

Registration: $300

Application: $3,500

 

You must provide various documents to support your application. Springwind Immigration professional team will help you to complete the complicated application process. You can reach us by ways of:

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