Alberta Immigrant Nominee Program (AINP)

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Springwind Immigration is aware of your desire to work in Canada. In terms of immigration, this is combined with the requirement to choose one of skilled worker immigration programs that would allow you to obtain permanent residency in Canada. Selecting a Right Program for the skilled worker with foreign work experience Can Be Challenging. Contact Us today, you will receive expert assistance on which option is right for you, it will increase your chance of getting approved by working with one of our Regulated Canadian Immigration Consultant (RCIC). Our RCIC is licensed by the College of Immigration and Citizenship Consultants (CICC) to assist you by assessing your eligibility, reviewing all documentation, and submitting it to the Canadian government on your behalf.

General Introduction to AINP

The Alberta Immigrant Nominee Program (AINP) is focused on the economic and practical needs of the province, with an emphasis on attracting international students, promoting agricultural development, and filling in labor shortage gap in key industries. Nominees must have skills to fill job shortages in Alberta. 

AINP nominees may apply for permanent residence (PR) status together with their spouse or common-law partner, and dependent children.

The federal government will make final decisions on PR applications.

AINP Streams for workers

The ANIP has three streams for foreign workers who are living and working in Alberta, or plan to live and work there:


    This stream is for qualified applicants who must reside and work in Alberta and have a job offer from an Alberta employer.

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    This stream is for applicants who have received job offers from an Alberta employer to work in a designated rural Alberta community.

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    This stream is for qualified applicants with Express Entry profiles who may be invited by AINP to apply for nomination for permanent resident. For Tech workers, the Accelerated Tech Pathway allows them to be eligible for expedited processing.

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Streams for entrepreneurs

How can Springwind Immigration Help You?

Step 1: Call Springwind Immigration Consulting Service Inc. at 1-647-748-0188 or 1-647-869-6678 and make an appointment with the professional consulting team.

Step 2: Initial Consultation session with RCIC, sign Retainer Agreement with us for program recommended.

Step 3: Collecting all relevant document for your application.

Step 4: Apply online and pay the fees.

Step 5: If you are nominated by the Alberta government, now you can apply for permanent residence through IRCC.

If you have any questions about AINP, please do not hesitate to contact us. Our professional team will provide you with excellent legal services. You can reach us by ways of:

Phone: 1-647-869-6678 or 1-647-748-0188
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How do I apply to immigrate to Alberta as a provincial nominee?

There are eight immigration streams in Alberta Immigrant Nominee Program (AINP):

  • Alberta Opportunity Stream for skilled workers.
  • Alberta Express Entry Stream for applicants with Express Entry profiles.
  • Alberta Accelerated Tech Pathway for Tech workers.
  • Rural Renewal Stream for applicants who have received job offers in rural Alberta.
  • Alberta Farm Stream for individuals interested in starting a farming business.
  • Graduate Entrepreneur Immigration Stream is for international graduates in Alberta who want to start their own business.
  • Foreign Graduate Entrepreneur Stream for graduates from outside Canada who want to launch a business in Alberta.
  • Rural Entrepreneur Stream for those who want to start a business in rural Alberta community.

Step 1: Select the appropriate stream for you based on your individual circumstances. Check your eligibility for the chosen stream.

Step 2: Submit your application for the stream of your choice.

Step 3: Obtain an Alberta provincial nomination.

Step 4: Submit an application for permanent residence to Citizenship, Immigration, and Refugees Canada (IRCC).

Can I immigrate to Alberta without a job offer?

Yes. A job offer is not required to enter four of Alberta's five immigration streams. However, but if your Comprehensive Raking System (CRS) score is too low or not enough, then having a job offer may increase your chances under the Alberta Express Entry Stream.

What is the minimum CRS score for Alberta?

Past draws Express Entry Stream.

Date of draw Number of Notification of Interest letters sent Comprehensive Ranking System score (CRS) of lowest ranked candidate who received a Notification of Interest letter
July 29, 2022 120 473
June 16, 2022 150 306
May 19, 2022 100 382
April 14, 2022 250 356
March 22, 2022 350 325
March 8, 2022 350 318
February 1, 2022 400 340
January 18, 2022 350 346
January 5, 2022 250 327
December 14, 2021 150 351
November 24, 2021 100 350
November 9, 2021 200 343
October 26, 2021 248 300
October 12, 2021 293 300
September 30, 2021 275 300
September 21, 2021 450 300
September 14, 2021 385 300
September 7, 2021 500 300
August 30, 2021 400 301
August 23, 2021 450 300
August 10, 2021 396 300