PEI-PNP Critical Worker Stream

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Springwind Immigrant are 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 chances 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.


What is Critical Worker Stream?

The PEI PNP- critical Worker stream is employer-driven, allowing Island employers to fill intermediate-skilled positions that they are unable to fill through the local job market. The applicant should be currently employed by an Island employer, or meet the requirements of Trucking Sector Pilot or NOC-C Initiative.


What are the requirements of the PEI PNP Critical Worker Stream?

These are generally the requirements of this program.

  • have a full-time, non-seasonal (i.e. permanent or minimum of two years) job offer from a PEI employer in an intermediate-skilled position, defined by the National Occupation Code (NOC)  skill level C or D / TEER 4;
  • have worked a minimum of six months full-time for the PEI employer (exemption conditions applied, see the Trucking Sector Pilot and NOC-C initiative section below);
  • have a valid work permit and legal status in Canada (exemption conditions applied, see the Trucking Sector Pilot and NOC-C initiative section below);
  • possess a minimum education of secondary school diploma;
  • be between the ages of 18 and 59;
  • have a minimum two years of full-time work experience or relevant education in the past five years;
  • provide a language test from an IRCC-approved testing institute within the past two years with a minimum score of CLB/NCLC 4; or PEIW-02: Workforce Job Offer Form indicating employer is comfortable with the employees proficiency in English and/or French to perform tasks associated with the job position being offered;
  • have sufficient financial resources to pay all immigration costs (including travel expenses) for you and your family to be able to establish in PEI;
  • demonstrate a genuine intention to settle in PEI.


Trucking Sector Pilot:

Effective June 2019, the Critical Worker Stream may also be utilized for talent recruitment outside of Canada for approved Prince Edward Island trucking-sector employers. With approval, a work permit support letter would be provided for the applicant.


NOC-C Initiative: / TEER 4

Effective June 2019, the Critical Worker Stream may be utilized for talent recruitment outside of Prince Edward Island. The office will only approve the use of the NOC-C Initiative for individuals working in defined Priority Employment Sectors in Prince Edward Island. Candidates for NOC-C are required to have 6 months of Canadian work experience that was gained while on an LMIA-backed work permit and be relevant to the current position the individual is offered in PEI. With approval, a work permit support letter would be provided for the applicant.

You and your employer 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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