BC extends Tech Pilot till June 2021
On June 04, British Columbia (BC) announced that it is extending BC PNP’s Tech Pilot stream until June 2021.
BC extends Tech Pilot till June 2021; this news comes as a positive sign for applicants seeking admission with a job offer in one of the 29 in-demand tech occupations. To qualify under this stream, you must have:
- A full-time, permanent job offer in one of the 29 in-demand tech occupations
- This job offer must be for a minimum of 1 year, and
- At the time of application, at least 120 days remaining.
Besides, BC PNP Tech Pilot is a 2-year pilot program that offers permanent residence in Canada. BC selects skilled workers every week in its Tech Pilot draws. This helps the province to select and retain skilled workers who have the skills to grow the economy. Also, it helps fulfil the ever-increasing labour market needs in the tech sector.
BC extends Tech Pilot till June 2021, Apply Now!
It comes as a relief to many that BC extends Tech Pilot till June 2021. The province understands its need to hire skilled workers in the tech sector. therefore, we see faster processing of tech pilot applications. Looking at the immigration trends for the stream, there is a constant rise in the selection of applicants and fall in the CRS score requirement. The current time indicates a good period for applicants looking forward to getting a Canada PR through the BC PNP Tech Pilot.
To apply, you can submit an online profile under one of the following streams and their sub-streams such as:
- Skill Immigration (SI)
- SI Skilled Worker
- SI International Graduate
- Express Entry BC (EEBC)
- EEBC Skilled Worker
- EEBC International Graduate
- Entrepreneur Stream
- Base Category
- Regional Pilot
BC holds weekly draws to select applicants who meet the BC PNP terms and have the minimum qualifying CRS score. If selected, you will receive an Invitation to Apply (ITA) for nomination for permanent residence in Canada. After that, you must submit a complete application to BC PNP within 30 days of receiving an ITA.
BC extends Tech Pilot till June 2021. So, are you ready to apply for a quick and smooth Canada Immigration?