Prince Edward Island
Prince Edward Island (PEI) is one of the three maritime provinces of Canada. Being the smallest province in Canada in land and population, it is also known to as ‘the Island’ by its people. Also, it is densely populated and covers about 2,170 sq. miles in size. Further, PEI has 3 counties Prince, Queens, and Kings.
The Island has dunes in the north and natural harbours in the south and east. In addition, it has a 1,100 km shoreline with its highs and lows of Redstone cliffs. Undoubtedly, such beautiful scenes have rightfully earned the island the title of the ‘Garden of the Gulf’. Besides, the world’s largest Confederate Bridge (8 miles long) not only adds to the beauty of the island but also connects with New Brunswick.
Around, 154,750 people are residents of PEI with Charlottetown being its capital. It is the largest city in the province. PEI has a diverse economy with farming being one of its key sectors. Other sectors include fisheries, bio-space, tourism, IT, aerospace, and renewable energy.
Besides, as per Nov 7, 2019, Canada Statistics revised provincial GDP by industry data, valued PEI’s GDP at $5,789 (4.4% in 2018).
Prince Edward Island PNP (PEI PNP)
The Prince Edward Island PNP (PEI PNP) is an immigration program that is run by the PEI govt along with the Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) under the Agreement for Canada – Prince Edward Island Co-operation on immigration. This program aims to equip PEI with the tools to hire foreign skilled workers as per its labour market and economic needs.
Also, it is a selection program which helps in the selection of applicants for nomination to permanent residency in Canada. If you are approved for a nomination, then you and your family can successfully immigrate to Canada.
Applicants can apply to PEI PNP under these three categories:
Labour Impact Category
Apply as a skilled worker
- PEI Express Entry
- International Graduate Stream
- Critical Worker Stream
- Skilled Workers Stream
- Skilled Workers Outside Canada
Business Impact Category
Apply as an Entrepreneur
- Work Permit Stream
- Atlantic Immigration Pilot
So, apply to the Prince Edward Island PNP (PEI PNP) and get quick and easy Canada PR. Take our Free Assessment to know if you too can qualify.