Labrador and Newfoundland are the most easterly Canadian provinces. The Norse archaeological site L’Anse aux Meadows, located on Newfoundland’s island, is the home of Leif Erikson, the Viking explorer. Gros Morne National Park is located on the Gulf of St Lawrence and features cliffs, waterfalls, and glacial fjords. The Signal Hill citadel from the 17th century, situated in St. John’s, is the capital of the southeastern city. It also has a hillside walking path.

Newfoundland & Labrador PNP Categories

  1. Express Entry Skilled Worker Category
  2. Skilled Worker Category
  3. Priority Skills Category
  4. International Graduate Category
  5. International Graduate Entrepreneur Category
  6. International Entrepreneur Category

Express Entry Skilled Workers Category

The Express Entry Skilled Worker Category is the fastest path to getting Canadian Permanent Residence who has the intention to live and work in Newfoundland and Labrador. Express Entry applications are processed in as little as six months. Check to see if you are eligible for this fast category.

Skilled Worker category

This category is for those with the necessary specialized skills to be employed in Newfoundland and Labrador. If the person is a critical contributor to the business’ operations, employers can nominate skilled workers in this category.

Priority Skills Category

Priority Skills Newfoundland & Labrador (Priority Skills NL Stream) is a new stream of immigration that helps skilled workers from abroad fill high-demand jobs in four major industries.

  • Technology
  • Healthcare;
  • Aquaculture;
  • Agriculture.

You will need to fill out an expression of interest, complete a questionnaire, and submit a questionnaire regarding your language skills, education, work experience, family, and whether you are from the province. After your profile has been scored, you will need to get at least 60 points to be considered. Canadian employers will send invitations to the highest-scoring applicants who have shown the most interest in applying for permanent residency.

International Graduate Category

International students who have graduated from a recognized tertiary institution in Canada can be nominated for permanent residency through this category.

International Graduate Entrepreneur Category

This category can nominate international students who have completed their studies at Memorial University or College of the North Atlantic.

Priority will be given to applicants who focus on high-demand industries such as Agriculture, Technology, or Natural Resources.

You may also be disqualified from the International Graduate Entrepreneur category for a variety of reasons. These disqualifications can make your application less likely to be accepted.

International Entrepreneur Category

The NLP Business Immigration category is now open to foreign nationals who wish to settle in Newfoundland and Labrador and create, manage or buy a business there. Before applying for a provincial nomination, candidates must have their business in operation for at least one year.