Provincial Nominee Program
The Provincial Nominee Program (PNP) is operated by the Province of BC. The PNP is a way for high-demand foreign workers and experienced entrepreneurs to gain permanent residency in British Columbia. The PNP has several programs including the new Entrepreneur Immigration - Regional Pilot Program, the PNP Entrepreneur Immigration Program, the PNP Express Entry and the PNP Tech Pilot.
Entrepreneur Immigration – Regional Pilot Program
The Province of BC launched the Entrepreneur Immigration – Regional Pilot Program on March 14, 2019. The City of Vernon is an eligible community and is participating in the program.
Applications for eligible new business start-ups for Vernon MUST be from the following sectors: