British Columbia PNP for entrepreneurs

The BC Provincial Nominee Program (BC PNP) Entrepreneur Immigration stream is for experienced entrepreneurs who are ready to invest in and actively manage a business in B.C.

To qualify for the BC PNP Entrepreneur Immigration Stream, applicants must:

  • Have personal net worth of at least $600,000
  • Demonstrate business and/or management experience

Applicants must also be prepared to:

  • Establish a new business or purchase and improve an existing business
  • Make an eligible personal investment of at least $200,000 in the business
  • Create at least one new full-time job for a Canadian citizen or permanent resident in the business
  • Be engaged in active and ongoing management of the day-to-day business operations; and
  • Demonstrate that they reside in B.C.