New Brunswick

Provincial Nominee Program (NBPNP)

Facts about New Brunswick

  • New Brunswick is Canada’s largest Maritime province.
  • All citizens under age 20 have access to free education from kindergarten to Grade 12. New Brunswick is home to four public universities, each offering a variety of programs. These universities are The University of New Brunswick, St. Thomas University, Mount Allison University and Universite de Moncton.
  • Fredericton is the capital city of New Brunswick, although Saint John is the largest city with a population of approximately 70,000 people. Followed by the city of Moncton with approximately 72,000 residents. These cities offer the best opportunities for work.
  • Like all other provinces and territories, universal, publicly funded health care is available to all citizens and legal residents of Canada. Services beyond the basic provisions are also available.
  • Over 80% of the land in the province is forested. Around 500,000 Christmas trees are harvested each year.
  • The Bay of Fundy – British Columbia has the highest tides in the world.
  • New Brunswick’s “French Fry Capital”- Florenceville-Bristol provides one-third of the world’s French Fries. It is also home to the New Brunswick Potato World Museum.
  • New Brunswick’s Real Estate is amongst the cheapest in Canada.

There are four streams under the New Brunswick Nominee Program (NBNP):

Express Entry Labour Market Streams

This stream allows New Brunswick to recruit foreign workers to meet New Brunswick’s Labour market needs. This stream uses the Federal Express Entry immigration selection system.

Selection Factors:

  1. Education
  2. Language abilities (English and/or French)
  3. Work Experience
  4. Age
  5. Employment offer
  6. Adaptability

Candidates need at least 67 points out of a 100 on the points grid.

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Minimum Requirements for the Applicant:

  • Be between the ages of 22 and 55
  • Meet the language requirements
  • You must sign a Commitment to Live and Work in New Brunswick form
  • You must have the financial resources in order to provide for yourself and any dependent family members and cover the costs of settling in the province of New Brunswick.
  • You must have at least a year (12 months) of paid full-time work experience in New Brunswick, within the last three years from the date of the application.
  • You must have Canadian high-school or Canadian post-secondary education credentials.
    OR a foreign equivalent.
  • You need a job offer from an employer in New Brunswick if you are applying for provincial nomination under an occupation.

Skilled Workers with Family Support

For Individuals with work experience from New Brunswick and who has a family member in New Brunswick to sponsor the individual.
 

Minimum Requirements for the Applicant:

  • Be between the ages of 22 and 55
  • Meet the language requirements
  • You must have at least 2 years (24 months) of paid full-time work experience in New Brunswick, within the last five years from the date of the application.
  • You must have the financial resources in order to provide for yourself and any dependent family members and cover the costs of settling in the province of New Brunswick.
  • You must intend to work and live in the province of New Brunswick.
  • You must have the education, experience, and license required to perform the job.

Skilled Workers with Employer Support

This stream is for individuals who have obtained a permanent full-time job offer from an employer in New Brunswick.

Selection Factors:

  1. Education
  2. Language abilities (English and/or French)
  3. Work Experience
  4. Age
  5. Adaptability

Candidates need at least 50 points on the points grid.

Minimum Requirements for the Applicant:

  • Be between the ages of 22 and 55
  • Meet the language requirements
  • You must have the education, experience, and license required to perform the job
  • You must have obtained a permanent full-time job offer from an employer in New Brunswick.
  • You must intend to work and live in the province of New Brunswick.

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Business Applicants

This stream is for experienced business individuals who are willing to invest, own and manage a business in New Brunswick. 

Selection Factors:

  1. Education
  2. Language abilities (English and/or French)
  3. Business Experience
  4. Age
  5. Adaptability

Candidates need at least 50 points on the points grid.

Minimum Requirements for the Applicant:

  • Be between the ages of 22 and 55
  • Meet the language requirements
  • Must have at least a high-school diploma
  • You must intend to work and live in the province of New Brunswick
  • You must have relevant experience in three of the last five years
  • Have a net worth of at least CAD $300,000
  • Have a business plan and have it approved by a government official in New Brunswick
  • You must submit a refundable deposit of CAD $75,000 and sign a copy of the Deposit Agreement.
  • You must have the financial resources in order to establish and run the business and cover the costs of settling in the province of New Brunswick of at least two years.

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