The Newfoundland and Labrador Provincial Nominee Program looks for to recruit migrants who have dedicated occupational skills. Government of Canada, the province of Newfoundland and Labrador selects nominees who can contribute to the economic and social goals of the province to obtain permanent resident status Through contract.
Nominees settle in Newfoundland and Labrador and have sufficient ability to communicate in either English or French. Provincial Nominees also enjoy priority processing of their applications for permanent residence by Citizenship & Immigration Canada (CIC).
The Provincial Nominee Program allows provincial governments to choose immigrants according to the economic requirements of the province.
- Establishes its own standards and processes by which it chooses its nominees; and
- Tries to nominate those candidates who would be most likely to settle effectively into the economic and social life of the region.