Last Updated Aug 19,2022

British Columbia Declared the Third Weekly Draw of the Month




New ZealandOn the third week of the month, the British Columbia Provincial Nomination Draw is declared. The province has invited 223+ candidates from the general draw and occupation-specific categories. The general draw was declared under the five categories with a score range between 78 to 120 points. From these five categories, a total of 177 candidates have received nominations.

On the other end, the occupations-oriented draw nominated 46+ candidates to Apply for Canadian Permanent Residency. The particular draw has nominated the candidates from NOC 4214 – Childcare: Early childhood educators and assistants, NOC 3413 – Healthcare: Health care assistants, and NOC 3114, 3213 – Other priority occupations. The cut-off declared for the draw was 60 points.

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Latest British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program (BCPNP) Draw

General Draw

Date Number of


Category Minimum Score Targeted Occupations
August 16, 2022 177 Skilled Worker 120 General draw

(includes tech occupations)

Skilled Worker – EEBC option 132
International Graduate 105
International Graduate – EEBC option 110
Entry Level and Semi-Skilled 78

Occupation Oriented Draw

Date Number of


Category Minimum Score Targeted Occupations
August 16, 2022 26 Skilled Worker, International Graduate (includes EEBC option) Targeted draw: Childcare: Early childhood educators and assistants (NOC 4214)
15 Skilled Worker, International Graduate, Entry Level and Semi-Skilled (includes EEBC option) 60 Targeted draw: Healthcare

(unless listed below)

05 Entry Level and Semi-Skilled Targeted draw: Healthcare: Health care assistants (NOC 3413)
<05 Skilled Worker, International Graduate (includes EEBC option) Targeted draw: Other priority occupations (NOCs 3114, 3213)


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Highlights of the Latest BCPNP Draw

  • Both of the draws have invited a total of 223+ candidates from the general and occupation-in-demand categories.
  • The first weekly draw was held on tech-oriented occupations. As per the hierarchy, this draw has considered general and tech occupations both.
  • In the general draw, the province has also included tech occupations as well.
  • Apart from this, 46+ childcare and healthcare workers are nominated from the occupation-in-demand draw.

Invited Priority Occupations

Here is the list of the invited occupations for the BCPNP nominations.

BC PNP Tech Occupations

0131 Telecommunication carriers managers
0213 Computer and information systems managers
0512 Managers – publishing, motion pictures, broadcasting and performing arts
2131 Civil engineers
2132 Mechanical engineers
2133 Electrical and electronics engineers
2134 Chemical engineers
2147 Computer engineers (except software engineers and designers)
2171 Information systems analysts and consultants
2172 Database analysts and data administrators
2173 Software engineers and designers
2174 Computer programmers and interactive media developers
2175 Web designers and developers
2221 Biological technologists and technicians
2241 Electrical and electronics engineering technologists and technicians
2242 Electronic service technicians (household and business equipment)
2243 Industrial instrument technicians and mechanics
2281 Computer network technicians
2282 User support technicians
2283 Information systems testing technicians
5121 Authors and writers
5122 Editors
5125 Translators, terminologists and interpreters
5224 Broadcast technicians
5225 Audio and video recording technicians
5226 Other technical and co-ordinating occupations in motion pictures, broadcasting and the performing arts
5227 Support occupations in motion pictures, broadcasting, photography and the performing arts
5241 Graphic designers and illustrators
6221 Technical sales specialists – wholesale trade


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Care Economy: Healthcare Occupations

0311 Managers in healthcare
3011 Nursing co-ordinators and supervisors
3012 Registered nurses and registered psychiatric nurses
3111 Specialist physicians
3112 General practitioners and family physicians
3113 Dentists
3122 Chiropractors
3124 Allied primary health practitioners
3125 Other professional occupations in health diagnosing and treating
3131 Pharmacists
3132 Dietitians and nutritionists
3141 Audiologists and speech-language pathologists
3142 Physiotherapists
3143 Occupational therapists
3144 Other professional occupations in therapy and assessment
3211 Medical laboratory technologists
3212 Medical laboratory technicians and pathologists’ assistants
3214 Respiratory therapists, clinical perfusionists and cardiopulmonary technologists
3215 Medical radiation technologists
3216 Medical sonographers
3217 Cardiology technologists and electrophysiological diagnostic technologists, n.e.c.
3219 Other medical technologists and technicians (except dental health)
3221 Denturists
3222 Dental hygienists and dental therapists
3223 Dental technologists, technicians and laboratory assistants
3232 Practitioners of natural healing
3233 Licensed practical nurses
3234 Paramedical occupations
3237 Other technical occupations in therapy and assessment
3411 Dental assistants
3413 Nurse aides, orderlies and patient service associates*
4151 Psychologists
4152 Social workers
4153 Family, marriage and other related counsellors
4212 Social and community service workers
*For the BC PNP, only healthcare assistants/healthcare aides are considered under NOC 3413


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Care Economy: Childcare Occupations

4214 Early childhood educators and assistants

Other Priority Occupations

3114 Veterinarians
3213 Animal health technologists and veterinary technicians


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