*Applicants must base their application on one CSRD Electoral Area.
Approval at each step is required in order for the application to proceed.
Applications with business ideas outside of these three sectors will not be considered for the regional pilot, though they may be eligible under one of the other PNP Programs.
After completing Steps 1-3 noted above, complete the online application form to begin the process to be considered for a BC PNP referral.
Successful applicants will be invited to a STAGE 2: Skype call, which will determine eligibility for STAGE 3: a site visit. If eligibility at all three stages is confirmed, and the applicants proposed business concept aligns with community’s economic priorities, a formal referral will be made by Shuswap Economic Development to the PNP Entrepreneur Immigration – Regional Pilot.