QUEBEC                                                                                                                              QC


Minimum Net Worth                   $300,000

Minimum Investment                  25% of the capital equity with minimum value of $100,000

Age                                              21-59 years

Education                                    Completed at least 1 year of post-secondary education

IELTS                                          5 Band

Experience                                   2 years in the past 5 years and controlled at least 255 of equity capital

Managerial Role                          Required

Business Plan                              Required

Interview                                     Required

Refundable Deposit                    N/A

Exploratory Visit                         N/A

Additional Requirements            Create / acquire an agricultural commercial or industrial business established in Quebec                

 YUKON                                                                                                                        YBNP


Minimum Net Worth                 $250,000 (Including $150,000 in liquid assets)

Minimum Investment                Not Specified

Age                                            21-55 years

Education                                  Nominee Assessment Grid

IELTS                                        Nominee Assessment Grid

Experience                              Relevant management and/or entrepreneurial experience required

Managerial Role                  Required

Business Plan                      Required

Interview                             Required

Exploratory Visit                 Recommended, applicants are awarded points for past visits

Refundable Deposit             $75,000

Additional Requirements    Business must be in a strategic sector, as identified by the territory  

PRINCE EDWARDS ISLAND                                                                                                PEI


Minimum Net Worth           100% ownership stream= $600,000  /  Partial ownership stream = $600,000

Minimum Investment          100% ownership stream= $150,000 / Partial ownership stream = $150,000 + 1/3 Ownership Or Invest $100,000

Age                                      21-59 years

Education                             High School Education

IELTS                                   4 Band

Experience                           Management Skills (Provide a detailed business plan - Actively manage business from within PEI)

Managerial Role                   Required

Business Plan                       Required

Exploratory Visit                  Required

Interview                               Required

Refundable Deposit              $200,000

Additional Requirements      Escrow Agreement - to allow PEI to hold CAD $200,000 until the terms of business plan been met

                                              100%Ownership:  Submit a purchase and sale agreement

                                              Partial Ownership: Submit an Investment Agreement

                                              Minimum CLB 4 in Either English or French in the last 2 years    

​​​​​​​Metro Immigration


CHART OF BUSINESS INVESTMENT IMMIGRATION PLANS

BRITISH COLOMBIA                                                                                                          BC           

Minimum Net Worth           $600,000
Minimum Investment          $200,000 Or $400,000 if proposing a Key Staff Member
Age                                      Not Specified  
Education                             Not Specified 
IELTS                                   Not Specified      
Experience                           3 years of business ownership & management experience Or 4 years of senior     
                                              management experience Or 1 year of business ownership & management experience  
                                              and 2 years of senior management experience 
Managerial Role                   Required
Business Plan                       Required 
Exploratory Visit                  Encouraged
Interview                              Required upon request of BC PNP
Additional Requirements     Create at least one permanent, full-time job for a Canadian Or ​Permanent Residence

​ALBERTA   

Minimum Net Worth              $500,000
Minimum Investment             $500,000
Age                                          Not Specified
Education                                Not Specified
IELTS                                      Not Specified 
Experience                               Farm Management Experience
Managerial Role                      Required 
Business Plan                           Required
Interview                                  Required
Exploratory Visit                      N/A 
Refundable Deposit                  N/A

NOVA SCOTIA NOMINEE PROGRAM                                                                           NSNP  

Minimum Net Worth                $600,000
Minimum Investment               $150,000       
Age                                          At least 21 years
Education                                Minimum of a Canadian high school diploma Or an equivalent foreign credential verified by an Educational                                                       Credential Assessment (ECA)          
IELTS                                     Minimum CLB 5 in either English or French 
Experience                              At least 3 years of business ownership experience including 33.3% ownership in the last 10 years Or +5 years as                                                 a senior manager in the last 10 years   
Managerial Role                     Required
Business Plan                         Required
Exploratory Visit                    Required for business succession only
Interview                                Required
Refundable Deposit               N/A
Additional Requirements       Submit an Expression of Interest (EOI)

                                               The business must meet additional criteria

SASKATCHEWAN                                                                                                               SINP


Minimum Net Worth              $500,000

Minimum Investment              Not Specified 

Age                                          Not Specified 

Education                                Not Specified 

IELTS                                      Not Specified

Experience                              At least 3 years of experience as an Entrepreneur or Managing a business

Managerial Role                      Required

Business Plan                          Required

Exploratory Visit                     Required

Interview                                 Required

Refundable Deposit                N/A

Additional Requirements        Submit an expression of Interest (EOI)

                                                Sign a performance Agreement with Saskatchewan ​​

ONTARIO                                                                                                                                       OINP


Minimum Net Worth              Outside GTA=$800,000                  Inside GTA=$1,500,000

Minimum Investment             Outside GTA= $500,000                 Inside GTA=$1,000,000 (33% Ownership)

 Age                                         Not Specified 

Education                                Not Specified 

IELTS                                      5 Band  

Experience                              3 years in past 5 years

Managerial Role                     Required

Business Plan                          Required 

Interview                                 Not Mandatory 

Refundable Deposit                 N/A

Exploratory Visit                     Required

Additional Requirements        Must commit to create at least 2 permanent /full-time jobs 

                                                Must be physically residing in ON for 75% (9 months out of one year)

                                                                                                                                                         


MANITOBA                                                                                                               MPNP


Minimum Net Worth             $350000

Minimum Investment            $150000 Or Control at least 1/3 of equity Or $1000000

Age                                         As per Adaptability Assessment Matrix

Education                               As per Adaptability Assessment Matrix  

IELTS                                     As per Adaptability Assessment Matrix

Experience                             Business Ownership Or Management/executive level experience in 3 out of past 5 years

Managerial Role                    Required

Business Plan                         Required

Interview                                Required

Exploratory Visit                   Recommended

Refundable  Deposit              $100000

Additional Requirements       Score at least 60 points in the Adaptability Assessment Matrix