NWT Express Entry: Northwest Territories Express Entry Stream

The Northwest Territories Express Entry Stream offers a golden opportunity for skilled workers seeking permanent residence in Canada. This stream is designed to assist employers in the Northwest Territories in securing qualified employees by expediting applications for permanent residence (PR). When the Northwest Territories Nominee Program (NTNP) immigration authority issues a nomination certificate, the candidate receives an additional 600 points within the Express Entry Pool.

NTNP Express Entry Eligibility Requirements

Who is Eligible to Apply?

  • Candidates with an active Express Entry profile
  • Individuals with job experience in the Northwest Territories province
  • Candidates with legal status to work in Canada

Key Eligibility Requirements

To be considered for the Northwest Territories Express Entry Stream, candidates must:

  • Have a profile in the federal Express Entry system
  • Possess a Job Seeker Validation Code
  • Demonstrate at least one year of full-time job experience at the National Occupation Classification (NOC) Skill Level 0, A, or B
  • Have an adequate education level or specialization in a specific trade relevant to the job offer received
  • Show the required certification or accreditation for the job offer received
  • Prove language proficiency in CLB 6 for NOC 0 and A and CLB 5 for NOC B
  • As a temporary foreign worker in the Northwest Territories, demonstrate a connection to the province, have a legal status to work in Canada, and show a full-time job offer

NWT Express Entry: Application Process

The Northwest Territories Express Entry stream is open to all candidates with an Express Entry profile who meet the eligibility criteria. The application process involves:

  • Creating an Express Entry profile
  • Receiving an approved job offer and submitting all necessary documentation to prove eligibility
  • Accepting a provincial nomination from NTNP, which increases the Comprehensive Ranking Score (CRS) by 600 points
  • Preparing all documents and a cover letter after receiving an Invitation to Apply (ITA) for permanent residence, and applying for Canadian permanent residence

While there is no fixed time frame, applications through Express Entry are generally processed within six months.

How Can ELAAR Assist You?

At ELAAR Immigration, we have the expertise and experience in the NTNP Express Entry stream. We assist deserving candidates in achieving their immigration goals. Immigration documentation is a comprehensive process, and we assist with all types of documentation and online submissions for the Northwest Territories Express Entry Stream. We stay updated with the latest changes and understand the intricacies of the immigration process.

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