Atlantic Immigration Pilot
The Atlantic Immigration Pilot is the pathway for those looking to immigrate to one of the Atlantic provinces in Canada: New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, and Newfoundland and Labrador. Candidates can apply from overseas or from Canada if living here temporarily with valid status.
To be eligible, the candidate needs a full-time, non-seasonal, and permanent job offer from a Canadian employer designated by the provincial government of the Atlantic province where the candidate will be working.
A minimum of CLB/NCLC 4 in English or French is required in all 4 abilities: writing, reading, listening and speaking.
The Pilot has 3 Programs:
- Atlantic High-Skilled Program: for candidates with at least 1 year of experience within the last 3 years before the application is submitted, in one occupation NOC Skill level 0, A or B, and a Canadian secondary (high school) or post-secondary certificate, diploma or degree from a recognized institution or a foreign degree, diploma or certificate, equal to a Canadian credential.
- Atlantic Intermediate-Skilled Program: for candidates with at least 1 year of experience within the last 3 years before the application is submitted, in any occupation NOC Skill level C.
- Atlantic International Graduate Program: for candidates who lived and studied in one of the Atlantic provinces. Work experience is not required.