The Express Entry Labour Market Stream (EELMS) allows New Brunswick to resolve the needs of labor market through the Federal Express Entry. This province by access to Express Entry pool, can invite to apply skilled workers to get permanent resident. The applicant must first send his/her Expression of Interest (EOI) form to New Brunswick. If the applicant receives 67 points out of 100 can then create a new Express Entry profile and input their provincial nomination certificate credentials.
Applicant must have the following conditions:
- Be the ages of 22 to 55.
- Have a language proficiency equivalent to or greater than CLB 7.
- Have a diploma from Canada or equivalent from outside Canada. If you have obtained your degree from outside Canada, you will need an Educational Credential Assessment (ECA) issued by the Canadian Immigration Office.
- Have at least 12 months of work experience in New Brunswick in the past 3 years.
- Signs and sends a Commitment to Live and Work in New Brunswick form.
- Have sufficient funds to support the settlement of themselves as well as all dependent family members. The table of required asset based on the number of family members of the applicant is as follows:
|Funds Required ($CDN)||Number of Family Members|
|31,574||7 or more|
Potential candidates must score at least 67 out of 100 points on a points grid that measures education, language ability, age, work experience, adaptability factors, and whether the candidate has an arranged job offer from a New Brunswick-based employer.
|wo or more post-secondary credentials (at least one must be for a program of at least three years)||22|
|Post-secondary credential for a program of three years or longer||21|
|Two-year post-secondary credential||19|
|One-year post-secondary credential||15|
|Secondary school education credential (also called high school)||5|
|Less than secondary school||Ineligible|
|First official language||Speaking||Listening||Reading||Writing|
|CLB level 9 or higher||6||6||6||6|
|CLB level 8||5||5||5||5|
|CLB level 7||4||4||4||4|
|Below CLB level 7||Not eligible to apply||Not eligible to apply||Not eligible to apply||Not eligible to apply|
|Second official language||points|
|At least CLB 5 in all of the four abilities||4|
|CLB 4 or less in any of the four abilities||2|
|6 or more years||15|
|Younger than 22||0|
|47 and older||0|
|Arranged Employment in New Brunswick||points|
|The applicant is currently working in Canada on a work permit that was issued based on a positive Service Canada LMIA with respect to employment in an occupation listed in Skill Type 0, Skill Level A or B of the NOC||10|
|Previous work in New Brunswick|
The principal applicant completed a minimum of one year of authorized, full-time work in New Brunswick:
in an occupation in Skill Type 0, Skill Level A or B of NOC; and
with a valid work permit or while authorized to work in Canada.
|Arranged employment (principal applicant only)|
The principal applicant earned points under Factor 5: Arranged Employment.
|Previous study in New Brunswick|
The principal applicant completed at least two academic years of full-time study (in a program of at least two years in duration) at a secondary or post-secondary school in New Brunswick.
Full-time study means at least 15 hours of classes per week, and the applicant must have remained in good academic standing (as defined by the school) during the period of full-time study in New Brunswick.
|Spouse or common-law partner’s previous study in New Brunswick|
The principal applicant's spouse or common-law partner completed at least two academic years of full-time study (in a program of at least two years in duration) at a secondary or post-secondary school in New Brunswick.
Full-time study means at least 15 hours of classes per week, and the spouse or common-law partner must have remained in good academic standing (as defined by the school) during the period of full-time study in New Brunswick.
|Spouse or common-law partner’s previous work in New Brunswick|
The principal applicant's spouse or common-law partner completed a minimum of one year of authorized, full-time work in New Brunswick.
|Relatives in New Brunswick|
The principal applicant or, if applicable, his or her spouse or common-law partner, have a relative who is a Canadian citizen or permanent resident residing in New Brunswick and is 18 years or older. Acceptable forms of relatives include:
|Spouse or common-law partner’s level of language proficiency|
The principal applicant`s spouse or common-law partner’s level of language proficiency in either English or French is at the CLB 4 level or higher in all four language abilities (speaking, listening, reading and writing).
To receive these points, an applicant must submit a copy of the language test results from a designated testing agency with his or her application. Results must not be more than two years old on the date that the application is received.