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Alberta Opts for a High Nomination Intake for 2018

January 2018, 10
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Two new immigration streams are expected this year, including one aligned with Express Entry

Alberta has made an announcement, that it has an allotment of 5,600 nominations, in the PNP for 2018. This is an enhanced target of 100 nominations over the 2017 allocation in the Alberta Immigrant Nominee Program.

Alberta expected to receive a higher allotment in 2018, because of multi-year immigration plan, announced by the federal government in November 2017. This plan includes a target of 55,000 for 2018, in the PNP witnessing an increase of eight percent over the past year.

New streams expected in 2018
  • The AINP presently has three immigration streams,
  • The Strategic Recruitment Stream,
  • The Employer-Driven Stream
  • The Self-Employed Farmer Stream

During 2018, the Alberta Opportunity Stream will be created, by amalgamating the Strategic Recruitment Stream, and the Employer-Driven Stream, and their sub-categories.

In 2018, Alberta will also introduce a second stream, which is aligned with the federal Express Entry pool, but its criteria have not been announced so far.

The Alberta Express Entry Stream permits the AINP, to nominate some candidates, in the pool, where the candidates from three economic immigration classes of the Federal Government the Federal Skilled Trades Class, the Federal Skilled Worker Class, and the Canadian Experience Class have a presence.

AINP has listed that the following National Occupational Classification codes, receive more than half of applications, seeking Provincial Nomination Certificates.
  •  6311 – Food Service Supervisors
  •  6211 – Retail Sales Supervisors
  •  7511 – Transport Truck Drivers
  •  6315 – Cleaning Supervisors
  •  7284 – Plasterers, Drywall Installers and Finishers, and Lathers
  •  1241 – Administrative Assistants
  •  0631 – Restaurant and Food Services Managers
  •  0621 – Retail and Wholesale Trade Managers
  •  6421 – Retail Salespersons
  •  1221 – Administrative Officers

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