On May 10, 2022, the Government of British Columbia issued new invitations under the British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program (BCPNP) and invited qualified Skills Immigration candidates and Tech workers. In the Tech-targeted draw, BC issued 126 invitations, with a minimum score of 85 points. In the Childcare-targeted draw for early childhood educators (NOC 4214), the province invited 20 candidates. In the Healthcare-targeted draw, BC invited 20 candidates. In addition, the province issued less than 5 invitations to Healthcare assistants (NOC 3413). The lowest score of those candidates was 62 points. In total, the province invited up to 171 candidates. In 2022, British Columbia has already issued 3,321 invitations.
Until the epidemic, the Canadian government sought to complete the majority of Express Entry immigration