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Communities in Canada Accept Applications in Rural & Northern Pilot Program
Posted on: 03 Dec 2019  |   Tags: canada ,

Communities in Canada Accept Applications in Rural & Northern Pilot Program

Three communities took the decision to participate in Rural and Northern Immigration Pilot of Canada.

Sault Ste. Marie located in Ontario and Altona/Rhineland located in Manitoba will commence accepting applications for recommendation of the communities from all candidates that have the job offer issued by the local employers. Also, the Thunder Bay of Ontario will accept interest made by the local employers intending to participate in this program.

On being entirely operational, as many as 11 communities can obtain applications for recommendations by a community in this program. This can be later be used to submit the PR application to the federal government.

The main purpose of RNIP is attracting new skilled professional immigrants to small communities spread across Canada. It is a five-year immigration pilot to help small communities that have the problem of aging population, labor shortage, and mainly struggle in attracting as well as retaining the promising immigrants. The program aims in spreading the advantages of immigration.

The norms in the pilot for the communities are:

  • Their population has to be 50,000 or below it and their location must be 75 km away from a Census Metropolitan Area, or
  • Their population has to be 200,000 citizens and they must be remote from large cities, as per the Remoteness Index of Statistics Canada.

How to get Permanent Residence

It is necessary for the Candidates to meet the federal eligibility requirements and also the community requirements.

Finding an eligible job with such employers who are in the participating communities

 Their list is given below:

  • Candidates who have job offer are eligible to submit an application seeking a recommendation to community
  • Candidates recommended by the community can apply for PR

List of Participating Communities


North Bay, ON

Sudbury, ON

Timmins, ON

Sault Ste. Marie, ON

Thunder Bay, ON

Brandon, MB

Altona/Rhineland, MB

Moose Jaw, SK

Claresholm, AB

Vernon, BC

West Kootenay (Trail, Castlegar, Rossland, Nelson), BC

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