Critical Worker Stream

Minimum Criteria:

  • Have a full-time long-term (i.e. permanent or minimum of two years) job offer from a PEI employer in National Occupation Classification (NOC) skill level C or D in one of the following occupations;
    • Truck Driver
    • Customer Service Representative
    • Labourer
    • Food and Beverage Server
    • Housekeeping Attendant
  • Have worked a minimum of six months full-time for the PEI employer;
  • Have a valid work permit and legal status in Canada;
  • Be able to attend an interview with staff from the PEI Office of Immigration, if required;
  • Possess a minimum education of secondary school;
  • Be between the ages of 21 and 59;
  • Have at least two years of full-time work experience or relevant education in the past five years;
  • Provide a language test report form from an IRCC approved testing institute within the past two years with a minimum score of CLB/NCLC 4;
  • Have sufficient financial resources to pay all immigration costs (including travel expenses) for you and your family yo be able to establish in PEI; and
  • Demonstrate a genuine intention to settle in PEI.