Another eligibility criterion is that the immigrants must be offered a skilled and valid job offer from a qualified Saskatchewan employer.
Foreign workers can apply for permanent residency through the SINP if they are on a valid work permit and are working and living in Saskatchewan. The Immigration Nominee Program includes a special category for foreign residents with work experience in Saskatchewan.
With an experience and highly skilled qualification, immigrants are eligible for permanent residency in Saskatchewan even if there is no job offer in the province.
Valid work permit
Work experience of six months in Saskatchewan is another eligibility criterion to apply for a permanent residency in the province.
Another criterion for eligibility is if the immigrant is employed in the hospitality sector. Housekeeping staff, food and beverage servers, attendants and so forth can apply for permanent residency in Saskatchewan.
Working in the health sector as physicians or nurses also serves as the eligibility criteria for permanent residency in Saskatchewan. But they need to have a work experience of at least six months in the relevant field.
To gain permanent residency in the province, students need to be graduated from recognized post secondary institution in Canada. Apart from that, students need to have work experience of 6 or 24 months before applying for permanent residency in Saskatchewan.
Immigrants working in approved truck driving firms can also apply for permanent residency in the province. However, they must be working in Saskatchewan for at least a period of 6 months before applying for permanent residency through the SINP.
Experienced farm owners and operators have the eligibility to settle in Saskatchewan if they have the required capital for investments in farming sectors.
Saskatchewan also offers the opportunity to entrepreneurs if they are interested in investments or business partnerships in the province. Entrepreneurs need to submit an Expression to Interest to the Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program to show their vested interest in business.
By filling a free online assessment, immigrants can obtain a clear picture of their eligibility and apply for permanent residency in Canada.