British Columbia  Points Calculator

Skilled immigration registration system SIRS online point-based immigration in which 120 points are dedicated to economic factors and 80 for the core human capital factors as divide out of total 200 points. SIRS also award bonus points for job offer, early work experience and education history.

To achieve Invitation to Apply 105 minimum are required for EE-BC Skilled Worker, 135 for EE-BC International Graduate, 135 Skills Immigration-Skilled worker, 105 for Skills Immigration-International Graduate, 95 points for Skills Immigration-Northern Pilot Project and 95 for Skills Immigration Entry-level and Semi-skilled. These points guarantee ITA but sometimes according to situation candidates with lower points can achieve ITA aswell.

British Columbia PNP SIRS Points calculator 2019 is here mentioned below:

Skill Level of the B.C. Job OfferPoints
NOC Skill Level A (including Skill Type 0)25
NOC Skill Level B10
NOC Skill Level C5
NOC Skill Level D5

Bonus points:

Occupation is a “00” NOC15
Occupation identified in the Top 100 occupations in the BC Labour Market Outlook 2014-202410
Currently working in B.C. for the employer in occupation identified in the BC PNP registration10
Maximum Score Available60
Annual Wage of the B.C. Job OfferPoints
$100,000 and above50
$97,500 to $99,99938
$95,000 to $97,49937
Maximum Score Available50

Annual wage decrease gradually and so the points decrease simultaneously but the maximum scores are 50 as mentioned above.

Directly Related Work Experience in the Occupation of B.C. Job OfferPoints
5+ years15
4 to 5 years12
3 to 4 years9
2 to 3 years6
1 to 2 years3
Less than 1 year1

Bonus points:

At least 1 year of directly related experience in Canada10
Maximum Score Available25


Doctoral or Master’s degree17
Post Graduate Certificate or Diploma11
Bachelor’s degree11
Trades certification11
Associate Degree4
Non-trades certification or Diploma2
High School0

Bonus points:

Post-secondary education completed in B.C8
Post-secondary education completed in Canada (outside of B.C.)6
Education Credential Assessment from a qualified supplier4
Trades certification assessment from the Industry Training Authority4
Maximum Score Available25

Canadian Language Benchmark Level Points

Canadian Language Benchmark LevelPoints
Below 40
Maximum Score Available30

Regional District of Employment Points

Regional District of EmploymentPoints
Stikine, Central Coast, Northern Rockies, Mount Waddington, Skeena-Queen Charlotte, Powell River, Sunshine Coast, Kootenay-Boundary, Alberni-Clayoquot10
Kitimat-Stikine, Bulkley-Nechako, Squamish-Lillooet, Strathcona, Columbia-Shushwap, East Kootenay8
Peace River, Comox Valley, Cariboo, Central Kootenay6
Okanagan-Similkameen, Cowichan Valley, North Okanagan, Fraser-Fort George4
Thompson-Nicola, Nanaimo, Central Okanagan2
Capital, Fraser Valley2
Greater Vancouver0
Maximum Score Available10

Canada’s Express Entry program and British Columbia’s Skilled Immigration
Here is the list of the things needed to apply for BCPNP sub categories:

  • ECA Educational Credential Assessment from any assessing authority
  • IELTS test with CLB 4 in all components to prove English language proficiency
  • Valid passport and travelling documents
  • Work Related Reference Letters
  • Employers need to substantiate the immigration application of their employees with a written offer of employment on the official company letterhead.
  • Proof of having sufficient funds required to support themselves and family member
    and other basic required documents.
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