Newfoundland and Labrador Points Calculator

  • Candidate must have a full-time job offer from a Newfoundland and Labrador employer that meet industry standards and the job must be at the National Occupation Classification (NOC) level  0, A and B.
  • Candidates must provide official language test to demonstrate language proficiency.
  • Applicant must have a least Canadian post-secondary degree or diploma or an Educational Credential.
  • Assessment ECA report in which foreign the degree should be equivalent to a Canadian post-secondary degree.
  • Candidates must have work experience of at least one year in NOC skill level 0, A or B profession within the past 10 years.
  • Candidates must proof the sufficient settlement funds or financial resources to successfully establish themselves in the province and for one person it would be 11,931 CAD.
  • Candidate must demonstrate an intention to live and work or to get settled in the province.
  • Candidates must score at least 67 points on the Newfoundland and Labrador Express Entry Skilled Worker Points Assessment grid.

Points Calculator

FactorMaximum Points
Language Proficiency27
Work Experience20
Connection to Labour Market and Adaptability13
Minimum Pass Score67

And if we talk further about these factors separately, at very first we will talk about Education and Training:

Level of EducationPoints
Master’s or Doctoral (PhD) level28
Post-secondary degree – program of at least 3 years23
Trade certification approved by the Department of Advanced Education and Skills23
Post-secondary degree – 2 years18
Post-secondary degree – 1 year15

The second factor is the Skilled Work Experience

Experience During the Five Years Preceding Application

Work ExperiencePoints
5 years15
4 years12
3 years9
2 years6
1 year3

Experience During 6-10 Years Preceding Application

Work ExperiencePoints
5 years7
4 years6
3 years5
2 years4
1 year2

Next factor is Language ability

Proficiency in English or FrenchPoints
CLB 8 or higher27
CLB 723
CLB 621
CLB 519

Age is another important factor:

Under 180
50 and older0

And finally Connection to Labour Market and Adaptability:

Connection to Labour Market and AdaptabilityPoints
The applicant or their accompanying spouse has a close relative (parent, sibling, grandparent, aunt, uncle, niece, nephew, cousin, step-family member, or in-laws) that is a Canadian citizen or permanent resident living in Newfoundland and Labrador7
The applicant has worked in Newfoundland and Labrador for at least 12 months within the last five years on a valid work permit3
The applicant studied at an approved Newfoundland and Labrador post-secondary institution for at least one full academic year on a valid study permit3
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