Provincial Nominee Program
– Entrepreneur Immigration

This program is for entrepreneurs who

have the skills, education and work experience to contribute to the economy of a specific province or territory

want to live in that province, and

want to become permanent residents of Canada

Each province and territory have its own Entrepreneur/ Business streams and specific requirements


The AINP has 3 streams for entrepreneurs who plan to live in Alberta and buy or start a business in the province

British Columbia

The Entrepreneur Immigration stream of the BC Provincial Nominee Program (BC PNP) is a path to immigrate to Canada and settle in B.C. for experienced entrepreneurs who can support innovation and economic growth in the province


The Business Investor Stream (BIS) allows Manitoba to recruit and nominate qualified business investors and entrepreneurs from around the world who have the intent and ability to start or purchase businesses in Manitoba.

New Brunswick

The New Brunswick Business Immigration stream is an economic immigration pathway for experienced entrepreneurs who are ready to establish, operate and actively manage a business while living and settling in New Brunswick permanently.

Newfoundland and Labrador

The International Entrepreneur category is intended for experienced business owners or senior business managers who wish to permanently reside in Newfoundland and Labrador. They must start a new business or buy an existing business and must actively participate in the day-to-day management of the business.

Nova Scotia

The Entrepreneur Stream is for experienced business owners or senior business managers who want to live in Nova Scotia. They must start a new business or buy an existing business and must actively participate in the day-to-day management of the business.

Northwest Territories

The Business Stream is for people who want to start a business in the NWT, purchase an existing business based here, or invest in and operate an existing business based here.


The Entrepreneur Stream is an immigration stream under the Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP). This stream is for entrepreneurs from outside Canada interested in starting a new business or buying an existing business in Ontario. It gives an entrepreneur (and up to one foreign national business partner) the opportunity to be nominated for permanent residence once their business has been established in Ontario.

Prince Edward Island

PEI is focused on providing new opportunities for entrepreneurs, creating new jobs for Islanders and encouraging business innovation and growth to build on economic success. Find out why this is a great time to develop your business idea.


The Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program (SINP) provides a clear, efficient process to help you establish a business in Saskatchewan and start on the path to Canadian citizenship.


Foreign business owners and entrepreneurs can apply to run their business in Yukon via the Business Nominee Program


Start-up Visa Program

Start-up Visa Program is for entrepreneurs with the skills and potential to build businesses in Canada that are innovative and can create jobs for Canadians.

Self-employed Person

The Self-employed Persons Program allows people to immigrate to Canada permanently as a self-employed person. you must contribute to the culture of Canada.


If your provience is not mentioned here please send us your enquiry and providence you are looking for


To qualify for the Start-up Visa Program, you must meet all 4 eligibility requirements, as well as the admissibility requirements to enter Canada.