Skilled Worker

Atlantic Immigration Pilot Program (AIPP)

The Atlantic Immigration Pilot Program is an immigration program for skilled workers and international graduates who want to work and live in one of Canada’s four Atlantic Provinces, which are Prince Edward Island, Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia, and New Brunswick.

This is an employer-driven program and applicants must obtain a genuine job offer from a designated employer in order to qualify for the program.

** As of December 31, 2021, the Atlantic Immigration Pilot Program has closed, and provincial endorsements will no longer be issued.**

Processing time:

  • 6 months

What are the competitive edges:

  • Direct PR program
  • Fast processing time

AIPP is suitable for applicants …

  • who receive a genuine job offer from a designated employer in Atlantic Canada
  • who are either skilled workers or recent graduates of a publicly funded institution in Atlantic Canada

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