Nova Scotia Nominee Program - Frequently Asked Questions
What is the Nova Scotia Nominee Program (NSNP)?
The Nova Scotia Nominee Program (NSNP) is an immigration program under which the province selects qualified workers and experienced entrepreneurs who wish to settle in Nova Scotia and become permanent residents of Canada.
Who is eligible to make application to the Nova Scotia Nominee Program?
Under the Nova Scotia Provincial Nominee Program, you may qualify under one of the following categories:
Is there a fee to apply to the NSNP?
No. There is no provincial application fee.
Do I need a job to apply to the NSNP?
It depends on the NSNP category to which you are applying.
Under the Skilled Worker, Family Business Worker and International Graduate Streams, a guaranteed full-time job offer from a Nova Scotia employer is required. A job offer is not required for the Community Identified Stream.