Saskatchewan: International Skilled Worker

International skilled worker has 3 sub categories:

Note: An International Skilled Worker EOI is a pre-application process which allows candidates to fill out a form to indicate their interest in applying to the SINP.

The SINP is only one of the steps toward becoming a permanent resident in Saskatchewan. All approved applicants must also apply for residency through Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) Canadian Immigration Commission.

Refugee claimants in Canada claiming refugee status from the Government of Canada cannot apply.

After nomination from SINP the IRCC will process the application in 6 months.

If a candidate has a relative in Saskatchewan, he’ll definitely get the required points.

  1. International Skilled Worker: Employment Offer
  2. International Skilled Worker: Saskatchewan Express Entry (IELTS minimum 6 each)
    1. Application fee for EOI is CAD 350$ non-refundable for all sub-categories
    2. Only NOC 0, A, B are eligible
    3. Express Entry Profile is required (it means his data has to be in Express Entry pool)
    4. (minimum CLB Level 7 English)
    5. The occupation must not be on the Excluded Occupations List Excluded Occupation List
    6. The Occupation has to be in demand and must have at least 1 year full time work experience in the last 10 years (Occupations In-Demand and Express Entry Occupation Requirements)
    7. Application could be processed within 6 months.
  3. International Skilled Worker: Occupations In-Demand (IELTS CLB 4 or above qualify)
    1. This category is for those who are highly skilled in an in-demand occupation.
    2. No job offer is required.

You may qualify if:

To apply for this sub-category, you must submit an Expression of Interest (EOI). Candidates that are eligible will receive an invitation to submit an application. The points scores associated with an EOI profile will determine the likelihood of receiving an invitation. Those with high scores within the pool of candidates will have a greater chance of being invited to apply.