B.C. PNP made several changes in Entrepreneur Immigration Base Category on January 29,2020.
1. A minimum Canadian Language Benchmark (CLB) requirement of level 4 or higher is required in order to qualify.
2. Prospective Entrepreneur Immigration Base Category candidates will not be able to propose key staff in their applications.
Before the changes, entrepreneurs could include key staff members on their applications who had expertise essential to the success of their proposed business.
In 2019, 232 entrepreneurs were invited through the Base Category and 57 via the Regional Pilot.