SINP Introduces Application Caps

Posted by on May 23, 2013 in News | No Comments

Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program Application Caps

The Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program has implemented application intake thresholds to improve program efficiency.

Effective immediately the SINP will accept a maximum number of applications in each category for the remainder of the calendar year but will continue to process all applications currently in inventory.

APPLICATION INTAKE THRESHOLDS AS OF MAY 21, 2013

CATEGORY APPLICATION QUOTA REMAINING APPLICATIONS
Skilled Workers 3,100 3,100
Existing Work Permits & Health Professionals 450 450
Family Referral 250 250
Entrepreneur & Farm Owner 250 250
Long Haul Truck Driver & Hospitality Sector Pilot Projects 200 200
Students 175 175

These levels are in effect until December 31, 2013.  They will be reviewed on an annual basis.

The category application quota will be posted online and updated with remaining availability on a weekly basis.  When the category reaches the intake threshold, the website will be updated immediately and no further applications will be accepted.