Northwest Territories Nominee Program (NTNP)

The Unspoiled wilderness of the Northwest Territories is Canada’s largest frontier.

Northwest Territories along with the Nunavut region comprise over one-third of Canada’s total land area. Its main resources are expansive forests, geological resources like rocks and granites, gold, diamonds, natural gas and petroleum. The city of Yellowknife is its capital, which is a cultural centre and a booming hub for industrial workers.

The Northwest Territories’ territorial nominee program is called NTNP (Northwest Territories Nominee Program). Successful candidates, post nomination by the territory will receive the Northwest Territories Nomination Certificate. NTNP applications fall under the fast-track category. Meaning, the application processing time for NTNP applications are less compared to other immigration streams. Northwest Territories Nominee Program (NTNP) consists of 3 immigration streams. They are:

  • Northwest Territories Employer Driven Program
  • Northwest Territories Express Entry
  • Northwest Territories Business Driven Program

Each of these programs have been designed to meet the territory’s growing need of having a strong workforce as well as businessmen and entrepreneurs. To know more about these immigration streams, contact us.

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Find out if you are eligible for this Provincial Nominee Program.

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Apart from the above streams, the territory also offers business immigration options wherein persons with business interests or ideas in the province may apply for permanent residency along with their family members (spouse or common-law partner as well as dependents). To know more about these programs, click here.

To learn more about the Northwest Territories and Nunavut, their historic, geographic and cultural significance, visit our Explore Canada page.

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