Hikers all over the world trek to the Yukon for its fascinating terrain of many rivers and streams, forests and lakes.
Yukon Territory is indelibly associated with the great Klondike Gold Rush after gold was discovered on a small creek that drained into the Klondike River in 1896. Whitehorse is the capital city of Yukon since 1951 and Dawson City is the original capital now preserved as a National Historic Site attracting tourists around the world. The outdoors of Yukon is flamboyant with natural beauty, and the economy of this province thrives mainly on tourism and mining.
Yukon’s territorial nominee program is called YNP (Yukon Nominee Program). Successful candidates, post nomination by the territory will receive the Yukon Nomination Certificate. YNP applications are processed at comparatively very less time compared other immigration streams. In other words, YNP applications fall under the fast-track category. The reason being that the population of the entire region is limited to an estimated 30,000 people, and the territorial economy’s need for workers and entrepreneurs are growing ever faster. Yukon Nominee Program (YNP) consists of 4 immigration streams. They are:
Yukon Express Entry (YEE)
Yukon Skilled Worker
Yukon Business Nominee
Yukon Critical Impact Worker
Are You Eligible?
Find out if you are eligible for this Provincial Nominee Program.
Each of these programs have been designed to meet the territory’s need of having a strong labour force, as well as businessmen and entrepreneurs. To know more about these immigration streams, contact us.
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 Yukon and its historic, geographic and cultural significance, visit our Explore Canada page.