Entrepreneur

The Entrepreneur Stream is for experienced business owners or senior business managers who want to live in Nova Scotia. They must start a new business or buy an existing business and must actively participate in the day-to-day management of the business. After operating the business for a year, the entrepreneur may be nominated for permanent resident status. Application to the stream is by invitation only.

Eligibility

To apply you must:

How to Apply

Invitation History

Draw date Number of invitations Score of lowest-ranked candidate invited
Feb. 19, 2016 6 122
March 10, 2016 8 117
March 31, 2016 8 113
April 21, 2016 11 108
June 28, 2016 8 115
Aug. 11, 2016 12 111
Oct. 3, 2016 9 110
Nov. 18, 2016 35 104
Dec. 22, 2016 36 97

Application Guide and Forms

Net Worth Verifiers

Grant Thornton
1100 – 2000 Barrington St
Halifax NS  B3J 3K1
(902) 421-1734
NSPNPGrantThornton@ca.gt.com

KPMG-Toronto
4600 – 333 Bay St
Bay Adelaide Centre
Toronto ON  M5H 2S5
(416) 777-3887
nsnpverification@kpmg.ca

MNP
2200 – 1021 West Hastings St
MNP Tower
Vancouver BC  V6E 0C3
(778) 374-2102
NSNP-MNP@mnp.ca

Audit Service Verifiers

Collins Barrow NS
101 – 120 Eileen Stubbs Ave
Dartmouth NS  B3B 1Y1
(902) 422-1232
entrepreneur-hfx@collinsbarrow.com

Grant Thornton
1100 – 2000 Barrington St
Halifax NS  B3J 3K1
(902) 421-1734
NSNPAudit@ca.gt.com

WBLI Chartered Professional Accountants
200 – 100 Venture Run
Dartmouth NS B3B 0H9
(902) 493-5452
nsnp@wbli.ca

Wheelans White, Chartered Accountants Inc.
230 Main Street
Yarmouth NS B5A 1C9
(902) 742-2333
Fax  (902) 742-0325
Rob Fuller, rob@wheelanswhite.ca

Contact Information

Nova Scotia Office of Immigration
1469 Brenton Street, 3rd floor
PO Box 1535
Halifax, NS, Canada
B3J 2Y3

(902) 424-5230

nsnp@novascotia.ca