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
Jan. 18, 2017 28 90
Mar. 7, 2017 26 100
May 9, 2017 35 98
June 13, 2017 30 95

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
adduplooy@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