Skilled Worker

The Skilled Worker stream helps employers recruit foreign workers and recently graduated international students whose skills are needed in Nova Scotia. An employer can only hire foreign workers for positions they have been unable to fill with permanent residents or Canadian citizens.

Eligibility

To apply you must:

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

NOTE:

  • Positions in all skill level occupations must receive competitive wages for their industry or sector as per the Government of Canada Website.
  • Applications using the NSNP 100 form dated May 12, 2015, will no longer be accepted after Jan. 15, 2016.