Occupations in Demand

The Occupations in Demand stream targets specific TEER category 3, 4 or 5 occupations of the National Occupational Classification that are in high labour market demand in Nova Scotia. Labour, Skills and Immigration identifies occupations in demand based on labour market information and eligible occupations are subject to change.

As of 12 noon ADT, April 17, 2024, the Nova Scotia Provincial Nominee Program has a significant volume of applications for candidates in the Accommodation and Food Services sector awaiting a decision and must stop accepting applications in this sector while processing current inventory.


To apply you must:

How to Apply

Complete the online application form and include all required information and attachments.

Apply Online

Application guide, forms and policies


Write to:

Labour, Skills and Immigration
Immigration and Population Growth
PO Box 697
Halifax, NS B3J 2T8

Visit in Person:

Labour, Skills and Immigration
Immigration and Population Growth

1505 Barrington Street, 4th Floor (Maritime Centre)
Halifax, NS B3J 3K5

Email: immigration@novascotia.ca

Telephone: (902) 424-5230