British Columbia Entrepreneur Program

British Columbia Entrepreneur Program

About British Colombia

As a province, British Columbia is bigger than France, Germany and the Netherlands combined. The province is home to more than 4.6 million people with 40,000 immigrants arrive annually from around the world each year to call it home. The vibrant multicultural atmosphere and excellent quality of life make is a major destination for newcomers to Canada. Though BC’s economy has been dominated by natural resources since generations, it has diversified significantly in recent years and now features an extensive industrial and service economy. The cost of living is comparatively than other regions, but so is the earning potential that makes average personal yearly earnings also quite high to compensate.

Overview of British Columbia Entrepreneur Program

British Columbia Entrepreneur Program is one of Canada’s most dynamic visa programs that bring unique business opportunities for entrepreneurs. Through this program, the province recruits and nominates qualified business investors and entrepreneurs from other countries. The applicants are selected on the basis of their experience and capability to establish themselves in B.C. and invest in and operate a commercially viable business that can provide significant benefits to the provincial economy.


    • The British Columbia Entrepreneur Program requires an applicant to have a personal net worth of at least CAD $600,000. Additionally, the applicant also needs to demonstrate business and/or management experience to be eligible for legal immigration status in Canada.
    • The applicant should establish a new business or purchase and improve an existing business, making an investment of at least CAD$200,000.
    • The application must include a short business plan that will be judged on proposed commercial viability, transferability of the candidate’s skills and economic benefits.
    • Registration and application fees
    • CAD $300 registration fee
    • CAD $3,500 application fee
    • CAD $1,000 for each key staff application

Moving to Canada can be easy if you know which documents are to be submitted and when. We are experienced in the field of Canada immigration and can help you to make your move as simple as possible with minimum interruptions. Please feel free to contact us at 011-41006770 to discuss any query. You may also write to us as mentioning your request/doubts and we will get back to you as soon as possible.