Streams and Categories

Listed below are the preliminary requirements for each of the AINP programs. If you fit into any one of the following categories you could be eligible for a permanent residence visa. For more information, Contact Us

  • Alberta Opportunity Stream: You have been working in Alberta for a minimum of 12 months on a work permit in a field that matches your previous work experience, or you are an international student with an approved Alberta educational credential and are working in the field you studied on a postgraduate work permit. Specific criteria apply, including a requirement for language skills, and certain occupations are excluded, although many occupations in NOC levels 0, A, B, C, or D will qualify.
  • Self Employed Farmer Stream.You have prior managerial experience with an existing farming enterprise and want to come to Alberta to establish or purchase a farming business. You must show that a Canadian financial institution is willing to finance you.The minimum investment is $500,000. A business plan is required .