NBPNP – Entrepreneurial Stream

PLEASE NOTE that NBPNP ENTREPRENEURIAL STREAM program is temporarily on pause. We are not accepting any Expressions of Interest (EOIs) at this time, and any documents received are immediately deleted. Please continue to monitor our website for information regarding its reopening:

The Entrepreneurial Stream was developed for experienced business owners and senior managers who wish to become permanent residents by owning a business in New Brunswick (NB) and managing it, while residing in the Province.

Eligibility Requirements

  • have an eligible connection to New Brunswick; and
  • be between 22-55 years of age; and
  • have a score of at least 5 on the Canadian Language Benchmark Test in speaking, listening, reading and writing competencies in English or French; and
  • have completed a minimum of two years of full-time post-secondary education after completing high school; and
  • have a verifiable personal net worth** of at least CAD $600,000 of which CAD $300,000 must be liquid and unencumbered funds; and
  • have at least three out of five years of experience in  managing and owning a business (of at least 33.3%);
    have five years out of five of experience in a senior business management role or more;
  • want to live permanently in New Brunswick, while owning and  managing a local business; and
  • be able to invest at least $250,000 CAD of your own funds to establish a business in NB.




**Personal Net Worth Verifiers

If you receive an ITA, you must hire a professional accounting services provider who has been   designated by the Province to complete a Net Worth Verification Report on your behalf. The following is a list of approved Personal Net Worth Verifiers:

MDD Forensic Accountants

Jarrett Reaume
1959 Upper Water Street, Suite 1301
Halifax, NS  B3J 3N2
Tel: 902-406-8886
Fax: 902-422-2388
Email: jreaume@mdd.com
Website: https://mdd.com/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/mdd1933/

Roy Tong, Senior Manager,
Provincial Nominee Program Services
Suite 2200, MNP Tower,
1021 West Hastings St.
Vancouver, BC  V6E 0C3
Tel: 1-778-374-2102
Fax: 604.685.8594
Email: Roy.tong@mnp.ca or NBPNP@mnp.ca
Website: http://lp.mnp.ca/acton/media/25546/nbpnp-en

Grant Thornton LLP
Krista Han
570 Queen St, 4th Floor
PO Box 1054
Fredericton, NB  E3B 5C2
Tel: 506-858-2525
Fax: 506-453-7029
Email: NBimmigration@ca.gt.com
Website: www.grantthornton.ca     
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/GrantThorntonLLPFredericton/?hc_ref=ARSb3ouF2f1gPGt0bhrUj5yDghA4Em37kqegr9FE06qDJSjBwz4wjmgFSiUIjtRGvWI&fref=nf

Designated NB Immigration Representatives

If you decide to use a pay for fee representative, you must submit your file though a representative that has been designated by the Department. Otherwise, the application will be refused. The following is a list of NB designated representatives:

Canadian International Capital Inc.
Chris Somers
Suite 1300, Cogswell Tower
2000 Barrington St.
Halifax, Nova Scotia
Phone: 1-902-482-9437
Fax: 1-902-422-2178
Email: cgs@cicnova.ns.ca
Website: www.cicnova.com

K.B.L. International Services Inc.
Contact: Shane Cassidy
24 Coburg St.,
Saint John, NB E2L 3J5\
Phone: 1-506 693 6366
Fax: 1-506 693 8217
Email: shanecassidy@kblcdn.com
Website: www.kblcdn.com

Mike Byrne  B.A. LLB  Broker
Law Office of Mike Byrne
560 Main Street, S280 A
Saint John, N.B.  E2k 1J5
Phone: 1-506-649-5000
Email: mbyrne@nb.aibn.com
Website: http://mikebyrnelaw.com

Sunrise Trade and Immigration Ltd.
Contact Name: Enid Cui
520 King St, Suite 840
Fredericton, NB E3B 6G3
Phone: 1- 506-455-7106

Email: immigration@sunriseltd.ca
Website: www.sunriseltd.ca
Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/Sunrisetradeandimmigration

Swallow Immigration Consultancy Inc.
Contact Name: Nousheen Pourjahani, Kayvon Ameeri
56 Avonlea Court, Unit 100
Fredericton, NB  E3C 1N8
Phone: 1-506-206-8585
Email: info@swallowimmigration.ca
Website: www.swallowimmigration.ca