Choose a stream to find out how to get nominated:
Streams for workers
The AINP has 2 streams for foreign workers who are living and working in Alberta, or plan to live and work here:
Qualified candidates who live and work in Alberta and have a job offer from an Alberta employer can apply for an AINP nomination.
Qualified candidates with an Express Entry profile may be invited by AINP to apply for nomination for permanent residence.
Streams for entrepreneurs
The AINP has 2 streams for entrepreneurs who plan to live in Alberta and buy or start a business in the province:
International graduates of approved Alberta post-secondary institutions who want to start a business or buy an existing business can submit an Expression of Interest (EOI).
Experienced farmers who plan to buy or start a farm in Alberta can apply for permanent residence.
How to estimate processing times for applications and determine which streams are accepting applications.
Forms and other resources for the Alberta Immigrant Nominee Program.
For individuals who applied under AINP streams, categories or initiatives that are now closed.
If you have questions about the program, contact us here.