Northwest Territories

NWT offers great opportunities to applicants become part of Canada with their professional skills and experience.

Category

  • Skilled Worker
  • Critical Impact Worker
  • Entrepreneur Business

Requirement

Skilled Worker

  • Permanent full time job offer in NOC occupation of A, B, or 0.
  • Certification or accreditation for occupation to work.
  • Have a license or be accepted by the Territorial body governing the occupation or trade, if applicable;
  • Not a refugee applicant.
  • Employer registered with operating for min. 1 year.
  • Be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident.
  • Compensation given for job that fit with local wage standards.

Critical Impact Worker

  • Permanent full time job offer in sector/ occupation that falls in level NOC C or D.
  • Temporary works permit with 6 months work experience here.
  • Proof of financial fund support.
  • Not a refugee applicant.
  • Employer is registered & doing business for min.6 months.
  • Hired a Canadian citizen or permanent resident.
  • Wage given is equal with local standards.

Entrepreneur Business

  • State proposal to invest in business.
  • Minimum investment of $300,000 CAD in the Yellowknife area or min. $150,000 CAD outside the Yellowknife area on business.
  • Minimum personal net worth of $500,000 CAD inside Yellowknife area or minimum net worth of $250,000 CAD outside the Yellowknife area.
  • Good experience & education to work the business plan.
  • Understanding of Northwest Territories economy.