Priority Sectors

February 26th, 2024 Update re: Priority NOC codes:

As of February 26th, 2024 applications from the following NOC code will no longer be considered Priority:

  • 62200 – Chefs

Applications from this NOC code received in full prior to February 5th, 2024 at 11:59pm will continue to be assessed by the Committee in first come, first served order.

Expanded Priority NOC Codes

As of February 26th, 2024, the Committee will consider the following NOC codes as priority NOCS: 

  •  All NOC codes under the following TEER levels are considered priority EXCLUDING those that come from NAICS 722512, 44711 & 44719 (Limited Service Eating Places and Gas Stations):
      • TEER 0 (Management Occupations)
      • TEER 1 (Occupations that usually require a University degree)
  • The following specific NOC codes are considered priority EXCLUDING those that come from NAICS 722512, 44711 & 44719 (Limited Service Eating Places and Gas Stations):
      • 12011 – Supervisors, finance and insurance office workers
      • 12200 – Accounting technicians and bookkeepers 
      • 13100 – Administrative officers
      • 13102 – Payroll administrators
      • 14200 – Accounting and related clerks
      • 14400 – Shippers and receivers
      • 52100 – Library and public archive technicians
      • 63201 – Butchers – retail and wholesale 
      • 63202 – Bakers
      • 82030 – Agricultural service contractors and farm supervisors
      • 84120 – Specialized livestock workers and farm machinery operators
      • 94103 – Concrete, clay and stone forming operators
      • 94106 – Machining tool operators 
      • 94219 – Other product assemblers, finishers and operators 
      • 95101 – Labourers in metal fabrication 
      • 95103 – Labourers in wood, pulp and paper processing 
      • 95104 – Labourers in rubber and plastic products manufacturing 
      • 95106 – Labourers in food and beverage processing

UPDATE: June 25, 2024. The pilot intake is now CLOSED. The North Okanagan Shuswap RNIP is not accepting any applications and has now closed. Please continue to check back here as information about the new Rural Community Immigration Pilot (RCIP) becomes available.

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