Newfoundland and Labrador Point Calculator

Newfoundland and Labrador Point Calculator (NLPNP Points) 2020 helps the government in assessing the required eligibility for applicants who wish to immigrate to the state of Newfoundland and Labrador. The applicants need to score 67 points out of 100 points on the Newfoundland and Labrador Points Calculator for being eligible to apply to the Expression of Intunder the Newfoundland and Labrador PNP for being able to Immigrate to Canada and getting a Canadian Permanent Residency Permit.  Once the candidate has scored 67 points on the points grid the candidate also needs to apply to the Newfoundland & Labrador Express Entry Skilled Worker Express Entry profile where they’ll have to submit their profiles to the Express entry system and their profiles will then be picked up by their selected province for immigration.

Newfoundland & Labrador Express Entry

Candidates who are eligible to enter the federal Express Entry pool and are interested in living and working in Newfoundland and Labrador may apply to the Newfoundland and Labrador Express Entry.

This stream allows the province to nominate individuals who are already in Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada’s (IRCC) Express Entry pool and who have the necessary education, skilled work experience, language ability, and other factors to help them settle successfully and integrate into Newfoundland and Labrador’s labor market and communities.

To enter the federal Express Entry pool, candidates must be eligible for one of the three federal economic immigration programs:

  1. Federal Skilled Worker Program
  2. Federal Skilled Trades Program
  3. Canadian Experience Class

Candidates who meet all eligibility requirements of one of these three federal programs must begin by creating an Express Entry profile. Based on the information the candidate submits, his or her profile will be given a Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) score and the top-ranking profiles will be invited to apply for Permanent Residence. Receiving a Provincial or Territorial Nomination will boost the candidate’s score by 600 CRS points, greatly increasing his or her chance of being invited to apply for Permanent Residence.

The Newfoundland and Labrador PNP Point Calculator 2020

 Following are the factors with their allocated points:-

Selection factorPoints
Education and trainingMaximum 28 points
Skilled work experienceMaximum 20 points
Language abilityMaximum 27 points
AgeMaximum 12 points
Connection(s) to the Newfoundland and Labrador labour market and adaptabilityMaximum 13 points
TotalMaximum 100 points
Pass mark:67 Points

Factor 1: Education

The Education factor in the Newfoundland and Labrador point calculator 2019 helps in the assessment of the applicants highest level of education. If the applicant was a student of any of the newfoundland colleges and universities then he/she gets leverage. Otherwise the most points under this category are 25 points for having a Doctoral degree better known as a Phd.

Master’s or Doctorate degree (PhD)28
University Degree that required at least three years of full-time study23
Trade certification equivalent to journeyperson status in Newfoundland and Labrador (Approval by the Department of Advanced Education and Skills is required)23
Degree, diploma or certificate that required at least two years of full-time post-secondary study, or certificate equivalent18
Degree, diploma or certificate that required at least one year of full-time post-secondary study, or certificate equivalent to a trade certificate15
Less than one year of post-secondary studyIneligible

Factor 2: Language Skills

Language proficiency is a major part of Newfoundland Immigration Requirements as the province needs to make sure that the candidate has fluency in the official language of the state. Candidates can score maximum 28 points under this category.

First official languagePoints
CLB level 8 or higher27
CLB level 723
CLB level 621
CLB level 519

Factor 3: Skilled Work Experience

The work experience sub head under newfoundland and labrador immigration is to help in assessing the candidate’s existing experience in a profile that is mentioned in the newfoundland and labrador jobs list. Having work experience in a job listed in the occupation in demand in newfoundland and labrador list 2019. This category helps the candidate to get a maximum 15 points.

Experience in the five most recent years prior to applicationPoints
5 years15
4 years12
3 years9
2 years6
1 year3
Experience in the six to 10-year period prior to applicationPoints
5 years7
4 years6
3 years5
2 years4
1 year2

Factor 4: Age

The age factor in the Newfoundland and Labrador Points Calculator 2019 (NLPNP Points) is an essential part of the NLPNP application form that is required for being able to speed up the NLPNP Processing Time. The maximum points under this head are 12 points given to people in the age group of 18 to 35 years.

Younger than 18 years0
18-21 years8
22-33 years12
50 years and above0

Factor 6: Connection(s) to the Newfoundland and Labrador labour market and adaptability

Candidates are awarded the points on the basis of connections with the Newfoundland. If the main candidates is accompnied by the main applicant as well, they can also earn points under this stream. Candidates cannot claim points for spouse who is the citizen or the permanent resident.

Close relative in Newfoundland and Labrador

The applicant or accompanying spouse has a close relative that is a Canadian citizen or Permanent Resident residing in Newfoundland and Labrador – includes:

  • ✍ parent,
  • ✍ sibling,
  • ✍ grandparent,
  • ✍ aunt,
  • ✍ uncle,
  • ✍ niece,
  • ✍ nephew,
  • ✍ cousin and
  • ✍ step-family members or in-laws of the same relationships.
Previous work experience in Newfoundland and Labrador (principal applicant only)

The applicant worked in Newfoundland and Labrador for at least twelve months in the past five years on a valid work permit.

Previous student experience in Newfoundland and Labrador (principal applicant only)

The applicant studied at a recognized Newfoundland and Labrador educational institution for at least one full-time academic year on a valid study permit.


After scoring the 67 Points on the Newfoundland and Labrador PNP Points Calculator the candidate can then move on and submit their profile in the NLPNP Express Entry Pool for getting a Provincial Nominee Certificate from the state. Candidates can also apply for a Provincial Nomination under the Atlantic Immigration Pilot Program (AIPP). Which helps the candidate to easily immigrate to the four Atlantic Provinces of Canada.

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