Nova Scotia Nominee Program Entrepreneur Stream

Program Requirements

  • Be 21 years old age or older
  • Agree to reside in Nova Scotia
  • Have a net worth of at least CAD$600,000
    • Unencumbered net business and personal assets that are readily available for transfer to Canada
    • Verified by Nova Scotia Office of Immigration designated Net Worth Versifiers by registered as a designated Net Worth Versifier
  • Agree to make a minimum capital investment of CAD$150,000 to establish a business in Nova Scotia
  • Have a minimum of 3 years experience actively managing and owning a business(1/3 ownership minimum) in the last 10 years or more than 5 years experience in a senior business management role in the last 10 years
  • Have a score of at least 5 on the Canadian Language Benchmark in speaking, listening, reading and writing in English or French
  • Have a minimum Canadian high school diploma or equivalent foreign credential