IMMIGRATE To Canada, New Brunswick

New Brunswick
Entrepreneurial program

You will have to intend to start your business in that province

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Have an eligible connection to New Brunswick; and be between 22-55 years of age;
  • Have a score of at least 5 on the Canadian Language Benchmark in English or French; and
  • Have completed a minimum of two years of full-time post-secondary education after completing
    high school; and
  • Have a verifiable personal net worth of at least US$452 000 of which US$226 000 must be
    liquid and unencumbered funds; and
  • Have at least three out of five years of experience in managing and owning a business (at least
    33.3% of ownership);

  • Have five years out of five of experience in a senior business management position or more;
  • Want to live in New Brunswick, while owning and managing a local business; and be able to
    invest at least US$188 000 of your own funds in establishing a business in NB.

Process: This is the only entrepreneur program that leads directly from the nomination to the
Permanent residency status with a US$75 535 good faith deposit that the applicant will start a
business .

i) Legal fees to Desjardins Lawyers: US$11 300

ii) Management fees to Provincial Representatives that includes a) assistance with the immigration application; b) arranging the tour during the exploratory trip to New Brunswick; c) sourcing potential business opportunities in New Brunswick; and d) assistance with preparing the required business plan and arranging the required investment: US$41 500

iii) Processing fees: US$1 500

Total: US$54 300


In order to start the process:

1) Please complete this Questionnaire 
2) Complete this Schedule 4A (Download Acrobat Reader to open this document)
3) Send a copy to of:

  • Your Resume;
  • Your Spouse Resume;
  • The Principal Applicant’s IELTS result (if available)
  • The Principal Applicant’s passport copy
  • Your narrative*

* Narrative you must submit with your application a narrative document bearing your signature and describing how your present financial resources, both family and business, were accumulated. This document could, for example, present information on the following points:

  • Employment income: date, amount and source for each year of employment;
  • Business income: amount accumulated while the applicant managed the business as well as dates the business was in operation,share of distributes profits and accumulated profits;
  • Investment income: shares, units, bonds (date and purchase price, sale price and current market value), interest, dividends, capital gains (date, amount and source)
  • Dates and amounts of each investment made;
  • Cumulative gains on personal assets: real estate (date and purchase price, sale price and current market value), other;
  • Inheritance, donations and non-bank loans: date, amount and source, accompanied by documents confirming;
    • the identity of the donor and/or lender and his financial capacity to give or lend;
    • the transfer of sums borrowed and their complete or partial repayment;


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