How to Apply for Canada PR after getting PNP approval

Did you get invitation from province to apply for PR?


After getting PNP approval you need to apply for PR

Name of the class you need to apply to IS

Application for Permanent Residence – Provincial Nominee Class (IMM P7000)

When you apply for PR you must provide all required documents

If you do not provide all the requested information and the documents from the checklist, your application will be returned to you.

Need documents information?

For this click here for the required documents checklist

You need to fill all the following forms and submit them:

  1. Generic Application Form for Canada (IMM 0008) (PDF, 553.83KB)
  2. Additional Dependants/Declaration (IMM 0008DEP) (PDF, 424.19KB), if applicable
  3. Schedule A – Background/Declaration (IMM 5669) (PDF, 776.39KB)
  4. Schedule 4: Economic Classes – Provincial Nominee (IMM 0008 – Schedule 4) (PDF, 1.40MB)
  5. Schedule 4A: Economic Classes – Provincial Nominee – Business Nominees (IMM 0008 – Schedule 4A) (PDF, 1.46MB), if applicable
  6. Additional Family Information (IMM 5406) (PDF, 570KB)
  7. Supplementary Information – Your travels (IMM 5562) (PDF, 1.76MB)
  8. Separation Declaration for Minors Travelling to Canada [IMM 5604] (PDF, 609.23KB), if applicable
  9. Statutory Declaration of Common-law Union (IMM 5409 ) (PDF, 636.51KB), if applicable
  10. Document Checklist (IMM 5690) (PDF, 395.04KB)
  11. Use of a Representative (IMM 5476) (PDF, 648.31KB), if applicable

If you are not able to open this form and the following error message is on the screen.

Then you need to download adobe acrobat pro on your laptop or PC.

If your application is incomplete it may be returned to you and this will delay the processing of your application.

If you need more space for any section, print out an additional page containing the appropriate section, complete it and submit it along with your application.

and one more important thing is

Generic Application Form for Canada (IMM 0008) must be filled you, the principal applicant

The Generic Application Form for Canada [IMM 0008] must be validated with 2D barcodes.

for that you just need to click on validate button in the form if you do any mistake you must correct it and validate again

next are few questions and answers from IMM008 FORM so you can get an Idea if only applying for PR after PNP

questions are following and we are providing answers only for PNP approval applicants 

From the list, select the Program under which you are applying:

chose “Economic” in question 1,

select one of the following

  • Provincial Nominee

Enter the total number of family members included in your application. This includes yourself and any family members, regardless of whether they intend to accompany you to Canada or not.


  • You have to pay fees online click here
  • Then you need to print the fees receipt and need to send it with the application by mail

Mail the Application

You must send all forms reacquired documents and documents checklist and fees receipt in the envelope.

Regular mail:

Affix sufficient postage (top right of the envelope)Sender (top left of the envelope)(Your name)
(Your Address)
(Your Postal Code)Recipient (center of the envelope)
Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship
Provincial Nominee Class
Centralized Intake Office
PO BOX 1450
Sydney, NS
B1P 6K5

Or by courier:

Affix sufficient postage (top right of the envelope)Sender (top left of the envelope)(Your name)
(Your Address)
(Your Postal Code)Recipient (centre of the envelope)Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship
Provincial Nominee Class
Centralized Intake Office
49 Dorchester Street
Sydney, NS
B1P 5Z2

The application must be signed and dated before it is submitted.

Submit the application form

When submitting your application, to ensure your encoded data is captured, you must include the last page or pages which contain your unique barcodes. See the image below:

Note: This page is only available when you complete your application electronically (on a computer).

AND YOU MUST VISIT Government’s site to access all information 

About forms, fees, and all necessary instructions and to submit  click here

If you can apply and the government is providing you with all free information do not go to anyone to do that.

You should not pay anyone please do it by yourself.

We wish you all the best

Once you get approval for the PR application then you can click here to apply for a PR card.

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