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Entrepreneur Category
Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program (SINP) is designed to help entrepreneurs establish their businesses in Saskatchewan. SINP can provide an alternate and quicker means of entry into Canada. It allows Saskatchewan to nominate applicants, who qualify under criteria established by the province, to the federal government for landed immigrant status. The SINP offers:

The ability to select applicants whose skills and abilities best fit the province's
Application processing times that are faster than other federal immigration
  classes; and
Assistance from Provincial Immigration Officers who are readily available
  to explain program requirements and processes.

1. Have a minimum of 3 -5 years business ownership experience or senior
2. Have a minimum personal net worth of CDN $250,000;
3. Conduct a comprehensive Exploratory Visit to Saskatchewan (at least five
   working days) that includes a Visitation Seminar and interview with a SINP Officer;
4. Submit a Business Proposal or Relocation and Settlement Plan
5. Make a minimum, verifiable investment of CDN $150,000 into starting a new business
   or buying outright an existing business, and have an active management role in the
   day-to-day operation of the business;
6. Intend to own at least 33.3% of your business in Saskatchewan (with a minimum
   investment of CDN $150,000). If you will not own 33.3% of your business, you must
   invest a minimum of CDN $1 million into the business, in either case, you must have
   an active management role in the day-to-day operation of the business;
7. Make a deposit of CDN $75,000 into a trust account and sign a Performance
   Agreement based on your Business Proposal or Relocation and Settlement Plan.
* Processing Period: 1 year and 6months ~ 2 years approximately
* Key Sectors
   Agriculture and agri-value, Biotechnology, Culture
   Energy, Environmental Industries, Forestry
   Information Technology and Telecommunications
   Mining, Tourism, Value Added Processing and Manufacturing
Processing Steps