• Yukon Business

Yukon Business Nominee Program

The Yukon Business Nominee Program (YBNP) is for individuals with proven business skills who want to live in Yukon, and who want to own and operate a business and make a significant contribution to the community.

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants must meet the requirements listed below to be eligible to apply under this program:

  • A minimum net worth of C$250,000 including C$150,000 in liquid assets obtained legally.
  • Relevant entrepreneurial or business management experience.
  • Minimum score of 56 on the Assessment Grid.

If the applicant is approved by the YBNP – Business Category, in order to earn a nomination for permanent residency he/she will be required to:

    • Establish a successful business venture in one of the industries in the Strategic Sector List.The applicant must demonstrate a minimum C $150,000 investment in the business with no less than 1/3 ownership.


  • Invest in a business in one of the industries listed on Strategic Sector List of at least C$1,000,000.
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The Process

  • Step 1:

    Submission of a complete application to YBNP.

  • Step 2:

    Interview in Yukon. Applicants who are successful will be provided with a Letter of Support for a two year federal temporary work permit.

  • Step 3:

    Applying fo work permit at visa office responsible for the applicant’s country of origin.

  • Step 4:

    Developing the Business. When the applicant arrives in Yukon, he/she has up to two years to develop a business as described in the submitted Business Plan.

  • Step 5:

    Issuance of a nominee certificate upon substantial progress developing the business by completion or even before completion of two years.

  • Step 6:

    Making a separate application to the Government of Canada for permanent resident visas.

  • Step 7:

    Medical and security examinations and issuance of permanent resident visas.


YBNP Application Fee: No Fee

Federal Processing Fee: C$ 550 for each person 19 years and over, C$ 550 for each child

Right of Permanent Residence Fee: C$ 490 for main applicant, C$ 490 for spouse

Free Canada Immigration Assessment

Fill out the following simple free Questionnaire. We will assess your eligibility based on more than 60 different Canadian immigration programs and send you the result within 48 hours!

About Canada

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