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Provincial Nominee Certificate Refusals: Any Relief?

September 26, 2011

In the upcoming issue of Immquest we explore appellate relief in the PNP stream.  The article asks the following questions:

The Canadian Provincial Nominee Program (PNP) is now a popular and well entrenched category for permanent residence to Canada based upon a foreign national’s ability to become economically established in Canada.   Given that a PNP Certificate does not confer legal immigration status, nor does it guarantee that a subsequent application for permanent residence will be approved can a negative decision be challenged?  If so, what is the legislative authority?  

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