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Express Entry can become easily quite expensive, but can you put a price on your dream country?
Price per category - In Canadian Dollars (CAD)
- Language tests: around 300 CAD per test.
- Medical exams: it varies immensely on the country, let's assume it's around 200 CAD.
- Provincial nomination, if applicable: between 250 CAD (New Brunswick) and 1,500 CAD (Ontario).
- Other miscellaneous expenses: certificates, notaries, translations, courier deliveries, affidavits, biometrics etc. Let's assume an average of 175 CAD, per person.
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Express Entry (EE) Fees Summary Table
Let's assume for the sake of this simulation that each person takes only one language test, and no provincial nomination.
|Category||Single - No kids||Couple - No kids||Couple - One kid|
|Application Processing Fee||850 CAD||1,700 CAD||1,930 CAD|
|Right of Permanent Residence Fee||515 CAD||1,030 CAD||1,030 CAD|
|Educational Credential Assessment||300 CAD||600 CAD||600 CAD|
|Language test||300 CAD||600 CAD||600 CAD|
|Medical exam||200 CAD||400 CAD||600 CAD|
|Other expenses||175 CAD||350 CAD||525 CAD|
|Total||2,340 CAD||4,680 CAD||5,285 CAD|
Provincial Nominee Program (PNP) Fees Summary Table
With regards to Provincial Nominee Programs (PNP), there are additional fees to incur in case you go through the process.
|Provincial Nominee Program (PNP)||Fee per application|
|Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP)||1,500 CAD|
|British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program (BC PNP)||1,150 CAD|
|Alberta Immigrant Nominee Program (AINP)||500 CAD|
|Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program (MPNP)||500 CAD|
|New Brunswick Provincial Nominee Program (NBPNP)||250 CAD|
|Nova Scotia Nominee Program (NSNP)||0 CAD|
|Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program (SINP)||350 CAD|
|Newfoundland and Labrador Provincial Nominee Program (NLPNP)||0 CAD|
|Prince Edward Island Provincial Nominee Program (PEIPNP)||300 CAD|
|Northwest Territories Nominee Program (NTNP)||0 CAD|
|Yukon Nominee Program (YNP)||0 CAD|