Yukon Nominee Program (YNP):

Yukon Business Nominee Program is not an "investment program", but participants are required to contribute money to their business to ensure its viability. For individuals who are interested in making passive investments, the Government of Canada offers an immigrant investor program.

 

Yukon is seeking people with entrepreneurial skills who can participate in Yukon's business community and help expand and diversify our economy. Yukon will be of particular interest to those persons who savour the outdoors and want to be part of the future development of the territory.

 

Eligibility:

  • Have a minimum of five (5) years of senior management or direct entrepreneurial experience in a business similar to the one proposed;
  • Have a minimum net worth of CDN$250,000;
  • Invested a minimum of $150,000 CDN equity into starting or buying a business;
  • Have visited Yukon at least once, and, as a consequence, have an understanding of Yukon's business and social environment; and
  • Can demonstrate reasonable communication skills in one of Canada's official languages in order to operate a business in Yukon.