There are other categories which can be facilitative for investments to the wine industry. For example, for Americans and Mexicans, there is the Investor Category under NAFTA, which has the advantage of not having any fixed investment guidelines. If an applicant is short of what is required under the provincial nomination program, or is not interested perhaps in long-term immigration prospects, NAFTA investors may be for them.
The Ministry’s website has a list of the example of fields where the Program will not support nominations. The vast majority of this is in fields where labour market information shows that there is a very good supply of workers and no indication of skilled shortage. Many of the others are in occupations in which post-secondary education or training is less than as normally required for technical or trade qualifications […]