NOC 55109 For Canada Immigration

NOC 55109 Other performers


Immigrating to Canada with the job code of Other performers using the Express Entry Permanent Residency pathway requires that you correctly identify the National Occupation Classification (“NOC”) Code for your occupation.


The NOC code is the most important piece of information you require to immigrate to Canada. Without knowing your job classification or NOC code you are unable to work out your eligility to immigrate to Canada or make an application. The NOC is developed and maintained between Statistics Canada (STC) and Employment and Social Development Canada (ESDC).


The National Occupation Classification for Other performers is Noc 55109.


Note: NOC 55109 Other performers replaces NOC 5232. The new NOC structure for “Other performers, n.e.c.” uses the NOC Code 55109 and the Skill requirement of Short work demonstration and no formal educational requirements..

The level of demand in Canada for NOC 55109 is Average to High. This means that according to Statistics Canada, the role of Other performers in Canada currently has more jobs advertised than available candidates.


Why Do I Need to Know the NOC Code for Other performers?


Whenever applicants for Canadian Immigration are asked to identify work experience, they must do so on the requisite forms by stating the NOC code that best fits their employment, skills and  experience. Some Canada immigration pathways are only open to applicants that have experience in occupations identified by very specific NOC codes.


Training, Education, Experience and Responsibility (TEER)


  • The NOC structure for “Other performers, n.e.c.” uses the NOC Code 55109 and the Skill requirement of Short work demonstration and no formal educational requirements..


  • The TEER level for 55109 is Short work demonstration and no formal educational requirements..


Employment Description for 55109 Other performers


To be able to use National Occupation Classification 55109 your work history and experience should closely match the following description:


  • “This unit group includes circus performers, magicians, models, puppeteers and other performers not elsewhere classified. They are employed by circuses, nightclubs, theatre, advertising and other production companies or may be self-employed.”


Canada Visa Options for NOC 55109


There are a number of Canada Visa options for NOC 55109 including:


  • Federal Skilled Visas


  • Canadian Experience Class


  • Provincial Nomination


Provincial Nominee Programs (PNPs) which use the NOC 55109


NOC code 55109 is used for Provincial Nomination in following streams:


  • PNP Skilled Worker streams


  • PNP Semi-Skilled Worker streams


  • PNP Graduate streams


  • PNP Family Sponsorship streams.


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