25. A foreign national of the economic class must, to file an application for selection under the regular skilled worker program, have filed with the Minister an expression of interest to settle in Québec and have been invited by the Minister to file the application.
The first paragraph does not apply to a foreign national who has already been selected as permanent resident by the Minister under the regular skilled worker program and who files an application to add or remove a family member.
O.C. 963-2018, s. 25; O.C. 1030-2019, s. 31.