- Accommodation, food services and retail trade sectors,
- Low-wage positions above the current cap,
- In-home caregiver positions where there is a live-in requirement or
- Any position if you have had a Labour Market Impact Assessment revoked in the past 2 years.
However, now, the province of Alberta would not process most of the applications under the Low-Wage and High-Wage Streams. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, all new and pending LMIAs for positions in Alberta must be on the list of exempt occupations to be eligible for processing otherwise, it will be refused until further notice.