Express Entry: 512 PNP candidates invited to apply for permanent residence

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Wed, 04 Aug 2021 17:54:46 +0000

Canada’s August 4 Express Entry draw targeted candidates who had previously received provincial nominations. Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) invited 512 candidates with scores of at least 760. The relatively high score was because Provincial Nominee Program (PNP) candidates automatically get 600 points when they receive their provincial nomination. In the previous PNP invitation […]

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British Columbia invited 374 PNP candidates in new draws

Credit to Author: Alexandra Miekus| Date: Wed, 04 Aug 2021 13:16:17 +0000

British Columbia invited 374 immigration candidates in two Provincial Nominee Program (PNP) draws held on August 3, 2021. Since February, British Columbia has been conducting two separate rounds of invitations twice a month as part of its PNP program. The province holds a general draw and a second draw targeting retail and wholesale trade managers […]

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How to sponsor your spouse from the Philippines

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Fri, 30 Jul 2021 09:00:23 +0000

The first step to sponsoring your spouse for Canadian immigration is to make sure you are eligible. Are you a Canadian citizen, or permanent resident? Are you over the age of 18? Can you financially provide for your spouse, any dependent children, and yourself? See if You’re Eligible for Spousal Sponsorship These are some of […]

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BC PNP invites 59 immigration candidates in Tech draw

Credit to Author: Alexandra Miekus| Date: Wed, 28 Jul 2021 13:05:28 +0000

B.C. invited 59 immigration candidates who work in key technology occupations to apply for a provincial nomination on July 27. The new invitations were issued through the BC PNP Tech, which is part of the British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program (BC PNP). Those invited through B.C’s Tech draws must meet the requirements of one of British Columbia’s Express […]

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IRCC: Canada welcomed over 35,000 new immigrants in June

Credit to Author: Kareem El-Assal| Date: Wed, 28 Jul 2021 09:00:50 +0000

Canada recorded its strongest month for new permanent resident arrivals during the pandemic in June 2021, according to the office of Immigration Minister Marco Mendicino. In a recent Globe and Mail article, the minister says “We are going to make good on our commitment to land 401,000 new permanent residents.” Find Out if You’re Eligible […]

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How to apply for Canada’s new TR to PR open work permit

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Mon, 26 Jul 2021 17:41:54 +0000

Canada has released the guide for how essential workers and international students can apply for an open work permit. The new instructions from Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) are for those who applied for the new temporary residence to permanent residence (TR to PR) pathways. The department has published the official instructions online. Launched […]

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Express Entry: CRS in new CEC draw matches 2nd lowest score

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Thu, 22 Jul 2021 18:24:47 +0000

A total of 4,500 Express Entry candidates received invitations to apply for Canadian permanent residence on July 22. Canada’s immigration department invited candidates with scores of at least 357. Candidates needed to be eligible for the Canadian Experience Class (CEC) in order to be invited. Also, if they had the minimum score they were only […]

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Saskatchewan PNP draw invites 280 candidates

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Thu, 22 Jul 2021 15:08:59 +0000

Saskatchewan held a new draw on July 21, inviting 280 immigration candidates to apply for a provincial nomination. The invitations went to candidates who may be eligible for a nomination from the Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program (SINP), specifically from the International Skilled Worker category. Of those invited, 84 may be eligible for the SINP’s Express Entry subcategory, and […]

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Express Entry: 462 invited in new PNP draw, CRS drops

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Wed, 21 Jul 2021 17:16:18 +0000

Canada invited 462 Express Entry candidates to apply for permanent residence on July 21. All invited candidates had previously received a nomination from a Provincial Nominee Program (PNP). This is why the score cut-off was relatively high at 734. Provincial nominees in the Express Entry pool automatically get 600 points added to their score. Without the […]

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BC PNP issues new invitations, temporarily suspends entrepreneur applications

Credit to Author: Alexandra Miekus| Date: Wed, 21 Jul 2021 12:09:59 +0000

British Columbia issued 383 invitations to immigration candidates in Provincial Nominee Program (PNP) draws conducted on July 20. Since February, B.C. has been conducting two separate draws under its PNP program on a bi-monthly basis. The province holds a general draw and a second draw targeting retail and wholesale trade managers as well as restaurant […]

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