Express Entry: Canada invites 761 PNP candidates

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Wed, 29 Sep 2021 18:58:24 +0000

Canada invited 761 Express Entry candidates to apply for permanent residence on September 29. Invited candidates had previously received nominations under a Provincial Nominee Program (PNP), which amounts to an automatic 600 points added to their base Express Entry score. As a result of the award, candidates needed a score of at least 742 in […]

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Should I enter Canada’s Express Entry pool now?

Credit to Author: Daniel Levy| Date: Wed, 22 Sep 2021 13:05:16 +0000

“Should I enter the Express Entry pool now?” This is a valid and excellent question you may be asking yourself. If so, you are not alone. Canada is aiming to welcome the highest levels of immigration in its history to support its post-COVID economic recovery. Under its 2021-2023 Immigration Levels Plan, Canada is seeking to […]

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Liberals win Election 2021: What does it mean for Canadian immigration?

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Tue, 21 Sep 2021 03:03:50 +0000

Justin Trudeau’s Liberal Party has won its third straight Canadian election, according to news networks such as CTV and CBC. Note: This is a developing story. CIC News will continue to update it as election results are finalized. Following a 36-day campaign, the news networks are forecasting that the Liberals will form another minority government. […]

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Express Entry: Canada invites 521 PNP candidates

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Wed, 15 Sep 2021 17:45:53 +0000

Canada invited 521 Express Entry candidates to apply for permanent residence on September 15. All invited candidates had previously received nominations under a Provincial Nominee Program (PNP), which amounts to an automatic 600 points added to their base Express Entry score. As a result of the award, candidates needed a score of at least 732 […]

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Express Entry: Canada holds first CEC draw of September

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Tue, 14 Sep 2021 17:20:56 +0000

Canada invited 2,000 Express Entry candidates to apply for permanent residence on September 14. Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) invited Canadian Experience Class (CEC) candidates with scores of at least 462. Invited candidates now have 60 days to apply for permanent residency. Get a Free Express Entry Assessment This draw comes later than expected, […]

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Canadian immigration: What can we expect after the election on September 20?

Credit to Author: Kareem El-Assal| Date: Wed, 08 Sep 2021 13:00:46 +0000

The federal election taking place on September 20 will shape Canada’s immigration system for up to the next four years. The election result is the most important event in Canada’s immigration system since the federal government is largely responsible for the policies that impact the system. The Constitution outlines immigration as an area of shared […]

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Express Entry: Canada invites 635 PNP candidates

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Wed, 01 Sep 2021 18:24:32 +0000

Another 635 Provincial Nominee Program (PNP) candidates in the Express Entry system have been invited to apply for permanent residence. Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) held its latest draw on September 1. The minimum score cutoff was 764, since all candidates had a provincial nomination worth 600 points in the Express Entry system. The […]

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Express Entry: CEC candidates need CRS of at least 403 to receive invitation in new draw

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Thu, 19 Aug 2021 17:37:52 +0000

Canada invited 3,000 Express Entry candidates to apply for permanent residence on August 19. Invited candidates needed to be eligible for the Canadian Experience Class (CEC), with scores of at least 403. This is one point less than the previous CEC draw score cutoff. Candidates who had the minimum score were only included if they had […]

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Express Entry: Canada invites 3,000 CEC candidates

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Thu, 05 Aug 2021 19:06:24 +0000

Canada invited 3,000 Express Entry candidates to apply for permanent residence on August 5. Invited candidates needed to be eligible for the Canadian Experience Class (CEC), with scores of at least 404. Get a Free Express Entry Assessment In the previous CEC draw, candidates needed a score of 357. This score requirement was tied with the […]

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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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