(Eleventh successive draw with Comprehensive Ranking Score under
November 13th 2015 - Canadian Immigration authorities conducted
the 20th round of invitations under Express Entry, inviting 1506
applicants for permanent residence. The lowest Comprehensive
Ranking Score (CRS) was 484. It was the eleventh successive draw
Express Entry System with a CRS score under 600 and the
fifteenth draw where the lowest CRS score was under 600.
Express Entry is an immigration system implemented by Canadian
immigration authorities ("CIC") on January 1, 2015 which
manages skilled worker applications under Federal Economic
programs. This includes the Federal Skilled Worker Program, the
Skilled Trades Program the Canada Experience Class and certain
parts of the Provincial Nominee Program.
Through October 23rd 2015, CIC conducted 20
draws, issuing 26,505 invitations to apply for permanent
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October 12th, 2016 - Immigration authorities conducted the 21st round of invitations under Express Entry in 2016 and 44th overall, inviting 1518 applicants for permanent residence with a lowest CRS score of 484.
October 19th, 2016 - Immigration authorities conducted the 22nd round of invitations under Express Entry in 2016 and 45th overall, inviting 1804 applicants for permanent residence, the largest number ever. The lowest CRS score was 475, a decline from the previous draw.
September 21st, 2016 - Immigration authorities conducted the 20th round of invitations under Express Entry in 2016 and 43rd overall, inviting 1288 applicants for permanent residence with a lowest CRS score of 483.
A unique feature of the new Canada express entry immigration system is that candidates can improve their comprehensive ranking score while in the express entry pool, without submitting a new application. We review important strategies.
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