The federal government is asking Canadians for their say on the
future of immigration by answering a series of questions in an online survey.
For the next month Canadians can access the questionnaire on the
Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada website to give their
views on everything from the annual numbers of immigrants to the
importance of the role they play and how they fit in with the
The online survey will form part of the decision-making process
also including round-table discussions and stakeholder
Immigrants Central to Canada's Success
"Canada's strength lies in its diversity," the
IRCC statement said.
"Our diversity is closely tied to immigration and is a
valued part of Canada's story—we are asking Canadians to
help us write the next chapter.
Interested employers: Kindly contact us
here to receive further information. Interested candidates: Find out whether you
qualify to Canada by completing our
free on-line evaluation. We will provide you with our
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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.
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Canada received more than 320,000 immigrants in the last 12 months, approaching levels not seen since the early 20th century. The per capital immigration rate at .88%, is consistent with previous Liberal government policies.
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