Great news for candidates waiting for an invitation in the Express Entry pool.
Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) has conducted a new Express Entry draw for Provincial Nominee Program (PNP) candidates.
The latest Express Entry draw held on October 24, 2023, saw invitations being issued to 1,548 Express Entry-PNP candidates. Invited candidates also required a minimum CRS score of 776 to be eligible to receive an invitation.
The previous Express Entry PNP draw was held on May 10, 2023.
Apply under Express Entry. Check eligibility now!
Ministerial Instructions respecting invitations to apply for permanent residence under the Express Entry system #269 - October 24, 2023
Type of draw: Provincial Nominee Program
If more than one candidate has the lowest score, the cut-off is based on the date and time they submitted their Express Entry profiles.
Previous Express Entry-PNP Draws in 2023
|No.||Date||Round Type||ITAs Issued||Min CRS score|
|248||May 10, 2023||Provincial Nominee Program||589||691|
|242||March 1, 2023||Provincial Nominee Program||667||748|
|241||February 15, 2023||Provincial Nominee Program||699||791|
|239||February 1, 2023||Provincial Nominee Program||893||733|
Express Entry draws are typically conducted at regular two-week intervals, on a Wednesday. The timing, frequency, and CRS score of these draws are determined by the IRCC - and can vary depending on various factors including, the Canadian economy, labor market, and the immigration targets set in the Canada Immigration Level Plans for 2023-2025.
If you’ve been invited
If the IRCC has invited you to apply for Canada PR in this invitation round, you’ll receive a message in your account notifying you:
You will need to show proof of the information provided in your Express Entry profile. If the IRCC finds you have submitted false information or left out important details, they could:
Next, you can check eligibility to apply for Canada PR for the program you’ve been invited to apply under – and make sure you’re still eligible. By thoroughly understanding the program requirements and prerequisites – you will be more prepared to apply.
The expected Canada Express Entry next draw prediction is November 01, 2023.
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