Express Entry Draw 63: The latest Express Entry draw came out with 543 invitations under Canada permanent residency. For the first time in the history of the Express Entry program, 2 distinct categories of applicants were separated for achieving Invitations to Apply (ITAs). Moreover, Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) placed 2 distinct minimum Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) score. 400 applicants were selected under the Federal Skilled Trades program (FSTP) with CRS 199, and 143 applicants under provincial nominee program with a CRS 795. These invited applicants will now submit their application for Canada permanent residency visa.
Applicants who attained an ITA are allowed to apply for Canadian permanent residency through Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC). Family members who are going to accompany the primary applicant such as spouse or common-law partner, dependent children are also eligible under Canada PR visa to reside in Canada.
Applicants who want to submit their application for Canada permanent residency under one of the program named, Federal Skilled Worker Class (FSWC), Federal Skilled Trades Class (FTSC), or Canadian Experience Class (CEC), should first submit their profile in the Express Entry pool of Candidate. After this each individual will be given a CRS score depending on the factors such as age, education, work experience, language capability etc. All profiles are ranked in the Express Entry pool on the basis of their CRS score, and then IRCC periodically organize Express Entry draws in order to invite the highest-ranking profiles from the pool to apply for Canada Permanent Residency.
Updated Express Entry Draw 2016 -2017: Last 2 months
|Date||Number of Invitation||
Minimum CRS score
|Express Entry draw 63||May 26||Provincial Nominee program (PNP): 795||Provincial Nominee program (PNP): 795|
|Federal Skilled Trades Class (FSTC): 400||Federal Skilled Trades Class (FSTC): 199|
|Express Entry draw 62||May 17||3,687||415|
|Express Entry draw 61||May 4||3,796||423|
|Express Entry draw 60||April 19||3,665||415|