On the 3rd of April, the Government of Canada issued new Invitations for Permanent Residence application to Express Entry applicants using a minimum ranking score of 451 points as the benchmark.
During the previous Express Entry Draw held on the 20th of March, the minimum score used was one point higher than the 3rd April draw -exactly 452 points.
For three consecutive draws, it has been observed that the minimum Comprehensive Ranking Score (CRS) has reduced, and this reduction can be traced to the short and consistent time frame between draws.
Detail About Latest Express Entry Draw
The draw held on the 3rd of April had the tie break rule of 07:35:09 UTC, on the 9th of January, 2019. Every applicant whose CRS score was 451 and above, and who submitted an Express Entry profile before the said time, on the 3rd of April, was invited to apply for Permanent Residence in the country.
Express Entry System is in charge of the applicants in the Canadian Economic Immigration Programs. Applicants are graded using scores in a Comprehensive Ranking System.
An already determined number of applicants are selected based on their scores to apply for Permanent Residence in Canada during the regular draws.
So far, with the issuance of 3,350 Invitations to Apply on the 3rd of April, the Express Entry System has issued 24,550 invitations to applicants this year.
Looking at the national target for 2019, it can be said that Canada is running ahead of its target having set out to invite 89,800 people this year. The chart considers the number of invitations issued in 2019 and in the year 2018 is 24,550 and 17,500 respectively.
It has been observed that for the past five consecutive draws, Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada has issued 3,350 invitations to Apply for Permanent Residence to candidates.
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