Minimum CRS Score Drops To 350 In New Alberta Express Entry Draw

The minimum Comprehensive Ranking System score dropped to 350 in the latest draw through the Alberta Express Entry stream. The January 9 draw saw 150 candidates receive Notification of Interest letters for the Alberta Immigrant Nominee Program stream. Important requirements are that candidates have stated an interest in immigrating permanently to the province, and are […]

Ontario issues first Express Entry-linked invitations of 2020

242 Express Entry candidates invited through French-Speaking Skilled Worker Stream Ontario issued its first Express Entry-linked invitations of the new year on Friday, inviting 242 candidates to apply for a nomination for Canadian permanent residence through its French-Speaking Skilled Worker Stream. The stream is one of three Ontario immigration pathways that are aligned with the […]

Provincial Nominee Program updates open new possibilities for Express Entry candidates

Provincial activity in the third quarter of 2019 includes selection rounds and innovations to Express Entry-aligned programs   Provinces across Canada continued to innovate and improve their immigrant nominee programs this past quarter.   Ontario, Saskatchewan and New Brunswick made changes directly affecting Express Entry candidates; Alberta, Manitoba and Prince Edward Island (PEI) held selection […]

Canada’s provinces have held nearly 10 times as many draws as Express Entry this year

Provincial nominee programs offer more opportunities to a wider range of immigration candidates   There might be easier options than Express Entry for achieving your goal of Canadian permanent residence. The Express Entry system is Canada’s main source of skilled foreign workers, managing the profiles of candidates for the Federal Skilled Worker Class, Federal Skilled […]