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Second Express Entry Draw of August issues 3,600 invitations with CRS 457 and above

Latest Express Entry Draw held on August 20, 2019, issued a total 3,600 invitations to candidates with CRS score 457 and above to apply for Canada Permanent Residence. To be eligible to apply in the Express Entry pool, candidates have to meet the eligibility criteria of any of the three Canada’s Federal economic categories - the Federal Skilled Worker Class, Federal Skilled Trades Class, and Canada Experience Class.

 The Express Entry System is considered as the main source for skilled workers to want to immigrate to Canada. Eligible candidates are entered into the pool and given with a CRS score based on the factors like age, education, skilled work experience, and English/French language, etc. The candidates with the highest score are issued with ITA for permanent residence through subsequent draws take place in the Express Entry pool.

Majority of Canada provinces have dedicated streams aligned with the Federal Express Entry System that allows express entry candidates to apply for provincial nomination.  Express Entry candidates who receive a provincial nomination certificate from the province gets additional 600 points in their overall CRS score and also, increases the chances of getting an invitation to apply in the subsequent Express Entry Draw.

Releasing two Federal Express Entry Draws within 8 days, there are a few provincial programs that have invited Express Entry candidates. In the Latest British Columbia Tech Pilot Draw held on August 13, a total of 73 skilled and Express Entry candidates were invited to apply for provincial nomination.  Also, Prince Edward Island issued 143 invitations to candidates t apply for a provincial nomination. And on the same day August 15, Saskatchewan issued 150 invitations, out of which, 45 were linked with Express Entry.

The major one, a total of 997 candidates were invited to apply for a provincial nomination under Ontario OINP in its Human Capital Priorities Stream. Candidates having work experience in one of the ten In-demand occupations were selected.

For availing more information about Canada Express Entry System or if you want to apply for Canada permanent residence, you can always call on helpline number +91-7042184185 or send your queries to info@makevisas.com.