Today, Express Entry Draw invited record 1,032 PNP profiles to apply for permanent residency (PR). Applicants having a Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) score of 698 or above received the invitations. This draw was only for applicants who has a provincial nomination from one of the Canadian provinces. CRS cut off score dropped by 39 points as compared to previous draw. Last Express Entry PNP draw was on November 24 which declared cut of score of 737.
Total of 14,032 profiles have been invited in Express Entry PNP (Provincial Nominee Program) only draws this year. In these draws, highest CRS cut off was 813 in January. Last 7 express entry draws were PNP only as Canada has already met it’s target for economic immigration this year.
Eligibility For This Express Entry Draw:
To be eligible for Provincial Nominee Program Express Entry Draw you need:
- A valid express entry profile in any of the three categories; Federal Skilled Worker (FSW), Federal Skilled Trades (FST), or Canadian Experience Class (CEC); AND
- Provincial Nomination from one of the Canadian provinces. Having a provincial nomination gives 600 points to the profiles in the Express Entry system.