Immigration Refugees Citizenship Canada (IRCC) introduced new immigration programs for about 90,000 people which includes the students who are international graduates and the essential workers to become permanent residents of Canada, along with an infinite number of applicants who can speak the French language. So this May six new immigration programs will be launched by the Canadian government for international students, essential workers, and French speakers to get their permanent residency in Canada.
6,000 Caregivers for Canada to be finalized by the end of 2021: Immigration Minister of Canada announced new rules and measures for the caregivers to finalize their permanent residency in Canada. By December 31, 2021, the immigration department of Canada has a plan to finalize over 6,000 application of caregivers who want to become permanent residents of Canada. Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) gives a statement on April 15, in which they state that the caregivers who have complete work experience as well their family member in Canada only those applications will be finalized.
Canada held CEC Express Entry CRS draw on 16th April 2021 which is the second largest in the history of Express Entry. After the previous draw on April,1 for the new immigrants, this draw invited 6000 CEC i.e. Canadian Experience Class candidates for applying to the Permanent Residency in Canada. Also, this draw was 15 points lesser than the previous draw of 432 CRS points. Immigrants who are invited to apply for permanent residence in Canada, have to fulfill the eligibility criteria for the Canadian Experience Class (CEC) program. Those candidates who will receive an invitation to apply (ITA) are considered eligible candidates and should have a score of at least 417.
The Canadian government used to conduct an Express Entry draw approximately every two weeks. So it is predicted that the next Express Entry draw will be getting released soon on 30th April 2021. In the recent scenario, it is observed that there has been a trend is followed by the Immigration Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) that is they are conducting the draw on the basis of dates that occurs about every 15 days. Read More
British Colombia so far in the year 2021 issued 3,441 invitations to the candidates so as to apply for Provincial nomination using Provincial Nomination programs (PNP) under various streams and categories. The candidates were issued invitations to different streams that are from the Express Entry BC (EEBC), Skills Immigration (SI), and the streams of the British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program (BC PNP).
On 14th April 2021, Honorable Marco E.L. Mendicino of IRCC i.e. Immigration, Refugee and Citizenship, has announced a unique pathway to get permanent residency for 90,000 International Graduates & Essential Temporary Workers who are currently contributing to the economy of Canada. This policy will help permanent residency to international students and essential workers who are working the eligible occupation as per the Canadian Government list. This has been introduced to accelerate the recovery of the economy of Canada. The focus of this program will be on temporary workers employed in our hospitals and long-term care homes and on the frontlines of other essential sectors. It will also encourage international graduates who are driving the economy of tomorrow. Read More
New Express Entry draw was held in Alberta on April 6, in Which they invited the candidates under Express Entry to apply for the provincial nomination program (PNP). Recently, about 1,209 invitations were issued by Alberta to the Express Entry candidates who can apply for the provincial nomination program (PNP) in the year 2021. Alberta invited 200 candidates under Express Entry through Alberta Immigrant Nominee Program (AINP) so as to apply for the Express Entry stream of Alberta. This year the requirement for the Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) score was 302, which means it is one point more than the previous two draws.
On April 14, 2021, Canada held an Express Entry draw for the new immigrants. 266 new immigrants are invited to apply for permanent residence in Canada. The candidates will only receive an invitation to apply (ITA) if they are nominated under Provincial Nomination Program (PNP) program. Read More
If you are a resident of Canada and you want your spouse or the common-law partner to stay with you, you can sponsor your spouse from Hong Kong to Canada for Canadian citizenship. To apply for the sponsorship of your spouse you have to fulfill the required eligibility criteria. Read More
Recently, the Canadian immigration department has given some updates on the processing timelines during COVID so as to reflect the applicant’s operational capacity during the coronavirus pandemic. In the new update came from the Immigration Refugees Citizenship Canada (IRCC) gives a look into the status of application processing of several programs of immigration. IRCC recently has said that due to the COVID-19 pandemic the immigrants might get some time delay in the processing of their immigration applications.