Express Entry Draw Recently Held On November 9, 2022: The latest express entry draw took place on November 9, 2022. This was the first draw of November and issued 4750 invitations. The minimum CRS score requirement for this draw was 494 points. In the previous draw, the CRS cut-off was 496 points and dropped by only two points this time. However, the number of invitations issued is the same as the previous draw. So, any applicant in the pool with a CRS score of 494 or more will receive an ITA. In this post, there will be a detailed explanation of getting Canadian PR through express entry.
Express Entry Proof of Funds updated by Canada to immigrate: On 5th July, 2021 Canada updated the Proof of Funds amount that are needed to immigrate to Canada. Moreover, the update has been made to the candidates who are seeking to apply in Federal Skilled Worker Program (FSWP) and Federal Skilled Trades Program (FSTP). However, this does not apply to candidates who have a valid job offer in Canada. Also, you must ensure yours eligibility before travelling to Canada.
Travelling to Canada? General Information you need to know: This pandemic has already impacted the whole world in worst ways. Canadian immigration is among those that has been impacted a lot. However, with vaccination process, Canada have been easing the travelling restriction in the first phase which is initiating from 5th July, 2021. Fully vaccinated travelers can now skip quarantine as of 12:01 AM Eastern time. Moreover, they are also not required to exercise Day 8 testing. Visitors or Canadians whoa re arriving Canada are not required to stay at the Government Authorized hotels and wait for their on-arrival test results. However, dependent adults and children who are still not vaccinated must compulsory need to quarantine for 14 days (hotel is not compulsory) irrespective of travelling to Canada along with fully vaccinated people.
All people visiting Canada must undergo pre and post arrival test to ensure that even the fully vaccinated travelers are not having any Covid related symptoms. Also, they needs to submit all documents/information to ArriveCAN to prove that they are fully vaccinated. Read More
TRtoPR IRCC Eligibility Criteria more clarity for 6 new immigration pathway: IRCC released new guidelines on 26th May to guide the IRCC staff to assess the applications of international graduate and essential worker streams. 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. The English-speaking International Graduate stream already reached its maximum cap of 40,000 applications within 24-48 hours. However, IRCC is still open to explore any possibilities to adjust the quotas under different streams, said by Immigration Minister Marco Mendicino. The essential Worker Stream under two English-speaking category have 11,000 applications submitted. In this post you will get to know the detailed TRtoPR IRCC Eligibility Criteria explained by the Immigration Authorities.