Minimum Express Entry CRS Score Of 353? You Could Qualify For Alberta Immigration…

Minimum Express Entry CRS Score Of 353? You Could Qualify For Alberta Immigration…
Express Entry candidates with Comprehensive Ranking System scores as low as 353 received invitations in the latest Alberta immigration draw. Two draws took place on April 1 and April 14, the seventh and eighth draws of the year through the Alberta Immigrant Nominee Program.  Alberta has also now conducted three draws since the coronavirus crisis took hold in Canada. In the April...

BC PNP Tech Pilot Draw: 91 Invitations Issued Targeting 29 Occupations

BC PNP Tech Pilot Draw: 91 Invitations Issued Targeting 29 Occupations
British Columbia immigration has targeted 91 IT candidates in a new BC PNP Tech Pilot draw. The April 21 draw featured invitations through four streams of the British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program.  Minimum scores were 85 for all four streams. The featured streams were: SI – Skilled Worker SI – International Graduate EEBC – Skilled Worker EEBC - International Graduate Read More New...

New British Columbia Immigration Draw Sees 271 Invitations Issued

New British Columbia Immigration Draw Sees 271 Invitations Issued
British Columbia immigration has issued 271 invitations to apply with specific criteria related to the coronavirus outbreak in a new provincial draw, The April 16 draw saw British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program officials move to exclude occupations in tourism, hospitality, food and beverage services, retail and others where a high-volume of applicants have recently been approved. “The COVID-19 pandemic continues to...

COVID-19: Canada Introduces New Rules For Mandatory Isolation

COVID-19: Canada Introduces New Rules For Mandatory Isolation
Canada has made it mandatory for every traveller to present credible 14-day isolation or quarantine plan under new rules announced by the federal government to combat the spread of COVID-19. The rules apply whether the traveller shows coronavirus symptoms or are asymptomatic. The isolation cannot happen in a place where they would be in contact with vulnerable people, such as those...

Keep Submitting Expressions of Interest, Says PEI Immigration

Keep Submitting Expressions of Interest, Says PEI Immigration
Prince Edward Island immigration says it wants candidates to continue submitting Expressions of Interest despite the coronavirus crisis. In an email, the PEI Office of Immigration said: “We encourage all potential applicants to create an expression of interest when they meet program criteria as we may perform unscheduled draws in this period of uncertainty.” The Prince Edward Island Provincial Nominee Program...

Manitoba Immigration Issues LAAs to 153 Candidates in New Provincial Draw

Manitoba Immigration Issues LAAs to 153 Candidates in New Provincial Draw
A new draw through the Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program saw 153 Letters of Advice to Apply issued to skilled workers and international graduates. The April 9 draw saw LAAs issued through three MPNP streams. Skilled Workers in Manitoba received 123 LAAs, with the lowest-ranked candidates scoring 500 points. International Education Stream candidates received 14 LAAs. The final 16 LAAs went to Skilled Workers...

Minimum Scores Drop To 85 In New British Columbia PNP Tech Pilot Draw

Minimum Scores Drop To 85 In New BC PNP Tech Pilot Draw
The minimum score dropped to 85 in the latest British Columbia immigration draw, which targeted BC PNP Tech Pilot candidates. Skilled workers and international graduates received 147 invitations in the April 7 draw, which featured four streams of the British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program.  Minimum scores were 85 for all four streams: SI – Skilled Worker, SI – International Graduate, EEBC...

Alberta Invites 136 Express Entry Candidates With Scores As Low As 300

Alberta Invites 136 Express Entry Candidates With Scores As Low As 300
Minimum Comprehensive Ranking System scores dropped as low as 300 as Alberta issued 136 Notification of Interest Letters in the latest Alberta Express Entry draw. The March 18 draw was the sixth of the year through the Alberta Immigrant Nominee Program. Important requirements for the Alberta Express Entry stream are that candidates have stated an interest in immigrating permanently to the...

Coronavirus-Specific Conditions For New British Columbia Immigration Draw

Coronavirus-Specific Conditions For New British Columbia Immigration Draw
British Columbia immigration introduced specific criteria related to the coronavirus outbreak as it conducted a new provincial draw, issuing 311 invitations to apply.  The March 30 draw saw British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program officials move to exclude categories and occupations at the sharp end of the impact of the COVID-19 lockdown. “The COVID-19 outbreak has had an impact on the provincial...

Saskatchewan Immigration Targets 71 Occupations With 205 Invitations

Saskatchewan Immigration Targets 71 Occupations With 205 Invitations
Saskatchewan immigration’s latest  Expression of Interest draw targeted 71 occupations with 205 invitations to apply.  The March 26 Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program draw featured invites through the Occupations In-Demand stream. There were 275 invites issued, with a minimum score of 75 points. The draw was the 14th since the SINP significantly expanded its list of eligible occupations, from 19 to 218. Read More New...