The minimum CRS score points in the latest Express Entry Draw of has been dropped to 452 points. 3,311 invitation to apply has been sent to candidates in the pool of Express entry.
This draw which has been held on May 1st, invited candidates through on of the specific program .
This draw only invited the candidates who applied for permanent residency of Canada under Canadian Experience Class (CEC).
The minimum score shows 3 points drop from the Last draw held on April 16th , specifically held for Canadian Experience Class candidates.
There was an Express Entry draw specifically for provincial nominee program with the minimum CRS score of 692 , just yesterday on April 29th.
In the draw#145 , 589 Express Entry candidates received invitation to apply . All these candidates had provincial nominee approval and then invited by the government of Canada through PNP program.
As you know all the candidates who have job offer with a provincial nominee approval receive 600 extra points to boost their CRS score .
If you consider today’s draw , Canada has issued 34,300 invitation to apply in the year 2020 so far
program specific invitation on the rise
In the past we were not used too see so much program specific draws. But since the covid-19 , Immigration and citizenship Canada has started to accept more and more candidates who are already residing in Canada instead of accepting candidates from outside.
The most important requirements for candidates in Canadian Experience Class is having at least one year of work experience in Canada. By decreasing the CRS score Canada is trying to avoid entrance of new immigrants to the country for the health reason.
You can calculate your CRS score on our website and if you are interested to start your Express Entry application, You can fill the Free Assessment form and one of the specialist in the team of our best immigration consultants and best immigration lawyers will help you.