129th Express Entry Draw Issues 3,900 Invitations

October 31, 2019
Canada issued 3,900 invitations in Express Entry draw held on October 30 with a CRS score of 475 in favor of the candidates for applying and seeking permanent residence. 

129th Express Entry Draw Issues 3,900 Invitations

Impressive Performance in Canadian Immigration

Additionally, after this draw the total invitations reached a figure of 71,700 in this year in the Express Entry system.
Express Entry administers the candidates’ pool for three Federal immigration programs involving top skills in Canada. These are: 

• Canadian Experience Class

• Federal Skilled Trades Class 

• Federal Skilled Worker Class, 

All the Eligible candidates get a rank in the pool arrived on the basis of a score in its Comprehensive Ranking System, depending on factors like age, education, work experience and proficiency in English or French. Additionally there is no requirement to have a Canadian job offer for eligibility.

A specific number of well performing candidates receive the invitation to seek permanent residence in regular Express Entry draws classically taking place every fortnight.

Many Developments Mark the Draw

Today the CRS cut-off was high owing to the fact of a gap of 28 days between draws held for all programs. Canada held a small, Federal Skilled Trades Class-specific draw On October 16.

A long period between such draws generally results in a high CRS score because extra, high scoring candidates get time for entering their profile in the pool. The cut-off score on October 2nd was 464 and today it was an increase of 11 points over it. Moreover, IRCC has applied the mechanism of tie break with 29th August, 2019, set at 03:50:24 UTC. With this all candidates possessing the CRS score of as well as above 475, entering the Express Entry profile prior to that specific date and time, were in a position to get the ITA.

Canada placed a high admission targets for the Federal High Skilled immigration programs for two years. 

Other Options for Candidates

Furthermore, the candidates in Express Entry having a low score and aiming for improving the score, have many options like improving the language scores, and obtaining the provincial nomination on the way to permanent residence. The successful candidates having the provincial nomination get 600 extra CRS points which is a guarantee to get the permanent residence invitation to apply.

In The last weeks provincial nominee programs aligned with Express Entry in Alberta, Saskatchewan, Nova Scotia, British Columbia and Manitoba issued 2,000 invitations in favor of Express Entry candidates.

Saskatchewan had a major draw October 18 and invited almost 1,000 candidates and also on October 24th it invited 550 candidates. Nova Scotia invited 430 candidates having the work experience of registered nurses as well as registered psychiatric nurses by using the Labor Market Priorities Stream. 

Provinces Perform Well

Additionally, Alberta also selected Express Entry candidates who had the CRS scores of 350 in the October 9th selection round through its Alberta Express Entry Stream.  For seeking the provincial nomination the first step involves entering the Express Entry profile in the pool.

The work experience and a score of 8 in reading, listening, and speaking and 7 in writing in IELTS is good in obtaining an ITA now.

In case the government holds large draws every two weeks there will be decreased CRS cut-off threshold. Finally with the provincial nominee programs doing well new doors are opening to benefit Express Entry candidates. 

We bring all the facts and details of the draws and our patrons can contact us.

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