Express Entry Score Continues to Drop

On August 9th, 2017 Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada handed out 2,991 Invitation to Apply through the Express Entry system. The minimum score for this round was 433. The previous draws for 2017 have been as follows: January 4th, 2017 – 2,902 invitations – Minimum score of 468 January 11th, 2017 – 3,334 invitations –…

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Express Entry Draw for July 12th, 2017

On July 12th, 2017 Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada handed out 3,796 Invitation to Apply through the Express Entry system. The minimum score for this round was 440.   The Draws for 2017 have been as follows: January 4th, 2017 – 2,902 invitations – Minimum score of 468 January 11th, 2017 – 3,334 invitations – Minimum score of 459…

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New Canadian Citizenship Requirements

On June 19th, 2017 Bill C-6, an Act to amend the Citizenship Act and make consequential amendments to another Act, received Royal Assent, which means changes to the Canadian Citizenship requirements will becoming into effect immediately, later this fall and in early 2018. Below is a list of the changes which will be coming into effect:  …

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Canada Announces Global Talent Stream

On June 12th, 2017, Immigration Refugees and Citizenship Canada announced a new program called the Global Talent Stream.Immigration Refugees and Citizenship Canada states that the aim of the Global Talent Stream is to “give employers a faster and more predictable process for attracting top talent and new skills to Canada….”   The Global Talent Stream…

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New Scoring System for Express Entry

On June 5th, 2017, Immigration Refugees and Citizenship Canada announced upcoming changes to the Comprehensive Ranking System Score for those using the Express Entry System. Effective, June 6th, 2017, applicants in the Express Entry pool will now be allocated with points under the Comprehensive Ranking System for having a sibling in Canada or for having…

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