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Essential Steps to Express Entry

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When considering if you qualify for Express Entry it is important to ensure the following: 1) You qualify under one of the four immigration programs used by Express Entry Federal Skilled Worker Federal Skilled Trades Canadian Experience Class Provincial Nominee 2) You will be able to afford your application and the Canadian government fees 3) […]

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Quick Tips for Express Entry

Ensure you have your language scores and credential assessment (if required for your program) ready when applying Ensure all information you enter into your profile is correct Ensure you can support all information on your application with the required documents Ensure you can access all require documents within a 60 day window Ensure you have […]

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Questions You Should Ask Before Applying For Express Entry

Are you under 35? Your ideal age would be under 35, but you can earn points up until the age of 44 Do you have any higher education? You would ideally have one year of post secondary education or more (more than high school Diploma alone) Are you fluent in English? You would ideally be highly […]

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First Express Entry Draw of 2017

The first draw under the Express Entry system for 2017 took place on January 4th, 2017. Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada handed out 2,902 Invitation to Apply which makes this the largest draw in the history of the Express Entry system. The minimum score for this round was 468. This is the lowest score selected since April 20th, 2016.  […]

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Express Entry Score Continues to Drop

On September 21st, 2016 Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada did their 20th draw of 2016 under Express Entry and handed out 1,288 Invitations to Apply to immigrate to Canada. The minimum score for this round was 483. This is the lowest score selected since July 13th, 2016. It is is expected that the score will remain high […]

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Saskatchewan Provincial Nominee Program Closes

Saskatchewan Provincial Nominee Program Closes in less then 48 Hours On August 30th, 2016,  the Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program announced on their website that they have re-opened the Occupations in Demand Sub – Category. The program is now closed again. This Provincial Program is for those who are already in the Express Entry Pool and meet the […]

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Express Entry Scores to Drop in 2016

Immigrating to Canada With Express Entry Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (formerly know as Citizenship and Immigration Canada) has been giving presentations recently to potential immigrants regarding the Express Entry System. One of these presentations was taped by a member of the audience and can be viewed at the link below. Recently, at a Newcomers […]

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Express Entry Draw for April 20th, 2016

On April 20th, 2016 Citizenship and Immigration Canada did their 9th draw of 2016 under Express Entry and handed out 1,018 Invitations to Apply to immigrate to Canada. The minimum score for this round was 468. This means that of those selected, the person with the lowest score did not have a job offer or a Provincial nomination. To date […]

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Express Entry Report for 2015

Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC), formerly known as Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) has released a detailed report of the Express Entry System as of January 3rd, 2016. It has given valuable insight into a number of details that were previously unknown for most people applying to, or already in, the Express Entry Pool. As […]

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Your Simplified Guide to Express Entry

After twelve months of the Express Entry system, many are still unable to figure out the full process, documents required, eligibility criteria and how a Provincial Nomination works. We have therefore put together this simplified guide to Express Entry to assist those still struggling to understand how the program works and if they qualify. We have […]

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