• More Invitations Issued in Latest Express Entry Draw
  • January 26, 2017
  • Law Firm: Fragomen Del Rey Bernsen Loewy LLP - New York Office
  • Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) conducted its 48th Express Entry draw today.
    • IRCC issued 3,334 invitations to those candidates who have submitted a profile to apply for permanent residence. This is yet another increase from the 2,902 invitations issued in the last draw.
    • The minimum qualifying score for this draw was 459.
    The frequency and size of Express Entry draws are at the discretion of IRCC.

    What This Means for Employers and Foreign Nationals

    Candidates may wish to seek their employer’s assistance to apply for a Provincial Nomination if an increase of their score is necessary.