Alberta Issued 159 Invitations In The Latest PNP Draw Held On February 16, 2021
Alberta PNP draw invites Express Entry candidates with CRS of at least 352
The Alberta Immigrant Nominee Program invited a total of 159 Express Entry candidates to apply for the Alberta Express Entry stream. Invited candidates only needed a Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) score of at least 352. These candidates can now apply for a provincial nomination, which will bump them to the top of the Express Entry pool.
British Columbia Issued A Total Of 444 Invitations In The Latest BC PNP Draw Held On March 2, 2021
The minimum scores for the largest draw ranged between 83 and 97 points. A total of 418 were invited in this draw. There was also a separate draw conducted for retail and wholesale trade managers (NOC 0621) and restaurant and food service managers (NOC 0631), where 26 invitations were issued to candidates with scores of at least 118.
Canada invited 671 Express Entry candidates to send in their applications for permanent residence on March 8.
Express Entry candidates who get a provincial nomination are automatically given 600 points on top of their original human capital score. Meaning those who had the minimum score of 739, had a Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) score of 139 without the provincial nomination.
British Columbia Conducted Latest Tech Pilot Draw Invites 95 Skilled Candidates On March 9, 2021
The British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program (BC PNP) Tech Pilot draw issued invitations to candidates under the Express Entry BC and Skills immigration categories. Selected candidates who were from the Skilled Worker and International Graduate subcategories needed a minimum provincial score of 80.
Saskatchewan Issued 248 Invitations In The Latest EOI Draw Held On 11 March, 2021
The Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program (SINP) invited candidates from the International Skilled Worker category. Of those invited, 72 may be eligible for the SINP’s Express Entry subcategory, and 176 may get the nomination through the Occupations In-Demand sub-category.
Manitoba invited 299 immigration candidates to apply for a provincial nomination on March 11
This is the Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program (MPNP)’s fifth draw of the year. Skilled workers and international graduates were issued Letters of Advice to Apply (LAAs) through the following three streams, along with their minimum Expression of Interest (EOI) score requirements:
Skilled Workers in Manitoba— 261 invitations with a minimum score of 459;
International Education Stream— 3 invitations with a minimum score of 728; and
Skilled Workers Overseas— 35 invitations.