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October 30, 2019

In today's Express Entry Draw, the IRCC issued 3,900 invitations to individuals with a cut-off score of 475+.  This CRS score is higher than last year's average which remained between 440 - 445.

At the beginning of 2019, IRCC decreased the number of ITAs issued per draw to 3,350 which resulted in CRS scores above 450+.  With draw sizes having increased to 3,600 mid-year, draw scores are now declining below 460 points.

IRCC will invite 85,000 individuals to apply...

In today's Express Entry Draw, the IRCC issued 3,900 invitations to individuals with a cut-off score of 464+.  This CRS score is higher than last year's average which remained between 440 - 445.

At the beginning of 2019, IRCC decreased the number of ITAs issued per draw to 3,350 which resulted in CRS scores above 450+.  With draw sizes having increased to 3,600 mid-year, draw scores are now declining below 460 points.

IRCC will invite 85,000 individuals to apply...

September 18, 2019

In today's Express Entry Draw, the IRCC issued 3,600 invitations to individuals with a cut-off score of 462+.  This CRS score is higher than last year's average which remained between 440 - 445.

At the beginning of 2019, IRCC decreased the number of ITAs issued per draw to 3,350 which resulted in CRS scores above 450+.  With draw sizes having increased to 3,600 mid-year, draw scores are now declining below 460 points.

IRCC will invite 85,000 individuals to apply...

September 4, 2019

In today's Express Entry Draw, the IRCC issued 3,600 invitations to individuals with a cut-off score of 463+.  This CRS score is higher than last year's average which remained between 440 - 445.

At the beginning of 2019, IRCC decreased the number of ITAs issued per draw to 3,350 which resulted in CRS scores above 450+.  With draw sizes having increased to 3,600 mid-year, draw scores are now declining below 460 points.

IRCC will invite 85,000 individuals to apply...

In today's Express Entry Draw, the IRCC issued 3,600 invitations to individuals with a cut-off score of 457+.  This CRS score is higher than last year's average which remained between 440 - 445.

At the beginning of 2019, IRCC decreased the number of ITAs issued per draw to 3,350 which resulted in CRS scores above 450+.  With draw sizes having increased to 3,600 mid-year, draw scores are now declining below 460 points.

IRCC will invite 85,000 individuals to apply...

In today's Express Entry Draw, the IRCC issued 3,600 invitations to individuals with a cut-off score of 459+.  This CRS score is higher than last year's average which remained between 440 - 445.

In 2019, IRCC has decreased the number of ITAs issued per draw to 3,350 which is resulting in CRS scores above 450+.  Draw sizes of 3,800+ are required in order to see CRS scores in the 440 - 445 range.

IRCC will invite 85,000 individuals to apply for Permanent...

A Procedural Fairness Letter is commonly issued for the following reasons:

  • Misrepresentation

  • ​Medical Inadmissibility

  • Criminal Inadmissibility

  • ​Genuineness of the relationship

  • Express Entry:  Wrong NOC, employment letter, insufficient evidence

  • Security Reasons

If you find yourself in a situation where IRCC sends you a Procedural Fairness Letter (PFL) it is extremely important to submit a detailed response with strong factual arguments.  Most individuals do not...

In today's Express Entry Draw, the IRCC issued 3,600 invitations to individuals with a cut-off score of 460+.  This CRS score is higher than last year's average which remained between 440 - 445.

In 2019, IRCC has decreased the number of ITAs issued per draw to 3,350 which is resulting in CRS scores above 450+.  Draw sizes of 3,800+ are required in order to see CRS scores in the 440 - 445 range.

IRCC will invite 85,000 individuals to apply for Permanent...

In today's Express Entry Draw, the IRCC issued 3,350 invitations to individuals with a cut-off score of 462+.  This CRS score is higher than last year's average which remained between 440 - 445.

In 2019, IRCC has decreased the number of ITAs issued per draw to 3,350 which is resulting in CRS scores above 450+.  Draw sizes of 3,800+ are required in order to see CRS scores in the 440 - 445 range.

IRCC will invite 85,000 individuals to apply for Permanent...

In today's Express Entry Draw, the IRCC issued 3,350 invitations to individuals with a cut-off score of 450+.  This CRS score is higher than last year's average which remained between 440 - 445.

In 2019, IRCC has decreased the number of ITAs issued per draw to 3,350 which is resulting in CRS scores above 450+.  Draw sizes of 3,800+ are required in order to see CRS scores in the 440 - 445 range.

IRCC will invite 85,000 individuals to apply for Permanent...

The long awaited Parental Sponsorship Draw results were released today.  In total 27,000 individuals will be invited to sponsors their parents who entered the first-come first-served draw in January.

The Parental Sponsorship has been a much debated program over the last 3 yeas as IRCC has changed the format and requirements over and over.  The latest change for 2019, introduced a first-come first-served model, which is probably the least equitable format it has ever been.  Consensus is that a lar...

In today's Express Entry Draw, the IRCC issued 3,350 invitations to individuals with a cut-off score of 451+.  This CRS score is higher than last year's average CRS score which remained between 440 - 445.

In 2019, IRCC has decreased the number of ITAs issued per draw to 3,350 which is resulting in CRS scores above 450+.  Draw sizes of 3,800+ are required in order to see CRS scores in the 440 - 445 range.

IRCC will invite 85,000 individuals to apply for Perma...

In today's Express Entry Draw, the IRCC issued 3,350 invitations to individuals with a cut-off score of 451+.  This CRS score is higher than last year's average CRS score which remained between 440 - 445.

In today's Express Entry Draw, the IRCC issued 3,350 invitations to individuals with a cut-off score of 452+.  This CRS score is higher than last year's average CRS score which remained between 440 - 445.

In 2019, IRCC has decreased the number of ITAs issued per draw to 3,350 which is resulting in CRS scores above 450+.  Draw sizes of 3,800+ are required in order to see CRS scores in the 440 - 445 range.

IRCC will invite 85,000 individuals to apply for Perma...

January 30, 2019

In today's Express Entry Draw, the IRCC issued 3,350 invitations to individuals with a cut-off score of 438+. This is the lowest CRS score seen in over 1 year.   Should CIC maintain draws every 2 weeks with a draw size of 3,500 or higher, we could see CRS scores in the 432 - 435 range.


As evidenced in past years, the CRS score is typically lower at the beginning of the year than the latter half of the year.

In 2019, CIC will issue 85,000 invitations to apply for Permanent...

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