Countrywide Visas

Latest News
Generic selectors
Exact matches only
Search in title
Search in content
Post Type Selectors

Latest Express Entry Draw Issues 730 Invitations for Permanent Residency

Immigration to Canada
5/5 - (1 vote)

New Express Entry Draw Issues 730 Permanent Residency Invitations

Today, January 31st, the third Express Entry draw of 2024 saw 730 invitations to apply (ITAs) for Canadian permanent residency being issued.

The draw, conducted by IRCC, targeted Express Entry profiles with a Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) score of 541 or higher.

Compared to the previous general draw on January 23, the CRS cutoff score experienced a slight decrease of 2 points.

Key details from today’s Express Entry Draw include:

1. Number of invitations issued: 730

2. Minimum rank required for invitation: 730 or above

3. Date and time of round: January 31, 2024, at 15:18:02 UTC

4. CRS score of the lowest-ranked candidate invited: 541

5. Tie-breaking rule: July 15, 2023, at 10:52:08 UTC

Break in case of a tie: If multiple candidates share the lowest score, the tiebreaker is determined by the day and time of submission of their Express Entry profiles.

 

The number of invitations has consistently decreased since the inaugural Express Entry draw in 2024, maintaining a high cutoff score.

 

In a recent general round of invitations on January 23, 2024, the IRCC issued 1,040 invitations to apply, encompassing all profiles with a CRS score of 543 or above.

 

Additionally, the first general Express Entry draw of 2024 on January 10th saw 1,510 invitations to apply, with a CRS score cutoff of 546.

Latest CRS Score Distribution in the Pool

CRS score rangeNumber of candidates
601-1200534
501-6007,926
451-50060,120
491-5006,787
481-4909,668
471-48017,586
461-47014,160
451-46011,919
401-45054,181
441-45010,930
431-44011,219
421-43010,104
411-42010,874
401-41011,054
351-40057,855
301-35029,709
0-3005,401
Total215,726

CRS Cutoff Score Trends for 2024

Immigration Program2024 Total InvitationsLowest CRS Cutoff: 2024Highest CRS Score 20242023 Total InvitationsLowest CRS Cutoff: 2023Highest CRS Score 2023
No Program Specified or General3,28054154676,700481561
Agriculture and Agri-food draw0Yet to be announcedYet to be announced1,000354386
Transport-targeted draw0Yet to be announcedYet to be announced1,670435435
Trades Targeted Draw0Yet to be announcedYet to be announced2,500388425
Targeted Draw for French Speakers0Yet to be announcedYet to be announced8,700375486
STEM Targeted Draw0Yet to be announcedYet to be announced6,400481486
Healthcare Targeted Draw0Yet to be announcedYet to be announced5,600431476
Provincial Nominee Program0Yet to be announcedYet to be announced4,396691791
Federal Skilled Worker0Yet to be announcedYet to be announced3,300489489

What is Express Entry?

Express Entry functions as a management system for applications in three significant economic immigration programs: the Canadian Experience Class (CEC), the Federal Skilled Worker Program (FSWP), and the Federal Skilled Trades Program (FSTP).

 

Using the Comprehensive Ranking System, Express Entry assesses candidates based on various human capital factors and assigns them a score.

 

Considerations for human capital include work experience, language proficiency, education, age, and occupation.

 

Candidates with the highest CRS scores have a greater likelihood of receiving an Invitation to Apply (ITA) for permanent residence in the subsequent Express Entry round.

 

Upon obtaining an ITA, candidates can submit their applications to the Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship Canada (IRCC).

 

The government aims to process Express Entry applications and issue final decisions within a six-month service standard.

What types of jobs are the main focus in Express Entry draws?

Check out the comprehensive list of occupations through the provided link. Express Entry is currently prioritizing candidates from the following five sectors:

  1. Healthcare
  2. Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) professions
  3. Trades, including carpenters, plumbers, and contractors
  4. Transportation
  5. Agriculture and Agri-food

Countrywide Visas stands as one of the fastest-growing immigration consultancies, comprising a dedicated team of immigration experts who provide professional and hassle-free services to clients applying for various immigration programs. Reach out to us with your immigration queries and inquiries by phone at +91 7303889347 or by emailing us at info@countrywidevisas.com. You can also fill out the Technical Assessment Form to receive a call from our immigration specialists, who are ready to guide you through the process of realizing your dream of settling abroad.

Three Simple Steps to Your Visa Process

Feel free to reach out to us either by contacting our office or visiting in person for top-notch assistance with immigration consultation, guidance on overseas career processes, and permanent residency.

Migrate to Abroad in 2024

Start Your Immigration Process & Get Special Offers on Processing Fee.


Countrywide Visas

Countrywide Visas

Leave a Comment

Countrywide Visas stands as the leading immigration consultant in Delhi, renowned for our exceptional services. Our journey commenced in 2015 with the mission of providing accurate information and lawful documentation guidance to eager individuals.

Recent Posts

Follow Us

Celebrity Review

Any Questions? Call us

  +91 8130078449

Any Questions? Email us

info@countrywidevisas.com

Testmonial

What Our Client Say About Us

Mohit Baisoya
Mohit Baisoya
12/12/2023
Countrywide Visas not only promises but delivers on reliable timelines. Their efficiency in processing applications adheres to a schedule, providing clients with clarity and confidence.
Vansh Varshney
Vansh Varshney
12/12/2023
What sets Countrywide Visas apart is their knack for innovative solutions. They tackle challenges with creativity, ensuring a smooth and efficient application process.
Ridam Singh
Ridam Singh
12/12/2023
Countrywide Visas' customer-centric approach is evident in every interaction. They prioritize the client's needs and comfort throughout the entire immigration process.
Aryan Chauhan
Aryan Chauhan
12/12/2023
Beyond paperwork, Countrywide Visas functions as a holistic support system. Their guidance covers everything from cultural integration to post-arrival settling, creating a comprehensive experience.
Ajeet Sisodiya
Ajeet Sisodiya
12/12/2023
Countrywide Visas leverages technology to enhance their services. Their technologically advanced approach streamlines communication and ensures a modern and efficient process.
Zubar
Zubar
12/12/2023
With an international perspective, Countrywide Visas understands the intricacies of global immigration. Their awareness of worldwide trends and regulations benefits clients seeking to relocate.
Dhruv Sardar
Dhruv Sardar
12/12/2023
In times of unexpected challenges, Countrywide Visas proves to be exceptional crisis management experts. Their ability to navigate uncertainties ensures clients stay on track.
Mukesh
Mukesh
12/12/2023
Countrywide Visas goes beyond legalities, offering cultural sensitivity training. This prepares clients for the nuances of their new environment, fostering a smoother transition.
Anurag
Anurag
12/12/2023
Countrywide Visas doesn't just guide; they educate. Their wealth of educational resources equips clients with knowledge, empowering them to make informed decisions.
samir
samir
12/12/2023
Facing a problem with my application was stress-free, thanks to Countrywide Visas. Their efficient problem resolution showcased their commitment to client satisfaction.

Our Associates & Media Partner