Canada invited 381 provincial nominees in the Express Entry draw #184
On April 28, 2021, Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) conducted a new Express Entry invitation round. In this draw, IRCC invited candidates under the Provincial Nominee Program. IRCC issued Invitations to Apply (ITAs) to 381 provincial candidates, and the lowest score in this draw was 717 points, 36 points fewer than in the previous PNP-specific draw. The tie-breaking rule for this round March 16, 2021 at 21:20:50 UTC. As of April 26, 2021, there were 167,159 profiles in the system, 621 more compared to the previous update. In total, Canada invited 55,771 candidates to apply for permanent residence through Express Entry in 2021.