Canada issued 6,000 ITAs in the Express Entry draw for CEC candidates


On April 29, 2021, Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) conducted a new Express Entry draw. In program-specific draw #185, Canada issued 6,000 Invitations to Apply for permanent residence in Canada in the Canadian Experience Class (CEC) Program. The lowest score was 400 points, 17 points fewer than in the previous CEC-specific round. The tie-breaking rule for this round was April 24, 2021 at 15:24:49 UTC. In 2021, Canada already issued 58,708 invitations in the CEC program-specific invitation rounds. In total, IRCC invited 61,771 candidates in fifteen rounds of Express Entry to apply for permanent residence.