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Published date: 9th November 2021

British Columbia issued invitations to 340 candidates by conducting two separate draws. The candidates were picked from the Express Entry BC (EEBC) and Skills Immigration (SI) BC categories.

General Draw

No. of Invitations Issues: 287

Minimum CRS Cut-off: 69-94

The subcategories for this draw were:

  • Skilled Workers
  • International Graduates
  • Entry Level & Semi-Skilled Workers

A total of 287 invitations were issued for candidates who were not invited for their occupation. Their eligibility depended on the programs that they applied for and whether or not they met the minimum CRS Score requirement.


Other Draw

No. of Invitations Issued: 53

Minimum CRS Cut-off: 104

National Occupational Codes considered for this draw were:

  • NOC 0621: Retail & Wholesale Trade Managers
  • NOC 0631: Restaurant & Food Service Managers

In the next draw, 53 ITAs were issued with lowest cutoff score being 104 points. The invited candidates were either from SI/EEBC or whose occupations fall under the NOC codes.


Till date, British Columbia has issued over 10,000 Invitations to apply under various programs and its PNP Draw is getting more frequent.

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