Alberta issued 275 invitations in its latest draw held on September 30 wherein candidates from the Express Entry pool were invited to apply for permanent residency. The minimum CRS score cutoff for the draw was constant at 300 points.
A provincial nomination directly credits you 600 points on the Comprehensive Ranking System that is half of the total score of 1200 needed to get an Invitation to Apply. Although applying directly for permanent residency in Canada is the wiser decision, still having a provincial nomination always seems as a great backup plan.
Canada is giving a chance to the permanent residents of the country to invite their associated people to live in Canada under the status of Canadian permanent residency. With decreased processing time, Canada is giving this program their utmost priority.
In the month of October Victoria released details for their latest invitation round held under their subclass 190, Skilled Migration Program. A total of 170 invitations were issued against the submission of Registration of Interest.
Till date the Employment & Social Development Canada and Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada used NOC 2016 to evaluate LMIA applications. Other than that, the National Occupational Classification was used by IRCC and ESDC to set policies regarding skilled worker immigration programs and the Temporary Foreign Worker Program (TFWP).
Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program is an initiative catered to allow people of different nationalities have a better standard of living in this Canadian province. Ontario immigration has paired up with IRCC, Canada’s Government to help people in different phases of life, have a chance to settle here.
South Australia released a list of additional 24 Engineering Occupations as a measure for post COVID recovery. This addition was made to a pre-existing list of occupations that was released for candidates residing offshore.
Earlier, only spouses, dependent children, or de facto partners were considered a part of the immediate family but now, Australia has included parents in it too.