In another all-program Express Entry draw held on August 5, Canada issued 3.900 invitations to apply for permanent residence. This new all-program draw also included Foreign Skilled Worker Program candidates, a large group of candidates who have been seeking invitations since Canada began including Canadian Experience Class candidates and PNP candidates.
To be invited in this draw, candidates were required to score a minimum of 476 CRS points. The cut-off score of this draw marked a decrease of 2 points as compared to the previous all-program Express Entry draw held on July 8.
This August 5 draw was the 25th draw of 2020. With this draw, the total number of ITAs issued in 2020 reaches 61,600, setting a new record for this date.
For more information about Express Entry draws and to know how to file your application if you have received an invitation, feel free to consult our immigration experts.