On June 1, 2023, Manitoba held a new invitation round in the Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program (MPNP). In round #181, the MPNP held a new occupation-specific candidate selection under the Skilled Workers in Manitoba (SWM) stream and invited 262 applicants who scored 607 points and above.
Manitoba also issued 240 LAAs in the regular SWM draw. The minimum score for the LAA in this category was 669 points, 32 points fewer than the previous draw. In the Skilled Workers Overseas stream, MPNP issued 31 LAAs to candidates invited under the Strategic Recruitment Initiative.
The lowest score in the SWO category was 801 points, 80 points more than in the previous draw. In addition, 56 invitations were issued in the International Education Stream.
Manitoba has issued LAAs to 589 candidates, including 214 Express Entry candidates for this round. In 2023, MPNP invited 6,122 candidates, and 1,594 of them received invitations in the Express Entry.
#Manitoba, #MPNP, #International_students, #PNP, #SWO, #SWM
June 5, 2023
On May 31, 2023, the City of Greater Sudbury held a new round of invitations in the Rural and Northern Immigration Pilot (RNIP).
In this round, Sudbury considered 24 candidates.
The lowest score of these draws was 260 points, the same as in the previous draw.
Last year, Sudbury invited a total of 154 applicants.
Since the program's launch, the city has recommended at least 321 individuals under the RNIP. So far, the city has considered 121 candidates in 2023.
#Sudbury, #RNIP, #Ontario, #community_recommendation, #rural_immigration
June 4, 2023
On May 30, 2023, the Government of British Columbia issued new invitations under the British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program (BCPNP) and invited qualified Skills Immigration candidates.
In the general draw, the province invited 151 candidates. The minimum score for candidates invited in this draw was 85-107 points.
The province issued 26 ITAs to candidates under the childcare-targeted draw for early childhood educators (NOC 42202).
In the Healthcare-targeted draw, BC invited 14 candidates who scored 60 points. In addition, the province invited fewer than five candidates working in other priority occupations.
In total, British Columbia issued up to 196 ITAs in this draw. This year, British Columbia has already invited 4,593 candidates.
#British_Columbia, #BCPNP, #EEBC, #Skills_Immigration, #PNP, #ECE
June 4, 2023
On May 24, 2023, Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) issued 4,800 Invitations to Apply (ITA) to candidates under Express Entry.
In this draw, IRCC continued inviting candidates under all immigration programs.
In round #249, the cut-off score was 488 points, five points more than in the previous all-program draw.
The tie-breaking rule for this round was December 26, 2022, at 01:12:48 UTC. As of May 24, 2023, there are 226,842 profiles registered in the Express Entry pool, 1,454 more than in the previous update.
In 2023, Canada issued 49,948 ITAs through thirteen Express Entry draws.
#Express_Entry, #IRCC, #ITA, #immigration_to_Canada, #PR
May 25, 2023