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23rd Express Entry Draw Launched to Select the Candidates for Canadian PR Invitations

By Rajneesh Kumar Posted 19, Dec 2015

visas default image The 23rd draw of the widely popular Express Entry System for Canada Immigration is launched to choose the candidates for Canadian Permanent Residency. The draw is open from December 18, 2015 to December 19, 2015. The last draw of Express Entry opened within a gap of a week from the earlier draw; hence, there were speculations already that this draw will also open much before the conventional fortnightly trend of EE Draws. Below are the key statistics of the 23rd Express Entry Draw:

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Express Entry Draw No.23- a few key statistics

  • The CIC (Citizenship & Immigration Canada) will issue a total of 1503 Invitations during the draw.
  • The Candidates with 460 Points or more, based on CRS (Comprehensive Ranking System) will be eligible to receive ITA (Invitation to Apply) for Canadian PR.
The present EE Draw more like the last few draws has continued the pattern of low qualifying marks, which in fact is, a positive sign for the thousands of applicants waiting for the ITA (invitation to apply) from CIC.

How Does Express Entry System Works?
The Express Entry System has been designed to organize and enhance the Immigration Process of Canada, in order to make it faster, organized and Immigrant friendly. Moreover, it also intends to allow the quality migrant in the country as per the Canadian Labour Market Needs, so that the skill shortage issues can be addressed.

The CIC asks the candidates to create their Express Entry Profile on its website. The profiles meeting the criteria for immigration to Canada get entry in to Express Entry Pool. Later, the high ranked profiles in the EE Pool, receive the invitations for Canadian PR from CIC. Every candidate gets a CRS (Comprehensive Ranking System) score for their profile submitted to Express Entry System, based on their, Education, Age, Skills, Work Experience, etc. along with their ability to settle in Canada.

How to apply for Canadian PR through Express Entry System?
The Express Entry System is a point based immigration system of Canada. You require understanding and following the key guidelines to apply successfully for Canadian PR via Express Entry System. As any unwanted error in creating or submitting the online profile or filing the visa may lead to delay or denial of your visa.

Hence, it is essential to seek support from a genuine Immigration Consultant to apply for Canadian PR. To apply for Canadian Permanent Residency via Express Entry System, Visas Avenue can be your trusted immigration partner. The Visas Avenue is a leading Visa and Immigration Consultancy Service, helping clients in applying to various immigration programs of Canada, Australia, USA, UK, New Zealand, etc. countries. You may call the immigration expert at Visas Avenue or mail at for the key support, help and assistance with regard to immigration process, visa filing, Letter Drafting, visa follow up, etc. services.


Rajneesh Kumar

Rajneesh Kumar is a well-known writer,blogger and content creator. His passion and expertise in writing content on Immigration, visa, political affairs, News, current affairs, etc. makes him one of the best professional writers around.

He has been creating the Immigration Content, i.e. Blogs, Articles, social media, videos, etc. for more than 5 years now.


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