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Canada Holds Another Express Entry Draw in 24 hours to Issue 4,626 ITAs

January 22 , 2021 By Rajneesh Kumar

Canada Holds Another Express Entry Draw in 24 hours to Issue 4,626 ITAs

Canada Holds Another Express Entry Draw in 24 hours to Issue 4,626 ITAs

The IRCC issued 4,626 Invitations to Canadian Experience Class candidates in a latest Express Entry draw conducted on  January 21, 2021. The Immigration, Refugee, Citizenship Canada opened this latest program-specific draw within just 24 hours of the previous draw.

Let's find the details of this 21st January EE draw.

Express Entry Invitation Round

The IRCC exclusively invited only CEC candidates who have relevant Canadian work experience. With ITAs in hand, they are now eligible to apply for Canadian permanent residence by submitting their final and complete eAPR, i.e. electronic Application for Permanent Residence. Along with the application, candidates must submit the supporting documents and application fee.

Program-Specific EE Draw- January 21, 2020

Draw Number

Draw Date

EE Category

No. of Invitations Issued

Minimum Score Requirement

Tie-Breaking Rule



Canadian Experience Class



July 23, 2020 at 17:32:00 UTC


     Also read: List of Express Entry draws held till date

The CRS score requirement for this draw further dropped to 7 points in comparison to last CEC-specific Express Entry draw, which was held on 7th January 2021. Now, with this draw, the IRCC has issued total 10,000 ITAs to eligible candidates under different EE categories either via an all-program draw or program-specific draw.

About Canada's Express Entry System

Under EE system, the IRCC accept and manage permanent residence applications from skilled foreign nationals under the following key economic immigration programs:

·         Federal Skilled Worker Program

·         Federal Skilled Trades Program

·         Canadian Experience Class

Upon accepting and assessing all the application in the pool, the IRCC start processing complete eAPRs within shortest possible time, i.e. 4-6 months.

If you are also aspiring to move to Canada as a permanent resident in 2021, then be hopeful as the Canadian government has an aim to welcome 108,500 new comers via Federal High Skilled Category.

Thus, this is possibly a right time to apply for Canada PR visa. If you need any assistance with preparing your immigration file and applying for permanent residence visa, you may connect with our team of qualified visa and immigration experts on Toll Free No. 78-18-000-777 or can drop us an email at info@canadapravenue.com.??

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