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Latest Express Entry Draw Opens on April 3, 2019 to Issue 3,350 Invitations

March 26 , 2020 By Rajneesh Kumar

Latest Express Entry Draw Opens on April 3, 2019


The IRCC has launched the latest Express Entry draw on 3rd April 2019 to invite 3,350 candidates to apply for permanent residency in Canada. This was the 7th draw this year which makes total invitation this year to a staggering figure of 24,550. The IRCC (Immigration Refugees and Citizenship Canada) has been consistent with its number of invites for last few draws. Hence, there hasn’t been any surprises in this regard. Let’s find out key details about the draw.

Express Entry draw on April 03, 2019

Number of invitations issued 3,350
Date and time of the round April 03, 2019
CRS Score Requirement 451
Tie-breaking rule January 9, 2019 at 07:35:09 UTC

The Falling Pattern of Cut off and Consistency in Invitations

The CRS Score requirement has been following a decreasing pattern for the last three draws if we look at the cut-off, i.e. 457, 454, 452, and 451. This consistent fall is certainly good news for the applicants seeking Canada PR invitation for a long time.

Express Entry cut off marks in 2019

Also, the Immigration Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC)has been maintaining the incredible pattern of consistent 3,350 invitations per draw, for the last five EE draws now. It started from 30th January draw this year, which is still the same in the current draw.


List of Express Entry Draws Of 2019

Draw Date Number of Invitations Lowest CRS Score
1st 10th January 3,900 449
2nd 24th January 3,900 443
3rd 30th January 3,350 438
4th 20th February 3,350 457
5th 6th March 3,350 454
6th 20th March 3,350 452
7th 3rd April 3,350 451


This time around, the government has slightly reduced the CRS score requirement by just one point, i.e. from 452 to 451 CRS points. The applicants, who are able to achieve or exceed the current cut off marks of 451, will get the Invitation to Apply (ITA) for Canadian permanent residency from IRCC. The experts, as well as the applicants, are hoping that the declining trend of qualifying marks in federal express entry system to continue in the next few EE draws as well.

The express entry candidates, who have received the invitation this time around will have to submit the complete application for PR along with the asked documents within the set period of 60 days.

Also Read: Canada Immigration New Rules 2019

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