Express Entry is the best pathway to immigrate to Canada . Presently Canada government is set to welcome 3,05,900 candidates per year through Express Entry plan for year 2023-2025. Earlier Express Entry program was launched in 2015 to invite skilled candidates and to expedite Immigration process for prospective immigrants. Here are the four main reasons to submit your Express Entry Application today-
1. Express Entry Draws are unpredictable –
After 2021 Canada government started all program draws from July 6 2022 at a CRS of 546 points . By the end of the year the score went down to 491 points. Recently the Canadian government has announced that target occupations draw will also start from spring 2023. Creating an Express Entry profile earlier will help to receive ITA on time . These draws will be based on target class irrespective of CRS points . Express Entry profile is extremely important to avoid any chance of receiving an invitation.
2. Chance to receive PNP nomination –
Many provinces invite skilled candidates under the Provincial Nomination Program through Express Entry pool . Most provinces like Ontario,Alberta ,British Columbia etc. have Express Entry streams under which they directly send interest letters to candidates present in the pool . Receiving an invitation from any of the provinces may add 600 additional points in the present CRS score, Which leads to receiving an invitation to Apply sooner. Hence it is always better to create a profile as soon as possible .
Many of the provinces ask for Express Entry application details before creating applications on their respective portals. Which means aspirants will not be eligible to apply for a few of the provinces if their application is not in the Express Entry Pool .
3. Tie – Breaker Rule
Canada Government uses TIE- Breaker rule to invite candidates , Which means only candidates submitted applications before a specific date and time will be eligible to receive an invitation in a particular round of invitation. It is always a wise idea to submit an application at earliest .
Sometimes IRCC invites candidates on a first come first serve basis .
4. Get more time to arrange required documents –
IRCC provides only 60 days to submit all required documents after issuing an invitation letter. Only Two major documents are required to create an Express Entry Application . One is the Educational Credential Assessment report and second is the IELTS score card .
IRCC can return your application, if candidates fail to provide all required documents on time . An applicant needs to restart his application from creating a new express entry profile . It is always a wise idea to prepare all documents while in the pool before receiving an invitation to apply .
Not sure , Where and how to start ? Submitting an Express Entry profile before can be a tedious thing . It is always advisable to hire a consultant to avoid any delay or mistake . As per new guidelines, if an incomplete express entry is submitted to IRCC , the Government can return the complete application in pre screening . Getting help from an experienced consultant will help you learn updates about the Express Entry Program