Latest Express Entry draw of February 19, 2020 issues 4500 Invitation to Apply to the candidates in the largest draw ever held by the Government of Canada.
he minimum Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) score in this latest invitation round was 470, a decrease of 2 points over the previous draw held February 5. Eligible candidates are entered into the Express Entry pool and are ranked based on a CRS score that considers factors such as age, education, skilled work experience and proficiency in English or French.
A job offer is not required in order to be eligible for an Express Entry Invitation to Apply (ITA), though additional CRS points are awarded if a candidate has one.
The tie break applied in the February 19 draw was January 13, 2020 at 10:52:52 UTC.
This means that all candidates with CRS scores above 470, as well as those with scores of 470 who entered their profile in the Express Entry pool before this date and time, received an ITA.