Express Entry system #183 – April 16, 2021

Express Entry Draw

Published on April 16th, 2021

Canada held a new Express Entry draw, inviting candidates who had scores of at least 417 points on Friday April 16, 2021.

Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) invited 6,000 Canadian Experience Class candidates to apply for permanent residence in the new invitation round. IRCC issued 1,000 more invitations compared to the previous CEC-only draw and the score requirement was 15 points less than the last draw.

Results: Rounds of invitations


Ministerial Instructions respecting invitations to apply for permanent residence under the Express Entry system #183 – April 16, 2021

Canadian Experience Class

Number of invitations issued: 6,000

Rank required to be invited to apply: 6,000th or above

Date and time of round: April 16, 2021 at 21:35:52 UTC

CRS score of lowest-ranked candidate invited: 417

Tie-breaking rule: March 01, 2021 at 19:53:46 UTC

  • If more than one candidate has the lowest score, the cut-off is based on the date and time they submitted their Express Entry profiles.