Archive for May 2019

Some Undeclared Family Members Can Now Be Sponsored

Canada is taking action to help newcomers sponsor family members that they didn’t initially declare. When you apply to immigrate to Canada, you’re required to declare all your family members. If you don’t declare them before you get your permanent residency status, you’re forever barred from sponsoring them to come to Canada. On September 9,…

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Minimum CRS Score Rises To 470 In Canada’s New Express Entry Draw

On May 29, 2019, Immigration Canada issued 3,350 Invitations to Apply under the Express Entry system. The CRS score of the lowest-ranked candidate invited was 470. This draw was not program specific. This is the 118th Express Entry draw for 2019. The minimum CRS score was the highest we’ve seen so far in 2019. What…

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SINP Invites 331 Candidates To Apply With No Employer Sponsorship

On May 22, 2019, the Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program (SINP) invited 221 candidates to apply for nomination under the Occupations-in-Demand sub-category and 104 candidates under the Express Entry sub-category. The score of the lowest ranked candidate was 82. SINP’s Skilled Worker Category is an excellent path to permanent residency in Canada because you don’t need…

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Canada invites 500 Express Entry Skilled Trades candidates with scores as low as 332

On May 15, 2019, Immigration, Refugee and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) invited 500 Federal Skilled Trades candidates from the Express Entry pool. Candidates with as low as 332 Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) score have been invited to apply for permanent residence to Canada. The last time IRCC made a program-specific draw targeting candidates in the Federal…

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SINP In-Demand Occupations List

These are the occupations that are currently in demand in Saskatchewan. Your occupation must be on this list to qualify for the Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program (SINP). Updated as of May 1, 2019 National Occupation Classification (NOC) Occupations SINP Requirements Related to Professional Status or Licensure (for regulated occupations or those with professional certification standards…

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