Canada held a third Express Entry draw in a row, inviting 670 candidates under the Transport Category on December 20, 2023.
The Category-based Express Entry draw for transport occupations issued 670 PR invitations to candidates with minimum CRS scores of 435 points and above. Canada held two Express Entry draws earlier in the week, inviting 1,325 candidates for permanent residence on December 18 and 1,000 candidates on December 19, 2023. The CRS cut-off scores were 542 and 425, respectively.
The December 20 category-based Express Entry draw focused on the following occupations:
Aircraft assemblers and assembly inspectors
Transport Truck Drivers
Railway Traffic controllers and marine traffic Regulators
Engineer officers, water transport
Deck officers, water transport
Air traffic controllers and related occupations
Air pilots, flight engineers, and aircraft inspectors
Railway carmen, women
Managers in transportation
The latest Express Entry draw was the second draw for transport occupations. Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) held the first-ever draw for transport occupations on September 20, 2023, inviting 1,000 candidates with minimum CRS scores of 435 points.
There is no significant growth in the number of Express Entry profiles under transport occupations, as the CRS cut-off remained the same in the second transport-specific Express Entry draw.
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