Canada Express Entry Draw: Rounds of invitations

Express Entry Draw List: 2021

Lowest CRS points cutoff in any Express Entry draw: 413 (all programs), 199 (FSTC)
Highest CRS points cutoff in any Express Entry draw: 886 (all programs), 902 (PNP)

Draw No. Date Number of invitations to apply issued Minimum CRS points required
178 Mar-18 5,000 449 *CEC-specific draw
177 Mar-17 183 682 *PNP-specific draw
176 Feb-13 27,332 75 *CEC-specific draw
175 Feb-10 654 720 *PNP-specific draw
174 Jan-21 4,626 454 *CEC-specific draw
173 Jan-20 374 741 *PNP-specific draw
172 Jan-08 4,750 461 *CEC-specific draw
171 Jan-06 250 813 *PNP-specific draw

Express Entry Draw List: 2020

Lowest CRS points cutoff in a 2019 Express Entry draw: 468 (all programs, including FSW); 431 (CEC-specific); 415 (FST-specific)
Highest CRS points cutoff in a 2020 Express Entry draw: 478 (all programs, including FSW); 808 (PNP-specific)

Draw No. Date Number of invitations to apply issued Minimum CRS points required
170 Dec-23 5,000 468
169 Dec-09 5,000 469
168 Nov-25 5,000 469
167 Nov-18 5,000 472
166 Nov-05 4,500 478
165 Oct-14 4,500 471
164 Sep-30 4,200 471
163 Sep-16 4,200 472
162 Sep-02 4,200 475
161 Aug-20 3,300 454 *CEC-specific draw
160 Aug-19 600 771 *PNP-specific draw
159 Aug-06 250 415 *FST-specific draw
158 Aug-05 3,900 476
157 Jul-23 3,343 445 *CEC-specific draw
156 Jul-22 557 687 *PNP-specific draw
155 Jul-08 3,900 478
154 Jun-25 3,508 431 *CEC-specific draw
153 Jun-24 392 696 *PNP-specific draw
152 Jun-11 3,559 437 *CEC-specific draw
151 Jun-10 341 743 *PNP-specific draw
150 May-28 3,515 440 *CEC-specific draw
149 May-27 385 757 *PNP-specific draw
148 May-15 3,371 447 *CEC-specific draw
147 May-13 529 718 *PNP-specific draw
146 May-01 3,311 452 *CEC-specific draw
145 Apr-29 589 692 *PNP-specific draw
144 Apr-16 3,782 455 *CEC-specific draw
143 Apr-15 118 808 *PNP-specific draw
142 Apr-09 3,294 464 *CEC-specific draw
141 Apr-09 606 698 *PNP-specific draw
140 Mar-23 3,232 467 *CEC-specific draw
139 Mar-19 668 720 *PNP-specific draw
138 Mar-04 3,900 471
137 Feb-19 4,500 470
136 Feb-05 3,500 472
135 Jan-22 3,400 471
134 Jan-08 3,400 473

Express Entry Draw List: 2019

Lowest CRS points cutoff in a 2019 Express Entry draw: 438
Highest CRS points cutoff in a 2019 Express Entry draw: 475

Draw Date Number of invitations to apply issued Minimum CRS points required
133 Dec-19 3,200 469
132 Dec-11 3,200 472
131 Nov-27 3,600 471
130 Nov-13 3,600 472
129 Oct-30 3,900 475
128 Oct-16 500 357 (Federal Skilled Trades only)
127 Oct-02 3,900 464
126 Sep-18 3,600 462
125 Sep-04 3,600 463
124 Aug-20 3,600 457
123 Aug-12 3,600 466
122 Jul-24 3,600 459
121 Jul-10 3,600 460
120 Jun-26 3,350 462
119 Jun-12 3,350 465
118 May-29 3,350 470
117 May-15 500 332 (Federal Skilled Trades only)
116 May-01 3,350 450
115 Apr-17 3,350 451
114 Apr-03 3,350 451
113 Mar-20 3,350 452
112 Mar-06 3,350 454
111 Feb-20 3,350 457
110 Jan-30 3,350 438
109 Jan-23 3,900 443
108 Jan-09 3,900 449

Express Entry Draw List: 2018

Lowest CRS points cutoff in a 2018 Express Entry draw: 439 (all programs), 288 (FSTC)
Highest CRS points cutoff in a 2018 Express Entry draw: 456 (all programs), 902 (PNP)

Draw Date Number of invitations to apply issued Minimum CRS points required
107 Dec-19 3,900 439
106 Dec-12 3,900 445
105 Nov-28 3,900 445
104 Nov-14 3,900 449
103 Oct-29 3,900 442
102 Oct-15 3,900 440
101 Oct-03 3,900 445
100 Sep-24 400 284 *FSTC-specific draw
99 Sep-19 3,500 441
98 Sep-05 3,900 440
97 Aug-22 3,750 440
96 Aug-08 3,750 440
95 Jul-25 3,750 441
94 Jul-11 3,750 442
93 Jun-25 3,750 442
92 Jun-13 3,750 451
91 May-30 200 902 *PNP-specific draw
91 May-30 500 288 *FSTC-specific draw
90 May-23 3,500 440
89 May-09 3,500 441
88 Apr-25 3,500 441
87 Apr-11 3,500 444
86 Mar-26 3,000 446
85 Mar-14 3,000 456
84 Feb-21 3,000 442
83 Feb-07 3,000 442
82 Jan-24 2,750 444
81 Jan-10 2,750 446

Express Entry Draw List: 2017

Lowest CRS points cutoff in a 2017 Express Entry draw: 413 (all programs), 199 (FSTC)
Highest CRS points cutoff in a 2017 Express Entry draw: 468 (all programs), 775 (PNP)

Draw Date Number of invitations to apply issued Minimum CRS points required
80 Dec-20 2,750 446
79 Dec-06 2,750 452
78 Nov-15 2,750 439
77 Nov-08 2,000 458
76 Nov-01 505 241 *FSTC-specific draw
75 Nov-01 290 673 *PNP-specific draw
74 Oct-18 2,757 436
73 Oct-04 2,801 438
72 Sep-20 2,871 433
71 Sep-06 2,772 435
70 Aug-23 3,035 434
69 Aug-09 2,991 433
68 Aug-02 3,264 441
67 Jul-12 3,202 440
66 Jun-28 3,409 449
65 May-31 3,877 413
64 May-26 400 199 *FSTC-specific draw
63 May-26 143 775 *PNP-specific draw
62 May-17 3,687 415
61 May-04 3,796 423
60 Apr-19 3,665 415
59 Apr-12 3,923 423
58 Apr-05 3,753 431
57 Mar-24 3,749 441
56 Mar-01 3,884 434
55 Feb-22 3,611 441
54 Feb-08 3,664 447
53 Jan-25 3,508 453
52 Jan-11 3,334 459
51 Jan-04 2,902 468

Express Entry Draw List: 2016

Lowest CRS points cutoff in a 2016 Express Entry draw: 453
Highest CRS points cutoff in a 2016 Express Entry draw: 786

Draw Date Number of invitations to apply issued Minimum CRS points required
50 Dec-22 2,878 475
49 Dec-16 1,936 497
48 Nov-30 559 786 *PNP-specific draw
47 Nov-16 2,427 470
46 Nov-02 2,080 472
45 Oct-19 1,804 475
44 Oct-12 1,518 484
43 Sep-21 1,288 483
42 Sep-07 1,000 491
41 Aug-24 750 538
40 Aug-10 754 490
39 Jul-27 755 488
38 Jul-13 747 482
37 Jun-29 773 482
36 Jun-15 752 488
35 Jun-01 762 483
34 May-18 763 484
33 May-06 799 534
32 Apr-20 1,018 468
31 Apr-06 954 470
30 Mar-23 1,014 470
29 Mar-09 1,013 473
28 Feb-24 1,484 453
27 Feb-10 1,505 459
26 Jan-27 1,468 457
25 Jan-13 1,518 453
24 Jan-06 1,463 461

Express Entry Draw List: 2015

Lowest CRS points cutoff in a 2015 Express Entry draw: 450
Highest CRS points cutoff in a 2015 Express Entry draw: 886

Draw Date Number of invitations to apply issued Minimum CRS points required
23 Dec-18 1,503 460
22 Dec-04 1,451 461
21 Nov-27 1,559 472
20 Nov-13 1,506 484
19 Oct-23 1,502 489
18 Oct-02 1,530 450
17 Sep-18 1,545 450
16 Sep-08 1,517 459
15 Aug-21 1,523 456
14 Aug-07 1,402 471
13 Jul-17 1,581 451
12 Jul-10 1,516 463
11 Jun-27 1,575 469
10 Jun-12 1,501 482
9 May-22 1,361 755
8 Apr-17 715 453
7 Apr-10 925 469
6 Mar-27 1,637 453
5 Mar-20 1,620 481
4 Feb-27 1,187 735
3 Feb-20 849 808
2 Feb-07 779 818
1 Jan-31 779 886