Completing online profile for Express Entry—All applicants need to complete Express Entry profile online. It’s a secure form for giving detailed information concerning—
- Language ability;
- Work experience; and
- Other details helping immigration department to make their assessment.
Canada accepts the applicants from the pool of candidates based on the fulfillment of the eligibility requirements under FSWP, FSTP or CEC.
An applicant without a nomination from Canada territory/province or job offer supported by LMIA has to register himself or herself with the Employment and Social Development Canada (ESDC) Job Bank. Job Bank is the platform for eligible employers and candidates in Canada.
Job boards and recruiters can be used by candidates for promoting themselves. An LMIA is required by employers for an offer of job to be considered valid under Express Entry.
Invitation to apply for Canada permanent residency –
Candidates having highest ranking in the pool of Express Entry based on the point based process called Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) get ranked against other candidates (based on the details offered in their profile). Points are given for—
- An offer of job; and/or
- Experience and skills, and/or
- A provincial or territorial nomination.
Additional points are given for—a valid offer of job, a qualifying Canada education or a provincial or territorial nomination.
These additional points help any applicant get ranked high for receiving an invitation to apply at the next invitation round. Majority of the applicants are processed within a period of six months or lesser.
For a period of up to 12 months, a candidate can be eligible in the pool of Express Entry. However, if the candidate does not get an invitation to apply within a year of his or her submitting profile for Express Entry, then he or she must submit a new Express Entry profile. Subject to fulfillment of eligibility conditions, they have to re-enter the Express Entry pool.
Immigration is not merely filling up forms. One has to have knowledge of immigration law, regulations, and policies. Otherwise, you are taking a chance which may be very costly in the long run. Individuals who are regulated immigration consultants can guide you properly .