Express Entry to manage applications for permanent residence for these programs:
Federal Skilled Worker Program
Federal Skilled Trades Program
Canadian Experience Class
Provinces and territories can also recruit candidates from the Express Entry pool through the Provincial Nominee Program (PNP) to meet local labour market needs.
You earn points based on the following criteria:
work experience and
You can also get points for:
The information in your profile will help us see if you are eligible for an immigration program managed by Express Entry. If you meet the criteria, we will accept you into our pool of candidates.
Getting into the pool doesn't mean that we will invite you to apply for permanent residence.
To be chosen from the pool you need to have one of the highest-ranking scores when we send out invitations. If you are invited, you can apply for permanent residence.
When you apply for permanent residence, you will also need to meet eligibility and admissibility requirements under Canada's immigration law.