On September 14, 2021, the Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) conducted a new Express Entry draw. In program-specific draw #204, Canada issued 2,000 Invitations to Apply for permanent residence in Canada in the Canadian Experience Class (CEC) Program. The lowest score was 462 points, 59 points more than in the previous CEC draw. The tie-breaking rule for this round was September 11, 2021 at 10:55:43 UTC. In 2021, Canada already issued 108,414 invitations to apply in 34 draws of Express Entry.