Over the last week, Canada held new invitation rounds in the pools of the International Experience Canada (IEC) program. From March 15 to March 19, Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) issued 682 Invitations to Apply (ITA) for an IEC open work permit. As of March 22, there are 12,411 candidates registered in the pool, waiting for the invitation. In this round, there were 20 ITAs for Australia, 4 ITAs for Belgium, 78 ITAs for Chile, 7 ITAs for Costa Rica, 40 ITAs for the Czech Republic, 254 ITAs, for France, 13 ITAs for Greece, 88 ITAs for Ireland, 6 ITAs for Italy, 4 ITA for Japan, 40 ITAs for South Korea, 1 ITA for Luxembourg, 13 ITAs for Portugal, 14 ITAs for Slovakia, 15 ITAs for Spain, 11 ITAs for Switzerland, 17 ITAs for Taiwan, and 58 ITAs for the United Kingdom. In total, Canada issued 2,003 ITAs in 2021.
- Nova Scotia held new draws in the Entrepreneur and the International Graduate Entrepreneur Streams
- Ontario invited 72 candidates under the Employer Job Offer: In-Demand Skills Stream
- Canada introduced delivery updates for temporary resident program and new LMIA exemption codes
- Canada lifted travel restrictions for direct flights from India
- 2021 Election results and immigration to Canada
- British Columbia invited 74 candidates under the BCPNP Tech