On August 19, 2021, the Quebec Ministry of Immigration (MIFI) published the results of the first invitation round in Quebec’s online system Arrima conducted in 2021. MIFI invited 502 candidates to apply for a Quebec Selection Certificate under the Quebec Skilled Worker Program. Candidates, invited in this round, can submit an application for permanent selection in order to obtain a Quebec Selection Certificate (CSQ) within a period of 6 months. In total, Quebec invited 1,562 candidates through the Arrima in 2021.