On February 15, 2023, the Quebec Ministry of Immigration (MIFI) published the results of the 40th invitation round in Quebec’s online system Arrima. On February 9, 2023, MIFI invited 1,011 candidates to apply for a Quebec Selection Certificate under the Quebec Skilled Worker Program. Candidates invited in this round had a valid job offer outside the territory of the Montreal Metropolitan Community. In 2022, MIFI issued 7,045 invitations. Since the launch of Arrima in July 2019, the government of Quebec invited 14,328 foreign nationals in 40 draws to apply for immigration to Quebec.