Hurry Up Score Are Getting Low

S. No.

Draw No. & Date of Draw

No. of Candidates selected

Lowest Score Invited


#165 – October 14, 2020 4500 471


#164 – September 30, 2020

4200 471


#163 – September 16, 2020




#162 – September 2, 2020



5 #158 – August 5, 2020 3900


6 #155 – July 8, 2020 3900


Ministerial Instructions respecting invitations to apply for permanent residence under the Express Entry system #165 – October 14, 2020

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Number of invitations issued: 4,500Footnote*
Rank required to be invited to apply: 4,500th or above
Date and time of round: October 14, 2020 at 13:03:22 UTC
CRS score of lowest-ranked candidate invited: 471
Tie-breaking rule: September 1, 2020 at 12:11:23 UTC

*Footnotes: Candidates from all Express Entry programs were eligible for this round of invitations.

You can go to the invitation rounds page for the date and time of the round, the CRS of the lowest ranked candidate invited and the tie-breaking rule.

#165 – October 14, 2020

The Minister of Citizenship and Immigration, pursuant to paragraphs 10.3(1)(i)a and (j)b of the Immigration and Refugee Protection Actc, gives the annexed Ministerial Instructions Respecting Invitations to Apply for Permanent Residence Under the Express Entry System (October 14, 2020).

Ottawa, October 14, 2020

Marco E. L. Mendicino
Minister of Citizenship and Immigration

Ministerial Instructions respecting invitations to apply for permanent residence under the Express Entry system


1 The following definitions apply in these Instructions.

eligible foreign national

means a foreign national whose expression of interest is in the express entry pool established by the Express Entry Instructions. (étranger admissible)

Express Entry Instructions

means the Ministerial Instructions Respecting the Express Entry System, as published in the Canada Gazette, Part I, on December 1, 2014, as amended from time to time. (Instructions concernant le système Entrée express)

General ranking

means the ranking of eligible foreign nationals relative to each other, regardless of the class under which they can receive an invitation.(classement général)


has the same meaning as in section 1 of the Express Entry Instructions. (invitation)

Invitations — Period
2 Invitations be issued under these Ministerial Instructions during the period beginning on October 14, 2020 and ending on October 15, 2020.

Invitations — Number
3 The number of invitations that may be issued is 4,500.

Invitations — Rank
4 For an eligible foreign national to be invited to make an application, they must be ranked among the first 4,500 eligible foreign nationals in the general ranking.