This is the twelfth (12th) draw of the year 2021, conducted by the Alberta Immigrant Nominee Program (AINP), inviting skilled immigrants for applying for Permanent Residence in Alberta, and till now 2284 immigrants received an Invite to Apply through Alberta Express Entry Stream.
Details including minimum required Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) Score, count of issued invitations are as follows:
ALBERTA EXPRESS ENTRY STREAM
• Invitations Issued: 184
• Minimum CRS Score: 300
As per the published records, there are about 400 applications in the Alberta Express Entry pool, out of which the following occupations has a high volume of submissions into the pool:
• 6311 – Food service supervisors
• 6211 – Retail sales supervisors
• 7511 – Transport truck drivers
• 6322 – Cooks
• 1241 – Administrative assistants
• 4214 – Early childhood educators and assistants
• 1221 – Administrative officers
• 0621 – Retail and wholesale trade managers
• 0631 – Restaurant and food service managers
• 1311 – Accounting technicians and bookkeepers
What factors can decrease chances of getting an invite in AINP's Express Entry Stream?
Below stated factors may decrease chances of receiving an Invite to Apply (ITA). Factors are:
• If Express Entry profile is about to expire in 5 months or less.
• If applicant work in an occupation that is listed on:
a). High-wage and low-wage occupations
b). Alberta Ineligible Occupations list
What factors can increase my chances of getting an invite in AINP's Express Entry Stream?
Below stated adaptability factors can increase chances for receiving Invite to Apply (ITA) in AINP's Express Entry Stream. Factors are:
• Having a job offer and/or a work experience within Alberta.
• Being a graduate from Canadian post-secondary institution.
• Having an immediate family member (who is a Canadian Citizen, or a Permanent Resident) living in Alberta.
Note: Immediate family member includes Parent, Child, Brother or Sister.
What is the application processing fees of Alberta?
Effective from October 1, 2020, processing fee for all application submitted using the AINP online portal is CAD $500