September 19th 2018’s Express Entry Draw for issuing the invitation to apply for Canadian Permanent Residency saw the CRS at 441. This is an increase from the previous CRS score which was 440. In light of the new draw, a total of 3,500 Express Entry Candidates have procured the invitation to apply for Canadian Permanent Residence.
The current draw had the tie-break date of September 6th 2018 and time of 10:28:45 UTC. Hence the candidates who managed to acquire a CRS Score of 441 and above 441 , as well as managed to submit their profile ahead of the specified date and time , were successful in receiving the ITA ( Invitation to Apply ) in this specific invitation round .
It is to be noted that the current draw size was smaller than the earlier Express Entry Draw held on September 5th 2018. The September 5th 2018 draw issued 3,900 ITAs, which is significantly larger than the ITAs which were being issued by the Government of Canada during this particular time in 2017, when the draw sizes saw a decrease up to 3,000.