Government of Canada Announces Immigration Levels for 2020 to 2022March 13, 2020
On Thursday, March 12, 2020, The Honourable Marco E.L. Mendicino, Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC), tabled the 2020‒2022 Immigration Levels Plan in the Canadian House of Commons. Canada plans on welcoming 341,000 new permanent residents in 2020, 351,000 in 2021, and 361,000 in 2022 while reducing application processing times and improving service delivery and client services at IRCC.
Of those who will become permanent residents of Canada over the next few years, in 2020, 88,500 to 100,000 immigrants will be Express Entry applicants; in 2021, 89,300 to 100,000 immigrants will be Express Entry applicants; and, in 2022, 88,800 to 100,600 immigrants will be Express Entry applicants.
To quote the Minister: “Our immigration system benefits all Canadians by strengthening the middle class, keeping families together and building strong and inclusive communities. This increase in immigration levels supports a system that will help Canadian business create good middle class jobs and grow the economy while ensuring Canada continues to meet its humanitarian obligations around the world.”Tags: applications, apply for canadian immigration, Canada, canada employment immigration, canada immigration, canada immigration skilled worker, Canada visa, canadian experience class, canadian immigration, canadian immigration skilled worker, economic immigration, Express Entry, federal application, federal skilled trades, Federal Skilled Worker, Federal Skilled Worker Class, Federal Skilled Worker Program, immigration, Immigration levels, migrate to canada, Online Express Entry Profile, permanent residence, permanent residency, skilled workers
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