To accommodate the increased need for skilled professionals, the Express Entry System was designed to expedite the processing of Federal Skilled Workers, Federal Trade Workers, and Canadian Experience Class applicants.
The Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada (IRCC) uses a detailed rating system to choose individuals for immigration to Canada. It is not a separate immigration policy, but rather combines three separate immigration programmes into one:
Provinces and territories can also recruit candidates from the Canada Express Entry Pool through their Provincial Nominee Programs (PNP) to meet local labor market needs.
The system is completely electronic, online and has put a stop to paper applications for greater efficiency.
Minimum requirement to enter the Express Entry Pool