ArriveCAN mobile app for passengers
Canada Border Services Agency has launched the ArriveCAN mobile app to make it easier for travellers to provide their contact information upon entering the country. Please note that data obtained from the mobile application will be used by the Public Health Agency of Canada to administer and enforce legislation and keep Canadians safe and healthy. Inputting your information via the mobile app will generate a summary of your traveler information, which will be used by Border Services Officers and Quarantine Officers at ports of entry to support health screening protocols. application.
Exemptions to border restrictions
You’ll only be considered for an exemption to border restrictions at Canada’s ports of entry if your reason for travel is:
included in the conditions outlined in the emergency orders or on the list of group exemptions from entry prohibitions or on the list of group exemptions quarantine requirements. There are exemptions that will allow visiting immediate family members and extended family members to enter Canada. Your family member must be a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident in order to enter Canada.
For immediate family members, you’ll be required to demonstrate that you plan on entering Canada for a period of at least 15 days. For extended family members, you’ll be required to: demonstrate you intend to enter for a period of at least 15 days have a declaration signed by the Canadian citizen or permanent resident that confirms your relationship
be authorized in writing by Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship Canada to enter Canada to be with your extended family member
Express Entry: 4,500 ITAs issued in new draw
A total of 4,500 invitations went to Express Entry candidates with a minimum Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) score requirement of 478We rank candidates in the pool using a points-based system called the Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS). IRCC selects the highest-ranking candidates from the pool and invite them to apply for permanent residence..