On July 20, 2022, Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) issued 1,750 Invitations to Apply (ITA) to candidates under Express Entry. In this round of invitations, no program has been specified. In round #227, the cut-off score was 542 points, 15 points fewer compared to the previous draw. The tie-breaking rule for this round was December 30, 2021, at 16:32:49 UTC. As of July 18, 2022, there are 239,631 profiles registered in the Express Entry pool, 12,782 more compared to the previous update. In 2022, Canada issued 14,038 ITAs through Express Entry.