- IRCC conducted its 2nd draw for Express Entry of 2023.
- Canada held its second all-program Express Entry draw for 2023 on the 18th of January 2023.
- IRCC invited 5,500 candidates to apply for Canada PR.
- Record-level lowest Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) score of 490.
- The second time that the CRS score has been reduced after the draw on 23rd of November 2022.
- Candidates were invited via FSWP, CEC, and FSTP under Express Entry.