Canada: Online Application Status Tracker Expanded to Include Express Entry

Last Updated on February 26, 2023

Key Points 

  • Canada expanded its online service for tracking application status to include all four Express Entry categories  


The government of Canada expanded the online application status tracker to include four new categories of permanent residence application types. The tracker will be available to Express Entry applications, which include: 

  • The Federal Skilled Worker Program 
  • The Federal Skilled Trades Program  
  • The Provincial Nominee Program 
  • The Canadian Experience Class  

The online status tracker allows clients to monitor applications and remain informed of any actions needed.  

What are the Changes?  

The government of Canada expanded its online application status tracker to include Express Entry. Previously, the online status tracker was only available to citizenship applications and for spouses, partners and dependent children of certain sponsored immigration categories. According to the government announcement, these measures the tracker is intended to keep applicants informed throughout the filing process.  

Looking Ahead  

Continue to check the government of Canada’s website and Envoy’s website for the latest updates and information.  

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Content in this publication is for informational purposes only and not intended as legal advice, nor should it be relied on as such. For additional information on the issues discussed, consult an attorney at one of the two U.S. Law Firms working with the Envoy Platform or another qualified professional. On non-U.S. immigration issues, consult an Envoy global immigration service provider or another qualified representative.