The age factor is one of the six factors for which points are awarded by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) Officers in determining whether a Skilled Worker applicant will be accepted or refused.
Up to 12 points will be awarded under the age factor on the following basis:
|Age of Applicant||Points (12 max)|
|18 to 35||12 points|
|47 and over||0 points|
Learn more about the next selection factor: Federal Skilled Worker Arranged Employment.
See the complete list of all six selection factors for the Federal Skilled Worker Program.