Ontario invites 986 PNP candidates in Skilled Trades draw

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Tue, 01 Jun 2021 16:52:57 +0000

Ontario invited 986 Express Entry candidates with scores as low as 300 to apply for a provincial nomination on June 1. The Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP) invited candidates who may be eligible for a nomination through the Ontario Express Entry Skilled Trades Stream. Candidates scores in the Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) were between 300 […]

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How many provincial nominations will Ontario issue in 2021?

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Sun, 23 May 2021 09:00:01 +0000

Every year, each Canadian province gets to issue a certain amount of provincial nominations that support permanent residency applications. Ontario has just released its allocation for 2021. The federal government is allowing Ontario to issue 8,350 nominations, plus and additional 250 specifically for temporary foreign workers working in occupations with a National Occupational Classification (NOC) […]

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Ontario PNP Tech Draw: 528 Express Entry candidates invited

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Tue, 13 Apr 2021 16:10:02 +0000

Ontario invited 528 Express Entry candidates with tech experience to apply for a provincial nomination on April 13. Invitations went to candidates who may be eligible for Ontario’s Express Entry Human Capital Priorities Stream. They needed to have a profile in the Express Entry system with a Comprehensive Ranking System score between 456 and 467. […]

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Ontario PNP nominated high numbers of tech and skilled trade workers in 2020

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Tue, 23 Mar 2021 09:00:19 +0000

Despite the pandemic, Ontario still surpassed its original allocation for the number of new immigrants it was allowed to accept in 2020. The Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP) nominated 8,054 principal applicants in 2020, who came with 7,249 spouses and children for a total of 15,303 new Ontarians. The original allocation from the federal government […]

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Ontario invites 443 Express Entry candidates in new PNP draw

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Thu, 12 Nov 2020 22:00:24 +0000

Hundreds of Express Entry candidates now have the chance to apply for a provincial nomination from Ontario. The Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP) issued 443 invitations to candidates in the Express Entry system. Candidates needed Comprehensive Ranking System scores between 469 and 477. They also needed to have work experience in one of  the following nine […]

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Ontario invites Express Entry candidates under two PNP streams

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Wed, 04 Nov 2020 18:20:19 +0000

Ontario issued invitations to Express Entry candidates who may qualify for two provincial immigration streams that target French-speakers, and skilled trades workers. The Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP) issued the invitations on November 4. These invitations, also known as Notifications of Interest, or NOIs, went to candidates in the French-Speaking Skilled Worker and Skilled Trades […]

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Ontario invites Express Entry candidates from 10 skilled occupations

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Thu, 13 Feb 2020 19:02:05 +0000

The most populated province in Canada, Ontario, invited 486 Express Entry candidates to apply for a provincial nomination for permanent residence on February 13. The Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP) issued invitations, also known as Notifications of Interest (NOIs) to eligible immigration candidates. Those who qualified for Ontario’s Express Entry Human Capital Priorities (HCP) Stream […]

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Ontario issues new Skilled Trades and French-Speaking Skilled Worker invitations

Credit to Author: CIC News| Date: Tue, 29 Jan 2019 16:00:22 +0000

*The number of Skilled Trades invitations in this story has been updated to reflect a correction by the Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program. The province of Ontario has issued 470 invitations to apply for a provincial nomination for permanent residence to Express Entry candidates through its Skilled Trades and French-Speaking Skilled Worker streams so far this […]

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Ontario revises CRS minimum rule for Human Capital Priorities Stream


Ontario has revised the minimum Comprehensive Ranking System score requirement for its Express Entry-linked Human Capital Priorities immigration stream. Whereas candidates previously were required to have a Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) score of at least 400, the stream’s guidelines now say the minimum score will be “as determined by the director.” A further update asks candidates […]

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