Canada’s social, political and economic hub- Ontario is the most popular destination among immigrants. It is also the most densely populated with 40% of Canada’s population living in Ontario. To support the economic development of the province, Ontario nominates suitable candidates through the Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP).
OINP invites immigrants to migrate to Canada through the following categories:
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OINP could be a good option if your CRS score is not very high. Getting a provincial nomination increases your CRS score by 600 points which guarantees you an ITA for Canada PR.
Here is an overview of the OINP categories:
The Human Capital Category prioritizes candidates who can support the labour market needs of Ontario through their skill and experience. There are five sub-categories under this program:
Ontario Express Entry Stream
This is an enhanced stream that is aligned with the Express Entry Program. You must have an active Express Entry profile to become eligible under this stream. The Ontario Express Entry Stream is further sub-divided into three categories:
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You do not need to have a job offer to apply under any of the Ontario Express Entry Streams.
What is the OINP Tech Draws?
OINP invites tech candidates in eligible tech occupations to apply for a provincial nomination under the Ontario Express Entry: Human Capital Priorities Stream. Candidates who have work experience in any one of the below occupations are eligible under this stream:
If you have a job offer from Ontario, you may apply for a provincial nomination under this category. There are two streams under this category:
If you are an entrepreneur and want to set up your business in Ontario, you may apply under this stream. Selected candidates are initially granted a Work Permit Support Letter to establish their business in Ontario. If they meet the terms in the performance agreement, the province nominates them for a Canada PR Visa.
The requirements of the OINP Entrepreneur Stream are:
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