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Latest OINP Tech Draw- Ontario invites 668 Express Entry candidates

By Rajneesh Kumar Posted 16, Dec 2020

Latest OINP Tech Draw- Ontario invites 668 Express Entry candidates Ontario, Canada has issued 668 Notifications of Interest (NOIs) to apply for provincial nomination in the latest targeted Tech Draw of Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP) occurred on December 15, 2020.

The express entry candidates with experience in the targeted Technology occupations received the invitations under the OINP- Human Capital Priorities (HCP) Stream of Ontario PNP, this time around. This is the first OINP draw in this last month of the year. Let us find out more details about the new draw.

OINP Draw on 15th December 2020

In this latest draw, the Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) score range to get NOI, dropped to 460-468 points first time since June this year. The candidates who created profile in the EE system between December 15, 2019 and December 15, 2020 received the invites this time around.

Date/time NOIs issued Number of NOIs issued CRS score range Profiles created in Immigration Refugees and Citizenship Canada Express Entry system Remarks
December 15, 2020 9:58 a.m. EST 668 460-468 December 15, 2019 - December 15, 2020 Targeted draw - Tech Draw

Now, the province of Ontario has issued total 6,716 Notifications of Interest (NOIs) this year, under OINP- Human Capital Priorities (HCP) Stream.

List of Targeted NOCs

Find below the list of NOC (Tech) occupations, which received the invitations in this draw:

  • Software engineers and designers (NOC 2173)
  • Computer programmers and interactive media developers (NOC 2174)
  • Computer engineers (NOC 2147)
  • Web designers and developers (NOC 2175)
  • Database analysts and data administrators (NOC 2172)
  • Computer and information systems managers (NOC 0213)

The candidates, who have received the NOI in this draw and who qualify under Ontario's Express Entry Human Capital Priorities Stream, needs to submit the application within 45 days. The OINP has invited candidates under below streams in 2020:

  • Human Capital Priorities stream - 6,716
  • French-Speaking Skilled Worker stream - 902
  • Skilled Trades stream - 1,464
Also read- OINP- Program, process and requirements
Ontario PNP offers one of the best pathways to apply for and obtain Canadian Permanent Residency (PR) visa, especially to the candidates with relatively low CRS score in the federal Express Entry System.

If you wish to apply for Canadian Permanent Residence (PR) visa through Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP) or any other suitable Provincial Nominee Program (PNP) in 2021, you may get in touch with certified Canada migration expert at Visas Avenue team for complete assistance.

You may call the expert on Toll-Free No. 78-18-000-777 or you can send us an e-mail at


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