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Latest Ontario PNP Draws- Express Entry candidates yet again received invites within a week

By Rajneesh Kumar Posted 20, Apr 2018

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The popular Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP) of Canadian Province Ontario has issued Notifications of Interest (NOIs) to the express entry candidates yet again within a week's time. The invitations have been sent in the latest draws of OINP launched on April 18 and 19. Let's find more about these draws.

OINP draw invites Express Entry Candidates yet again

The Ontario government has issued invites to express entry candidates under French-Speaking Skilled Worker and Skilled Trades streams of Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program through the latest draws of OINP. The latest draws invited 34 candidates under French-Speaking Skilled Worker Stream (FSSW) while 29 Notifications of Interest (NOIs) were issued under Skilled Trades Stream (ST). This was the 2nd time in a week that the draws were launched to invite the candidates under two express entry streams mentioned above.

The latest draws focused on the candidates, who had submitted their Express Entry profile between January 1 and April 19, 2018. On the other hand the Skilled Trades stream, occurred on April 18, focused on Express Entry candidates who submitted their profiles between January 1 and April 18, 2018.

Also read- Ontario's latest OINP Draws invite yet another lot of Express Entry candidates

OINP- Express Entry Invitations in 2018

The government of Ontario issued a significant number of invites under key Express Entry aligned streams of Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP) this year. This year, OINP issued 366 invitations under French-Speaking Skilled Worker Stream (FSSW), while a total of 488 invites sent under Skilled Trades Stream (ST) of OINP. Let's take a look at OINP statistics in 2018 after latest draws.

OINP Express entry FSWS & FST Stream Invites in 2018

OINP Invitations 2018 till date
French-Speaking Skilled Worker Stream 366
Skilled Trades Stream 488
EE- Human Capital Priorities Stream 2,587

Express Entry- HCP Stream invited largest number of candidates in 2018

Express Entry- Human Capital Priorities (HCP) Stream is the most popular stream of Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program. This year, a total of 2,587 candidates have been invited under this key stream of OINP. Every year thousands of applicants apply for Ontario provincial nomination under this stream and obtain the same successfully as well.

The applicants who are selected under these Express entry streams, become eligible to receive 600 additional CRS points in express entry system. Such huge CRS points, make certain that the applicant get ITA (Invitation to Apply) for Canada PR from IRCC (Immigration Refugees and Citizenship Canada) in the subsequent draw of Federal Express Entry System.

OINP- Express Entry stream- One of the Easiest pathways to get Canada PR

The OINP Express entry is also one of the easiest stream to apply for applicants. It accepts the applicants even with the low CRS score, i.e. 400 CRS points or above. Moreover, it doesn't require any Canadian job offer from the applicants. Hence, OINP express entry stream is one of the easiest pathways to obtain Permanent Residency in Canada.

If you wish to apply in OINP Express Entry stream to obtain Canada PR in 2018, you may contact certified Canada immigration expert on Toll Free Number- 78-18-000-777. Alternatively, e-mail your queries to Visas Avenue e-mail id-


Rajneesh Kumar

Rajneesh Kumar is a well-known writer,blogger and content creator. His passion and expertise in writing content on Immigration, visa, political affairs, News, current affairs, etc. makes him one of the best professional writers around.

He has been creating the Immigration Content, i.e. Blogs, Articles, social media, videos, etc. for more than 5 years now.


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