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OINP Extends the Deadline for Submitting Complete Online Application

By Rajneesh Kumar Posted 28, Feb 2017

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In the series of events taking place in OINP Immigration Program of Canada for last two weeks, the program has now extended the deadline for submitting complete online application under its key streams. The Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP) has been in news for various reasons since its reopening last week.

Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP)

The long awaited Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP) reopened its three key streams on February 21, 2017, i.e.

  • International Masters Graduate Stream
  • International PhD Graduate Stream
  • Express Entry Human Capital Priorities Stream

These streams offer the key pathway to the skilled workers and international students to get permanent residency in Canada. All three streams of OINP have received massive response from the overseas skilled workers and international students in Ontario, Canada. The applicants interested to apply for Canadian permanent residency needed to apply online after registering for a ONe-key account and generating an ID and password.

Also Read - Ontario has Issued Instructions to Submit OINP Online Application

However, the applicants also showed concerns over the bizarre technical issue that hindered the applicants from completing their online applications in time. This is the reason that the province has to revise the deadline for submitting the complete OINP online application for the three key streams.

Deadline for submitting OINP Application Revised

In view of massive application volume, encountered technical issue, and demands from the applicants, the Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program has revised the deadline for submitting the complete online OINP application from seven days to 14 calendar days.

This will be applicable to the applications being submitted through the e-Filing Portal for all three streams of the OINP, i.e. International Masters Graduate Stream, International PhD Graduate Stream and Express Entry- Human Capital Priorities Stream.

Also Read - OINP Foreign Graduate Streams reached their application intake Limit - Applicants Faced bizarre Technical Issue

So, as per the new guidelines, if you have successfully created a profile, under any of the mentioned OINP streams, via e Filing Portal of the OINP, you now have 14 days to complete and submit your online application.

The immigration department of the province is constantly monitoring the proceedings through the program and, it is ready to address any concern raised with regards to the OINP online application process. Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program is one of the most popular immigration programs of Canada. Every Year, a vast number of applicants register for the different streams of this program.

Apply in OINP- a crucial Canada immigration pathway

The successful applicants under the OINP streams become eligible to get nomination from the province of Ontario, which in turn makes them eligible to apply for permanent residency in Canada to Immigration Refugee and Citizenship Canada (IRCC).

If are one of the Canada immigration and PR aspirants looking for a relevant Canada immigration program to apply, you may get in touch with a trusted Canadian Immigration Consultancy firm to get the complete guidance about the OINP key streams, prepare your file and documents in coordination with the immigration expert, and apply in the program at earliest.


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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