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Key Updates from Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP) in April, 2017

Posted - 28, Apr 2017

The Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP) is the popular immigration Program of Canada. The OINP is the Provincial Nominee Program (PNP) of the Ontario- one of the major provinces in Canada, which aims to select and nominate the skilled and talented immigrant for permanent residency in Ontario, Canada. The OINP has its own selection criteria and applications for the same can be submitted online through its Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program e-Filing portal.

Recently, OINP has been in news in view of reopening of its key streams, i.e. Express Entry- Human Capital Priorities Stream, International Masters Graduate Stream, and International PhD Graduate Stream. Let’s take a look at the Key updates from Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP) this month.

April 26, 2017- Ontario Express Entry- HCP Stream

As per Ontario Immigration, to make the OINP in synch with the labour market demand of the province of Ontario, and enhance its receptiveness, the Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program will send the NOI (Notification of Interest) to religious workers under categories, i.e. NOCs 4154 (Professional occupations in religion) and 4217 (Other religious occupations) in the forthcoming week.

Also Read- Express Entry Stream of Nova Scotia Nominee Program (NSNP) is opening soon

April 26, 2017- Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program e-Filing Portal Unavailable

As per Immigration Ontario notification, the Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program e-Filing Portal won’t be temporarily unavailable from April 26, 2017 at 5pm EDT till April 27, 2017 at 9am EDT.

April 21, 2017- OINP won’t be available for 2 days

As per Immigration department of Ontario Province, the Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP) e-Filing Portal won’t be temporarily available from Friday April 21, 2017 at 5pm EDT till Sunday April 23, 2017 at 8pm EDT in view of system maintenance.

The applicants who are affected due system maintenance in terms of not able to meet deadline in time, can send their queries and concerns to the program authorities directly at ontarionominee@ontario.ca.

April 10, 2017- Express Entry HCP Stream- Issuance of NOI

As per Ontario immigration, the Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP) will carry on sending of the NOIs (Notification of Interests) to the applicants who meet the criteria of Express Entry Human Capital Priorities (HCP) Stream from April 10, 2017 to April 14, 2017.

A few Key Points for the Express Entry –HCP applicants

The applicants interested to applying OINP –HCP stream are suggested to create a new profile on federal express entry system, to help the province identify their EE profile in the federal express entry pool of candidates. The applicants having CRS Score 400 points or above are eligible to receive NOI from the province of Ontario.

Read more- OINP is Resuming the Issuance of Notifications Under its Express Entry– HCP Stream (April 10-14, 2017)

Looking to apply for Canada PR through upcoming intake of OINP?

If you are looking to apply for Canada PR via forthcoming application intake of key streams of OINP, such as Express Entry – Human Capital Priorities stream, you may get in touch with a certified Canadian Visa and Immigration Consultancy firm to receive thorough support and assistance from start of the process till end. To confirm details and get your file ready, you may send your queries and profile details to info@visasavenue.com.

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