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Ontario issued Invitations to Key streams in the Most Recent OINP Draws

By Rajneesh Kumar Posted 30, Oct 2020

Ontario issued Invitations to Key streams in the Most Recent OINP Draws Ontario, Canada has issued invitations to the candidates under its key streams, i.e. Entrepreneur, Express Entry- HCP stream and Employer job offer stream through the latest draws/invitation rounds of Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP) held in the month of October 2020.

The OINP is one of the most popular Provincial Nominee Programs (PNPs) of Canada, the PNP has been active this year and issued invitation under its various stream, the HCP (Human Capital Priorities) stream being the most active and popular one among all.

  • OINP Draw for Entrepreneur Stream

The province of Ontario, issued 21 invitations to the Entrepreneur stream candidates on October 21, 2020. The EOIs (Expressions of Interest) between 142 and 200 received the ITA (Invitation to Apply) this time around for this key stream of Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP).

The applicants who submitted the expression of interest between November 22, 2019 and October 16, 2020, were eligible to get the invitation in this round.

  • Employer Job Offer: Foreign Worker stream

The OINP also issued invitations to the Employer Job Offer: Foreign Worker stream on the same date, i.e. 21 October. The stream successfully opened and closed on the same day after meeting the internal registration limit of 1,250. This stream is now closed for further registrations.

Also read- Ontario PNP- Program, process and requirements
  • Ontario- Targeted Tech Draw for HCP Stream
In the 15 October draw, Ontario invited 772 candidates with tech skills and experience with CRS score range of 462-470. The province do not require any job offer, however, minimum one year of work experience, in any of the targeted tech occupation was required to get NOI in this draw.

OINP Targeted Tech Draw

Date/time NOIs issued Number of NOIs issued Profiles created in IRCC’s Express Entry system CRS score range Remarks
October 15, 2020 10:20 am EST 772 October 15, 2019 - October 15, 2020 462 - 470 Targeted draw - Tech Draw

List of Targeted Tech Occupation in the HCP Stream draw

Find below the targeted occupation in this latest Tech draw of Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program:

  • 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)

OINP Invitations in 2020 for popular streams

The OINP is largely popular PNP among the skilled worker applicants and the international gradates. In 2020, the OINP issued total 7,245 invitations to all stream candidates.

Ontario has issued 5,605 candidates under its main stream, i.e. HCP- Express Entry stream. Moreover, it issued 692 and 948 NOIs (Notifications of Interest) to its French Speaking and Skilled Trade Stream respectively.

OINP Streams NOIs issued In 2020 until date
HCP Express Entry stream 5,605
French Speaking Stream 692
Skilled Trades Stream 948

If you wish to confirm your eligibility for the most appropriate stream of OINP and want to apply in the same, you may contact qualified and trusted Canada immigration expert and advisor at Visas Avenue. You may call the expert on Toll-Free No. 78-18-000-777 or you can drop us an e-mail at


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.

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