The Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP) is a financial immigration pathway especially created to match the labour market and economic development of Ontario. The program permits Ontario province to nominate the skilled migrants for permanent residence that are capable enough of contributing towards the growing economy.
The aim of the Program is to attract and retain talented people, to build the workforce profile, strengthen and diversify the Ontario economy
Ontario PNP is an excellent pathway for foreign skilled workers who have true skills, education & experience. It aims at selecting applicants who are skilled and experienced in an occupation that is in-demand in the Ontario province.
The OINP recognizes the applications under following three categories that are further divided into various streams:
The applicant, one who wants to apply Ontario PNP through express entry, must following requirements
Please note : Ontario issues notification of interest as per their labour market need so it may vary time to time, sometime Ontario target ranking wise, and some time industry wise. If you are experienced in one of the following category may have chance to get invitation on priority
Please note : Ontario giving priority to above occupations will not hamper the invitations given under other occupations. You can also check Ontario invite following priority occupations in January & May 2019
The Ontario Government evaluates your state nomination and the Immigration Department of Canada assess your visa application. Hence, Ontario PNP nomination and PR application are entirely two different processes.
The Ontario Nomination Program process is simple but complicated. You must carefully apply for OINP by submitting the required application form along with additional documents. The processing time is affected by the overall application profile. Prepare your Ontario profile in-prior to avoid unwanted delays.
Before applying for Ontario Immigrant Nomination Program an applicant must check whether they are eligible for OINP in the stream they are hoping to apply. The certain point criteria is set up by the immigration department of Ontario that a migrant must accomplish.
Here are the points that decide your OINP chance:
Prepare Document Checklist
Your documents are the key requirement when applying for Canadian Permanent Residence and specifically Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP). It is suggested to prepare your document kit well in advance to avoid any last minute glitches and delays in PR processing.
The documents are required on the basis of different OINP program that you applied. For example- if you have applied for job offer category, you would require presenting job offer letter as well and other requirement as and when asked by the immigration department.
The basic documents required for Ontario PNP that you must include are:
Apply for Nomination
After creating the express entry profile under OINP and applicants with the active express entry profile who have Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) score 400 and above may apply for provincial nomination from Ontario. The successful migrants who receive provincial nomination are entitled to receive 600 additional CRS points that increases your current CRS score, making way for Notification of Interest (NOI) in the next OINP draw.
Apply For PR
Once you receive an invitation to apply from CIC, you will be asked to submit your application for permanent residence through Express Entry. The government of Canada will give you the deadline of 60 days to apply for Canada PR.
Fly to Ontario
After granting of your visa, get set go to Ontario by packing bags and taking along the relevant documents that you might require in your immigration journey. These include passports, identity documents, health and character certificates etc.
Also, you must ensure that you maintain your obligations to the Ontario Government. This includes updating contact details, completion of surveys, and fulfilment of any further queries.
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