Latest Ontario PNP Draws 2020 (OINP)

By Ella Bergquist March 4, 2020 3 min. read
OINP January 9 Draw

The Ontario Immigration Nominee Program (OINP) regularly searches the IRCC’s Express Entry pool to find candidates who may meet the criteria of one of Ontario’s Express Entry immigration streams. The OINP collects individuals from the Express Entry Pool to personally invite them to live and work in Ontario.

Learn more about how the OINP process and application.

Ontario NOIs issued in 2020:

Below you will find Ontario’s PNP Draws and Updates of 2020:

Human Capital Priorities Stream

Date/time NOIs issuedNumber of NOIs issuedProfiles created in IRCC’s Express Entry systemCRS score range
February 13, 2020 9:00 am EST486February 13, 2019 – February 13, 2020467-471
Janaury 15, 2020 10:00 am EST954January 15, 2019 – January 15, 2020460-472

French Speaking Skilled Workers Stream

Date/time NOIs issuedNumber of NOIs IssuedProfiles created in IRCC’s Express Entry system
January 9, 2020 9:20 a.m. EST242 January 9, 2019 – January 9, 2020

March 4, 2020, Ontario PNP Update

Update: Employer Job Offer: International Student and Foreign Worker Streams

The OINP received 1322 successful registrations during the March 3rd opening of the Employer Job Offer: International Student and Foreign Worker streams.

Individuals who successfully completed registration and received a file number have 14 days to submit an application.

The OINP will continue to monitor intake of applications across all streams to determine when the Employer Job Offer: International Student and Foreign Worker streams will reopen in 2020.

March 3, 2020, Ontario PNP Update

OINP now accepting applications to the Employer Job Offer: International Student Stream

The Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP) is now accepting applications to the Employer Job Offer: International Student Stream.

Once the intake limit has been met, the system will automatically prevent further registrations from being submitted. Should the limit be met outside regular business hours, a notice will be posted on this page the next business day.

January 16, 2020, Ontario PNP Update

Ontario has introduced minor proposed changes to this stream.

The following amendments to the OINP stream criteria are proposed:

• Introduce limits on the number of applications for approval of an employment position that can be submitted in a calendar year that is proportional to the size of the employer’s workforce, as follows:

1 application per 5 existing permanent and full-time employees (employment position within the GTA)

1 application per 3 existing permanent and full-time employees (employment position outside the GTA)

List of targeted NOC codes


January 9, 2020

Express Entry French-Speaking Skilled Worker Stream – Invitations to Apply Issued

On January 9, 2020 the Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP) issued Notifications of Interest (NOIs) to candidates who may qualify for Ontario’s Express Entry French-Speaking Skilled Worker stream.

To manage demand, NOIs were issued to candidates who had a Comprehensive Ranking Score (CRS) between 433 and 472.


Once Ontario finds candidates they want, the individual will receive a Notification of Interest (NOI). After one has received an NOI, they will have to submit their application to the OINP if they qualify for one of Ontario’s Express Entry streams. Learn more about the Ontario PNP program: OINP (Ontario Immigration Nominee Program).

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