Latest OINP Draws 2021 (Ontario PNP)

By Ella Bergquist January 9, 2020 (Updated October 13, 2021) 4 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.

Are you wondering when the next Ontario PNP Draw will be? Our best prediction is at least one month from the previous draw.

Learn more about how the OINP process and application.

Below you will find Ontario’s PNP Draws and Updates of 2021:

Human Capital Priorities Stream

Date/time NOIs issuedNumber of NOIs issuedProfiles created in IRCC’s Express Entry systemCRS score rangeNotes
October 6, 2021 10:00 a.m. EST486October 6, 2020 – October 6, 2021463-467Targeted draw – Priority Occupations
July 27, 2021 9:30 a.m. EST1,031July 27, 2020 – July 27, 2021458-467Targeted draw – Priority Occupations
June 23,2021 9:30 a.m. EST583June 23, 2020  – June 23, 2021464-467Targeted draw – Priority Occupations
April 13, 2021 9:30 a.m. EST528April 13, 2020 – April 13, 2021456-467Targeted draw – Tech draw – Priority Occupations
March 2, 2021 9:53 a.m. EST754March 2, 2020 – March 2, 2021463-467Targeted draw – Priority Occupations
February 16, 2021 8:20 a.m. EST1,186February 16, 2020 – February 16, 2021453-467Targeted draw – Tech draw
February 2, 2021 10:25 a.m. EST283February 2, 2020 – February 2, 2021466-467Targeted draw – Priority Occupations

French Speaking Skilled Workers Stream

Date/time NOIs issuedNumber of NOIs IssuedNumber of CRS score RangeProfiles created in IRCC’s Express Entry system
October 7, 2021 9:30 a.m. EST162459-467October 7, 2020 – October 7, 2021
July 21, 2021 10:00 a.m. EST115461-467July 21, 2020 – July 21, 2021
May 4, 2021 11:00 a.m. EST338434-460January 13, 2020 – January 13, 2021
March 3, 2021 9:30 a.m. EST126455-467March 3, 2020 – March 3, 2021
January 13, 2021 11:25 a.m. EST146456-467January 13, 2020 – January 13, 2021

Skilled Trades Stream

Date/time NOIs issuedNumber of NOIs issuedNumber of CRS score rangeProfiles created in IRCC’s Express Entry systemNotes
June 1, 2021 10:00 a.m. EST986300-379June 1, 2020 – June 1, 2021General Draw
January 13, 2021 11:00 a.m. EST388434-460January 13, 2020 – January 13, 2021General Draw

April 22, 2020

Entrepreneur Stream – Invitations to Apply issued

On April 22, 2020 the Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP) issued 26 Invitations to Apply (ITAs) under the Entrepreneur Stream (OINP:ES). Expressions of Interest (EOIs) received and scored by the OINP:ES between November 22, 2019 and April 17, 2020 were eligible for consideration for this ITA Round. ITAs were issued for EOIs that received a score of between 132 and 200.

If you received an ITA, you do not need to contact the program. You will receive two emails containing login information and instructions for submitting an application.

If you received a notice that your EOI was eligible to receive an ITA but did not receive an ITA this round, the EOI scored below 132. An EOI remains eligible to receive an ITA for 12 months from the date it was submitted to the OINP.

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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