The Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP) is that the province’s economic immigration program. It works in partnership with the govt of Canada through Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship Canada (IRCC). Foreign workers, international students et al. with the correct skills, experience, and education apply to the OINP for a nomination. The OINP recognizes and nominates people for permanent residence who have the abilities and knowledge the Ontario economy needs, and therefore the Government of Canada makes the ultimate decision to approve applications for permanent residence.

There are three main categories you will qualify for as a nominee:

  • 1.Employer job offer category: for workers who have already got a permanent job offer from an Ontario employer
  • 2.Human capital category: for workers who have valuable work experience, education, language skills, and a profile in Canada’s Express Entry system; or for graduate students
  • 3.Business category: for entrepreneurs looking to begin a brand new or buy an existing business in Ontario