Ontario to introduce an Expression of Interest system for the OINP

Ontario will introduce an Expression of Interest system  (EOI) for the Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP) in the coming weeks.

According to The Ministry of Labour, Training and Skills Development, The Expression of Interest system will help strategically manage intake, increase the OINP’s labour market responsiveness and better respond to regional labour market needs

the following OINP streams will have the new EOI system:

  • Employer Job Offer Category streams (Foreign Worker, International Student and In-Demand Skills)
  • Masters Graduate stream
  • Ph.D. Graduate stream

These streams are currently closed to new applicants, and the new applicants have to wait fot the new EOI system yo launches in the coming weeks.

The  new EOI system is a points-based registration system that helps to select skilled economic immigrants to meet the Ontario’s labour market needs.