On March 17, 2021, Ontario has updated the average processing time in the Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP). At the moment, the processing time in Ontario’s Express Entry French-Speaking Skilled Worker Stream, Master Graduates Stream, and Ph.D. Graduates Stream is 30-60 days. As for Ontario’s Express Entry Human Capital Priorities Stream and the Employer Job Offer Foreign Worker Stream, the processing time is 60-90 days. The processing time for applications in the Ontario’s Express Entry Skilled Trades Stream, Employer Job Offer International Student, and Employer Job Offer In-Demand Skills is 90-120 days. The Expression of Interest (EOI) Assessment in the Entrepreneur Stream requires less than 30 days, while the application processing depends on the complexity of the application.
- Prince Edward Island invited 156 candidates in the new round
- Ontario is going to amend the Ontario Immigration Act
- Canada to prioritize caregiver application processing
- BCPNP invited 20 candidates in the business immigration streams
- IRCC will grant PR to over 90,000 temporary residents in six new programs
- Ontario will return and refund incomplete OINP applications