In a groundbreaking move, Ontario conducted its largest Provincial Nominee Program (PNP) draw on December 14, 2023, targeting skilled professionals in the technology sector. The draw, known as a Human Capital Priority stream draw, issued a remarkable total of 2,359 Invitations to Apply (ITAs). The Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) score range for this draw was set between 473 and 480, signifying a competitive threshold for eligibility.
This draw underscores Ontario’s strategic focus on bolstering its technology workforce, recognizing the sector’s vital role in economic growth. Applicants within the specified CRS range are now invited to apply for provincial nomination through the Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP), enhancing their prospects in the Express Entry system.
For specific details on targeted occupations, interested individuals can refer to the OINP Program Updates page. This draw reaffirms Ontario’s commitment to aligning its immigration strategy with the evolving needs of its labor market, making it an appealing destination for skilled professionals seeking new opportunities.