Express Entry Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program Invites 511 Candidates

Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program Invites 511 Candidates to express entryOn February 27, 511 new Notifications of Interest were issued under the most popular Express Entry-linked Provincial Nominee Program stream, Ontario’s Human Capital Priorities Stream.

All candidates with a Comprehensive Ranking System cut-off score between 433 and 441 were invited.

Invitations were issued to candidates whose Express Entry profiles were submitted between January 1, 2018, and February 22, 2018.

Candidates in the Express Entry pool, who receive Notifications of Interest from Ontario, are in the position to apply for provincial nomination. If their applications are successful, candidates are awarded additional 600 points towards their total Express Entry Comprehensive Ranking System score.

The Human Capital Priorities Stream allows the OINP to search the Express Entry pool for candidates with a Comprehensive Ranking System score of 400 or above, along with other criteria.

By far, this is the largest draw for Human Capital Priorities Stream in 2018. 1 808 Invitations to Apply have been issued by Ontario to Express Entry Human Capital Priorities Stream applicants.

According to current OINP estimates, in 2018 Notifications of Interest will be issued to candidates with a minimum CRS cut-off score of 400 points.

About Express Entry Draw

Express Entry draw is an incredibly fast and efficient system of managing applications for Canadian permanent residence put in place by the Canadian Government in 2015. Under the terms of Express Entry, applicants provide information about their skills, education, language ability, work experience and some details online through a very user-friendly interface.

Once you complete your Express Entry profile, the system automatically assesses your rank in the Express Entry draw, using a points-based system called the Comprehensive Ranking System, and tells you how many points you have. The points are awarded for skills, education, language ability, work experience and other factors. Additional points can be awarded for Canadian degrees, diplomas and certificates, a valid job offer and a nomination from a province or a territory. You immediately see how many points you have.

You can naturally try to complete your Express Entry profile on your own, if you can do everything properly. We, at Jane Katkova and Associates, offer our clients an Express Entry Assist program.  We will help you with your Express Entry profile. We know which points to highlight to maximize your score. We know how to present your experience effectively. We know how to comply with specific requirements to streamline your application and improve your chances of an Invitation to Apply.

And, when you receive an Invitation to Apply for Canadian permanent residence, we can help you prepare an error-free, IRCC-ready application, which will run smoothly and quickly through IRCC system. There can be a good deal of paperwork, and we know how to handle that properly.

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