ONTARIO OPENS ITS DOORS TO PR SEEKERS WITH HUMAN CAPITAL PRIORITIES STREAM
Invitations To 488 Candidates
Ontario has issued invitations to 488 candidates as a part of its Human Capital Priorities Stream. These candidates who had placed their profile in the Express Entry also had to apply for a provincial nomination from Ontario in order to qualify.
The invitations were issued after the latest draw which was conducted on Feb 12th. The province issued NOIs (Notification of Interest) to candidates who had a CRS score that ranged from 435 to 441. Candidates who were issued an NOI can now apply for provincial nomination for Ontario, which would ensure 600 additional points and a guaranteed ITA for permanent residency in Canada.
Ontarios Human Capital Priorities Stream enables the Ontario Immigration Nominee Program to filter out those candidates from the Express Entry who have a CRS score greater than above 400 apart from other considerations.
The Latest Human Capital Round Of Invitations
The latest round of invitations through the Human Capital Priorities Stream is the fourth such round in the current year. The year 2018 has till this far seen increased activity in the issuance of invitations and has seen a total of 1,297 invitations being issued in the first two months itself.
The OINP has stated that it intends to continue the issuance of NOIs to Express Entry candidates who fulfill the criteria as laid down by the Human Capital Priorities Stream.
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Human Capital Priorities Stream
The Human Capital Priorities Stream managed by the Ontario Immigrant Nominee program is a uniquely dynamic method of bringing in skilled immigrants to Ontario. Those candidates who are successful in the Stream are awarded 600 additional CRS points for the Express Entry pool.
This is sure to guarantee them an ITA in the subsequent Canada Express Entry Draw. The since its introduction in 2015, the Human Capital Priorities Stream has been a hugely successful program.
In various ways, it has become the showcase of the Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP), which enables Ontario to bring in immigrants from all over the world to bridge the gap in skilled labor requirements.
How Is The Human Capital Priorities Stream Unique?
The Human Capital Priorities Stream is a one of a kind program wherein the candidates are searched for automatically by the province itself. The Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program searches for those candidates in the Express Entry pool who fulfill the criteria laid down by the province. These candidates are issued an NOI, which is as good as an invitation for OINP.
The uniqueness of the program lies in the fact that candidates to the Human Capital Priorities Stream cannot directly apply or make an Expression of Interest but have to wait for an NOI which will eventually lead to a draw from the Express Entry pool.
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How Is The Human Capital Priorities Stream Dynamic?
The province of Ontario has issued NOIs to eligible Express Entry candidates on and on and off basis and has made several changes to the eligibility criteria to ensure that certain categories of candidates have an almost certain chance of being selected.
Even though these candidates did not meet all the other criteria. For ex in June 2017 the rules for Human Capital priorities Stream was set in such a way that those Express Entry candidates with experience in IT sector were selected To know more about the Ontario Human Capital Priorities Stream for Express Entry and how you can benefit from it get in touch with Global Tree at Begumpet, Hyderabad, the most trusted immigration consultants in India.