On May 18, 2021, the Government of Ontario issued 138 invitations to apply (ITA) through the Employer Job Offer: International Student Stream under the Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP). The minimum score in this draw was 77 points. The Stream is open for foreign nationals, who have an eligible job offer in a skilled occupation at Skill Type 0 or Skill Level A or B of the National Occupational Classification (NOC) from an employer in Ontario, and must have completed a program at a Canadian Designated Learning Institution, and intend to immigrate to the province. In total, OINP issued 3,682 invitations in 2021.
- Quebec invited 69 candidates in the fourth round of Arrima in 2021
- Fully vaccinated international students can be exempted from mandatory quarantine
- Ontario issued 583 NOIs in the Human Capital Priorities Stream
- Canada invited 1,002 provincial nominees in the Express Entry draw #193
- British Columbia held a new draw
- Canada’s new Oath of Citizenship officially recognizes First Nations, Inuit and Metis rights