Please note that if you have submitted a paid application to the OINP, or intend to submit a paid application before December 29th, the program will continue to process your application.

However, all applications in progress that are not submitted and paid for by Friday December 29, 2017 at 5pm EDT will be closed in the OINP e-Filing Portal.

The program will continue to process applications and issue nominations until the increased allocation is fulfilled.

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Re: Proclamation of the Ontario Immigration Act The Ministry of Citizenship and Immigration is pleased to inform you that the Ontario Immigration Act, 2015 and its regulations will be coming into force on January 1, 2018.

After seeking input from stakeholders through a series of public consultations held earlier this year, we have formed an Act that supports Ontario’s commitment to creating a fair and diverse society which benefits people across the province.

IMPORTANT NOTICE Please be advised that the Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP) will be undergoing scheduled system maintenance between Friday December 29, 2017 at 5pm EDT and ending on January 15, 2018.

You will be unable to submit an online application during this time.

This page can be found at https:// more easily complete Form I-9, Employment Eligibility Verification, download the PDF directly to your computer.

You should use the latest version of the free Adobe Reader.

The Spanish version of Form I-9 may be filled out by employers and employees in Puerto Rico ONLY.

Spanish-speaking employers and employees in the 50 states and other U. territories may print this for their reference, but may only complete the form in English to meet employment eligibility verification requirements.

If approved, you will be nominated in 2018 and you will be notified at that time.