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Backgrounder — Expression of Interest (EOI): Preparing for Success in 2015

The Government believes Canada can and should compete actively to attract the best and brightest newcomers to resettle here. That’s why we are getting set to treat most immigration applications in a revolutionary new way. Having a job is the best path to economic integration. EOI will select immigrants based on the skills Canadian employers need and, in turn, should they pursue citizenship, they will be welcomed as equal members of the Canadian family.

Expression of Interest: Canada’s Proposal to Recruit Immigrant Talent – Implications for Employers

In this webinar employers will find out more from policy experts

Ontario Employer Perspectives on Immigration Reform and the Expression of Interest System

Canada’s immigration system is changing dramatically. In early 2015, the federal government will introduce a new application management system for selecting and processing economic immigrants: the Expression of Interest (EOI) system.


  • A New Direction, Ontario's Immigration Strategy (1.60 MB)
    A new direction for immigration in Ontario – attracting highly skilled workers and their families, supporting diverse communities and growing a globally-connected economy. Ontario's Immigration Strategy sets a new direction for how we select, welcome and help immigrants to our province. This vision
  • Think Fast (419 KB)
    Ontario Chamber of Commerce - Ontario employer perspectives on Immigration Reform and the Expression of Interest System