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New Opportunity to Move to Timmins, Ontario as a Permanent Resident – Limited Applications

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February 14, 2020

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New Opportunity to Move to Timmins, Ontario as a Permanent Resident - Limited Applications

Source: IRCC, Canada

You now have a new option to add on to the list for Permanent Residence – Timmins! Timmins, being one of the 11 rural communities taking part in the Rural and Northern Immigration Pilot program is making sure that the challenges of moving to a new place become easier for the transition for new immigrants, who are willing to live and work in these participating communities.

Rural and Northern Immigration Pilot (RNIP)

The Rural and Northern Immigration Pilot or RNIP is introduced by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) as a connecting path to permanent residence, spreading the benefits of working in smaller Northern communities across Canada to attract skilled foreign workers. This program helps communities facing labor shortage due to various factors as declining birth rate, youth migration to populated areas, growth in retirement ages, and more.

How to file an application for Timmins 

Step 1: Check the IRCC Federal Eligibility Requirements and make sure that you meet the requirements

Step 2: Secure a full-time employment in Timmins in the eligible sectors as below, including the RNIP offer Employment Form, signed by the employer.

Only the following NOC codes are eligible for the Timmins RNIP.


Eligible jobs


Non-eligible jobs

Step 3: If you are eligible in Step 1 and 2, Timmins Economic Development Corporation then prioritizes applicants with the highest scores, who are most likely to settle and contribute to local economy in Timmins.

Step 4: Once you have all the required documents, applications are to be submitted in an e-mail, with a non-refundable fee of $100 to the TEDC.

The completed applications are to be reviewed on a monthly basis by the Steering Committee, and the highest score will receive a formal community recommendation, which is valid for six months, to be submitted to IRCC’s Permanent Residence application process.

Timmins is almost there to open the application for RNIP, and in the meantime, it is best for you to consult regarding how you can create an application, taking help of a Senior Practitioner, who can guide you through, so you do not miss this perfect opportunity!

We assist you with your immigration needs and provide you with tailored solutions that match completely. With more than 15 years of experience, helping thousands of clients succeed in securing their immigration status, we can assure you what’s best for you!

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