Wednesday, October 19, 2011

MI-3 Update | Total Number of Applications Received as of October 18, 2011



As of October 18, 2011, the Centralized Intake Office (CIO) already receive a total number of 2,983 applications to be processed under the Ministerial Instruction 3 (MI-3). These are from applicants with at least one year experience in any of the 29 in-demand occupations.

Applications received per eligible occupation:
Eligible Occupation

Number of Complete Applications Received
0631 Restaurant and Food Service Managers 288
0811 Primary Production Managers (except Agriculture) 24
1122 Professional Occupations in Business Services to Management (Cap reached)
1233 Insurance Adjusters and Claims Examiners 49
2121 Biologists and Related Scientists 178
2151 Architects 89
3111 Specialist Physicians 143
3112 General Practitioners and Family Physicians 149
3113 Dentists 185
3131 Pharmacists 320
3142 Physiotherapists 40
3152 Registered Nurses (Cap reached)
3215 Medical Radiation Technologists 16
3222 Dental Hygienists and Dental Therapists 12
3233 Licensed Practical Nurses 69
4151 Psychologists 19
4152 Social Workers 102
6241 Chefs 23
6242 Cooks 56
7215 Contractors and Supervisors, Carpentry Trades 30
7216 Contractors and Supervisors, Mechanic Trades 55
7241 Electricians (except Industrial and Power System) 32
7242 Industrial Electricians 24
7251 Plumbers 5
7265 Welders and Related Machine Operators 13
7312 Heavy-Duty Equipment Mechanics 11
7371 Crane Operators 2
7372 Drillers and Blasters – Surface Mining, Quarrying and Construction 2
8222 Supervisors, Oil and Gas Drilling and Service 30


Between July 1, 2011, and June 30, 2012, a maximum of 10,000 complete Federal Skilled Worker applications will be considered for processing. Within the 10,000 cap, a maximum of 500 Federal Skilled Worker applications per eligible occupation will be considered for processing within this same time frame.