Rural and Northern Immigration Pilot Program

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 Thank you for your interest in the Rural and Northern Immigration Pilot (RNIP) in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario.

A welcoming community of 73,000, Sault Ste. Marie provides a mix of urban and natural amenities that offer an affordable, active lifestyle in the heart of the Great Lakes. This pilot is designed to support economic development in our community and strengthen our local business's capacity to develop and retain a skilled workforce. This pilot is being managed in partnership between the Sault Ste. Marie Economic Development Corporation, FutureSSM, the Sault Ste. Marie Local Immigration Partnership and the Sault Community Career Centre.

Due to the changes on November 16, 2022. There will be some changes to our website. (edited November 15, 2022)

The RNIP Pilot has been extended until February 2024. Please see more information here. 


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