The Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program (MPNP) has been given an allocation of 5,000 total nominations for 2015 by the Government of Canada.
The MPNP will reopen the Skilled Worker Overseas pathway in early spring 2015. Please continue to visit our website for updated information announcing a new intake period for the Skilled Worker Overseas pathway in March 2015.
MPNP applicants whose connection is Manitoba Employment or Manitoba Invitation (from the skilled worker in Manitoba stream or from strategic recruitment initiatives) continue to be accepted at all times.
In January 2015, Citizenship and Immigration Canada launches a new electronic system called Express Entry to manage applications for permanent residence to Canada under the following federal economic immigration programs:
Manitoba has been allocated a maximum of 500 additional nominations to directly select applicants for Manitoba from Express Entry.
You can also apply directly to the Express Entry program to immigrate to Manitoba, Canada by submitting an expression of interest according to CIC instructions.
Note: Expressions of interest submitted directly to Express Entry are selected by CIC in accordance with current federal selection criteria.