Manitoba Issued 432 Invitations for Skilled Workers Draw Under the MPNP
Skilled Workers in Manitoba Stream
In a draw held on September 14, 2018, the Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program (MPNP) issued 432 invitations to apply for a provincial nomination in an Expression Of Interest (EOI).Â The MPNPÂ issued 200 “Letters of Advice to Apply to Manitoba Expression Of Interest” (EOI) pool candidates under the Skilled Workers in Manitoba Stream. TheÂ lowest-scored candidate had a score of 721 underÂ the MPNP’s points system.
Skilled Worker Overseas Stream
150Â invitations were also issued to candidates under the MPNP’sÂ Skilled Worker Overseas Stream.Â The lowest-ranked candidate invited through thisÂ stream had a score of 604.
Submitting an Expression of Interest (EOI) to the MPNP is the first step toward becoming a permanent resident inÂ Manitoba. Skilled workers in Manitoba and overseas who received a Letter of Advice to Apply in the September 14 draw and whose application for a Manitoba provincial nomination isÂ approved will then be able to submit an application for Canadian permanent residence to Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC).
See more information aboutÂ Manitoba’s Skilled Worker Immigration streams.
Candidates for this stream must have a close relative residing in Manitoba or past education/work experience in Manitoba,Â andÂ a minimum language proficiency determined by the type of occupation. Work experience must include atÂ least six months of recent work experience in an occupation in demand in Manitoba.
Skilled Worker Overseas Stream’s Strategic Recruitment Initiative
The MPNP also issued invitations to 82 candidates under theÂ Skilled Worker Overseas Stream’s Strategic Recruitment Initiative.
The Strategic Recruitment Initiative includes overseas recruitment missions where candidates are interviewed by MPNP representatives and those found to be eligible are issued Letters of Advice of Apply.
All candidatesÂ invited byÂ the MPNP have 60 days to submit a complete application for a provincial nominationÂ through their online MPNP account.
MPNP EOI Draw #50 for Skilled Workers
|Stream/Category||Minimum score required to receive LAA||Number of invitations|
|Skilled Workers in Manitoba||721||200|
|Skilled Workers Overseas||150/82||604/709|