Manitoba PNP invites 212 immigration candidates to apply for a provincial nomination for Canada permanent residence in the latest draw which held on 10th Sep 2020.
Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program (MPNP) invited the skilled workers and the international student graduates in this draw through 3 immigration streams i.e.
- The Skilled Workers in Manitoba— 168 Letters of Advice to Apply (LAA) with a minimum score of at least 475;
- The Skilled Workers Overseas— 9 Letters of Advice to Apply (LAA) with a minimum score of at least 824; and
- The International Education Stream— 35 Letters of Advice to Apply (LAA) no Expression of Interest (EOI) score requirement.
The province of Manitoba has issued overall 3,511 Letters of Advice to Apply (LAA) to the immigration candidates in these categories this year and it was the Manitoba’s 98th draw since the program began in April 2014.
Among the Letters of Advice to Apply (LAA) issued in this latest draw which was held on 10th Sep 2020, the 22 went to candidates with a valid profile in the federal Express Entry system. The immigration candidates who qualify for the Express Entry pool are ranked based on a Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) score which considers based on the original human capital factors like age, work experience, education, and language proficiency. The highest-scoring candidates are then invited to apply for Canadian permanent residence through its regular draws from the Express Entry pool and those who receive a provincial nomination are awarded an additional 600 Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) points which are effectively guaranteed an Invitation to Apply (ITA) from Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC).
The Express Entry candidates who received a provincial nomination from the province of Manitoba in this draw were declared a valid Express Entry ID and provided a job seeker validation code.
The candidates who want to immigrate through Manitoba’s Provincial Nominee Program (PNP) must need to register an Expression of Interest with the Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program (MPNP) to receive a Letters of Advice to Apply (LAA) through the Skilled Workers in Manitoba and Skilled Workers Overseas streams.
Under Manitoba’s system, the candidates are ranked out of 1,000 points based on human factors such as Age, Education, Work Experience, Language proficiency in English or French, Manitoba connections, and other factors.
About Manitoba immigration streams
The Skilled Workers Overseas Category and Skilled Workers in Manitoba streams allow the province to nominate the skilled workers who can support Manitoba’s labor market needs. The candidates from overseas who are applying must have an established connection in Manitoba which can be demonstrated through close family ties or friends in the province, previous experience in Manitoba, or an invitation under one of the Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program (MPNP) Strategic Recruitment Initiatives.
In order to be eligible for this program, the immigration candidates do not need to be physically present in Manitoba at the time of the application.
In order to qualify for this program the Skilled Workers in the Manitoba category must meet the factors like having a full-time permanent job offer from an employer in the province.
The International students that graduated from an educational institution in Manitoba may receive a Letters of Advice to Apply (LAA) under the International Education Stream if they have in-demand skills.