On July 5, Manitoba issued 354 invitations to apply for Permanent Residence under Provincial Nomination Program.
Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program(MPNP) issuing invitations, known as Letters of Advice to Apply (LAAs), went to candidates in the Skilled Workers Overseas, Skilled Workers in Manitoba, and International Education Streams.
The MPNP allows nominating foreign workers and international graduates in the post secondary institutions for Canadian Permanent Residence.
LAAs distribution among three streams:
- Skilled Workers Overseas Stream: 248
- Skilled Workers in Manitoba Stream: 85
- International Education Stream: 21
Out of 354, 91 LAAs went to candidates with a valid profile in the federal Express Entry System.
Express Entry manages the pool of candidates for three of Canada’s main economic-class immigration programs; the Federal Skilled Worker Class, Federal Skilled Trade Class and Canadian Experience Class. It is the Canada’s principal source of high skilled foreign talent.
Express Entry candidates with Provincial Nomination Program gets additional 600 points to their CRS ranking score, which guarantees to apply for Permanent Residence.
Express Entry candidates should create a separate Expression of Interest (EOI) profile with MPNP and meet the requirements that include six months of recent experience in an occupation listed as demand in Manitoba in order to be considered for MPNP.
Completion of EOI is the first step for MPNP Skilled Worker sub-streams and requires information related to education, work experience, proficiency in English or French and connections to Manitoba and awarded score based on their answers.
Candidates with highest score get invitation through regular draws from Manitoba’s EOI pool.
The minimum score required for a LAAs in July 5 draw is:
- Skilled Workers Overseas: 594
- Skilled Workers in Manitoba: 565
- Skilled Workers Overseas: Strategic Recruitment Initiative Candidates: 619
Individuals can check there Eligibility Here for this program as a path to working and living in Manitoba.
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