Manitoba PNP Invites 558 Candidates for Permanent Residency

Manitoba PNP Draw
  • September 8, 2023

The Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program (MPNP) held a draw on September 7, 2023, inviting 558 candidates for permanent residency (PR). This is the highest number of invitations issued in a single draw since January 2023.

The majority of the invitations (230) were issued to candidates in the Skilled Workers in Manitoba – Occupation Targeted Draw. This draw targeted candidates with current employment in occupations identified with high labour needs in Manitoba. The cutoff score for this draw was 595, the lowest ever.

The occupations under the following National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2021 major groups were considered in this draw:

  • Specialized middle management occupations in engineering, architecture, science and information systems
  • Professional occupations in natural and applied sciences
  • Technical occupations related to natural and applied sciences
  • Specialized middle management occupations in health care
  • Professional occupations in health
  • Technical occupations in health
  • Assisting occupations in support of health services
  • Managers in public administration, in education and social and community services and in public protection services
  • Professional occupations in law, education, social, community and government services
  • Front-line public protection services and paraprofessional occupations in legal, social, community, education services
  • Assisting occupations in education and in legal and public protection
  • Care providers and legal and public protection support occupations
  • Student monitors, crossing guards and related occupations
  • Specialized middle management occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport
  • Professional occupations in art and culture
  • Technical occupations in art, culture and sport
  • Occupations in art, culture and sport
  • Support occupations in sport
  • Support occupations in art and culture

The remaining invitations were issued to candidates in the following streams:

  • Skilled Workers in Manitoba: All Occupations (236 invitations, cutoff score of 640)
  • International Education Stream (52 invitations)
  • Skilled Worker Overseas (40 invitations, cutoff score of 724)

The MPNP is a popular immigration pathway for skilled workers who want to live and work in Manitoba. The program offers a variety of streams that cater to different profiles and needs. If you are interested in immigrating to Manitoba, I encourage you to learn more about the Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program (MPNP) and explore the various streams that are available. For further information, please feel free to contact us at 1800 419 3242 or email us at

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