Streams and Categories

Listed below are the preliminary requirements for each of the MPNP programs. If you fit into any one of the following categories you could be eligible for a permanent residence visa.

  1. You are a skilled worker with a strong connection to Manitoba and can submit an acceptable settlement plan. An Expression of Interest application must be submitted, and the highest scoring candidates with a connection to Manitoba will be invited to apply for nomination by the Province.

Both candidates who are already in Manitoba, as well as candidates overseas, are eligible.

2. You are a business person wanting to establish, purchase, or become partners in a business in Manitoba. Priority is given to applicants who will start a business in Manitoba within the 12 months after arrival, especially if the business will be located outside Winnipeg.,

3. You are a farmer (must have prior farming experience) wanting to establish and operate a farm in rural Manitoba.

Priority is also given to Francophone immigrants who meet the requirements of one of the immigration streams.

Contact us for more information.