In the Provincial Nominee Program draw held on December 15, Manitoba invited 1030 candidates to apply for provincial nomination. It is the largest Manitoba PNP draw held in the past 17 months. The candidates were invited through the Skilled Workers Overseas stream of Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program(MPNP). The invited candidates had a minimum provincial score of 600 points. Among the total number of invitations issued, 656 went to Express Entry candidates.
Skilled Worker Overseas Stream of Manitoba
The Skilled Worker Stream of Manitoba has two pathways- Express Entry category and a provincial Human Capital Pathway. Both of these target candidates who have work experience in one of the in-demand occupations of Manitoba.
The Express Entry category of Skilled Worker Overseas stream is for those candidates who have an active Express Entry profile. Other than skills, training and experience in one of the In-demand occupations of Manitoba, the candidates also need a strong family connection to the province.
The Human Capital Pathway is for those candidates who have the skills, training and experience in one of the In-Demand Occupations of Manitoba. They must also demonstrate that they have the potential to find employment in Manitoba as soon as they arrive in the province.
Canada Provincial Nominee Program enables those who wish to migrate to Canada obtain permanent residence status in Canada. The Immigration Levels Plan of Canada for 2023-25 has given the highest importance to the Provincial Nominee Program among various pathways for immigration. As per the Plan, 105500 candidates will be admitted through PNP in 2023, 110000 candidates in 2024 and 117500 candidates in 2025. Earlier, most number of immigrants were admitted to Canada through Express Entry. But in the coming years, most number of immigrants will come to Canada through Provincial Nominee Programs. It shows that the Canada government currently wants more newcomers to settle in specific provinces and contribute towards their economy.
Canada offers numerous PNP pathways for immigrants to migrate to Canada. However, choosing the right pathway is pivotal in determining the success of your application for immigration. If you need the help of Canada immigration experts to choose the best immigration pathway for you, connect with CanApprove right away! Contact us now!