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Express Entry Provincial Nominee


Minimum requirements

Skilled Worker Overseas - Express Entry

To be nominated by a province and substantially increase Express Entry CRS, the applicant must have a valid Express Entry profile, meets and maintains minimum requirements of either Federal Skilled Worker, Federal Skilled Trades or Canadian Experience Class stream

Settlement Plan
Have a plan for employment and establishment in MB after being nominated
Work experience
6 months of full-time work experience in priority occupations within the last 5 years
CLB 7 for TEER category 0, 1 occupations
CLB 5 for TEER category 2, 3 occupations
Equivalent to 1-year post-secondary education in Canada
Either receive a direct invitation from the province, have support from relative/friend living in MB, or prior work experience or education in MB
EOI Profile
Meet or exceed 60 / 100 points

Meeting the minimum requirements does not guarantee the applicant will receive the invitation. Please refer the application process.

Application process

Process timeline of preparing and reviewing the application
between applicant with Provincial and Federal Government

Profile submission
Stage 1

Submit an Express Entry profile to IRCC when eligible with Manitoba as the destination. The profile is scored and ranked.Profile valid for 12 months

Profile submission
Stage 2

Create an expression of interest profile on MPNP Online when eligible. Profile is scored and ranked based on the information provided.Profile valid for 12 months

Provincial invitation
Stage 3

Depending on allocation quota, candidates with the highest EOI scores in the pool will be invited to submit the nomination application.
Submit the application within 60 days

Decision of Nomination
Stage 4

Application approved, the applicant receives a Nomination Certificate to update their Express Entry profile and receive additional points.Province reviews in 2-3 months

Federal invitation
Stage 5

Applicant having a higher CRS score or same CRS score with the profile created earlier will receive invitation to apply.
Profiles are selected every 2 weeks

Get PR Status
Stage 6

Application approved, the applicant gets Permanent Resident status after landing or confirming on IRCC Portal.IRCC reviews in 6 months

o has submitted their application to IRCC before the expiry of work permit may apply for a work permit extension to continue working legally.

Success factors

Crucial elements affect the decision

Background elements
Settlement fund
Canadian work experience
Canadian work experience
Work experience
Employer supports
Occupation in Canada
Job position
Field study in Canada
Employer Letter of Support
Community referral letter
Job offer
Residential area
Provincial nomination
Express Entry profile
Study Permit
Work permit
Education in Canada
Scoring factors

EOI Profile

Work experience

Skilled Workers Overseas

Work experience

Adaptability generally includes but not limited to ties to the province (education, relatives in the province, work experience).
Figures may be rounded for presentation purposes, please refer to federal or provincial government websites for the most accurate information.


Benefits the applicant and their accompanying family members are entitled to when becoming permanent residents


The immigration application includes the applicant's spouse and children

Work and study
Work and study

Keep working legally with the letter of support for work permit renewal


Access to high-quality modern public health care as same as Canadian


Free or lower tuition for children depends on the level of education


Access to social benefits as same as Canadian

Mobility right
Mobility right

Live and work anywhere under Permanent Resident status


Ability to sponsor relatives if the conditions are met


Ability to obtain citizenship if residency conditions are met

Specific requirements

Important requirements the applicant should note

Immigration Ineligibility

  • Have an active application for refugee, appeal or under a removal order
  • Are currently living in Canada and in live-in caregivers program
  • Are working and living outside Manitoba
  • Are spouse of Canadian or Permanent Resident
  • Have been refused by the MPNP within the last 6 months and unable to address the reason(s) for refusal
  • Are in another immigration application with federal or other provinces, except Express Entry

Basic requirements

  • Have a valid Express Entry profile
  • Either receive a direct invitation from the province, have support from relative/friend living in MB, or prior work experience or education in MB
  • Have a settlement plan for employment and establishment in MB after being nominated


  • Have graduated from a 1-year post-secondary program (college, university or trade school )
  • If outside Canada, have foreign education credential(s) assessed by Educational Credential Assessment


Minimum CLB 7 (TEER category 0 or 1) or CLB 5 (TEER category 2 or 3) if the job offer is under NOC C, assessed by 1 of 4 language proficiency tests within the last 2 years:

Support from relative or friend in Manitoba

  • Have lived in Manitoba for at least 1 consecutive year
  • Are Canadian or Permanent Resident

High demand occupations

NOC CodeCategoryCLBOccupation
1001007Financial managers
1001107Human resources managers
1002007Insurance, real estate and financial brokerage managers
1002107Banking, credit and other investment managers
1002207Advertising, marketing and public relations managers
1110017Financial auditors and accountants
1110115Financial and investment analysts
1110215Financial advisors
1110915Other financial officers
1120015Human resources professionals
1120115Professional occupations in business management consulting
1120215Professional occupations in advertising, marketing and public relations
1201125Supervisors, finance and insurance office workers
1201325Supervisors, supply chain, tracking and scheduling coordination occupations
1210125Human resources and recruitment officers
1211025Court reporters, medical transcriptionists and related occupations
1220025Accounting technicians and bookkeepers
1310135Property administrators
1311135Legal administrative assistants
1320135Production and transportation logistics coordinators
2001007Engineering managers
2001107Architecture and science managers
2001207Computer and information systems managers
2111015Biologists and related scientists
2111215Agricultural representatives, consultants and specialists
2120317Land surveyors
2121015Mathematicians, statisticians and actuaries
2121115Data scientists
2122015Cybersecurity specialists
2122115Business systems specialists
2122215Information systems specialists
2122315Database analysts and data administrators
2123015Computer systems developers and programmers
2123115Software engineers and designers
2123215Software developers and programmers
2123315Web designers
2123415Web developers and programmers
2130017Civil engineers
2130117Mechanical engineers
2131017Electrical and electronics engineers
2131117Computer engineers (except software engineers and designers)
2132117Industrial and manufacturing engineers
2210025Chemical technologists and technicians
2210125Geological and mineral technologists and technicians
2211025Biological technologists and technicians
2211125Agricultural and fish products inspectors
2221225Drafting technologists and technicians
2222025Computer network technicians
2222125User support technicians
2223227Occupational health and safety specialists
2230025Civil engineering technologists and technicians
2230125Mechanical engineering technologists and technicians
2230225Industrial engineering and manufacturing technologists and technicians
2230325Construction estimators
2231025Electrical and electronics engineering technologists and technicians
2231125Electronic service technicians (household and business equipment)
2231325Aircraft instrument, electrical and avionics mechanics, technicians and inspectors
3111217Audiologists and speech-language pathologists
3112117Dietitians and nutritionists
3120317Occupational therapists
3130315Physician assistants, midwives and allied health professionals
3210327Respiratory therapists, clinical perfusionists and cardiopulmonary technologists
3210425Animal health technologists and veterinary technicians
3210927Other technical occupations in therapy and assessment
3211127Dental hygienists and dental therapists
3212027Medical laboratory technologists
3212125Medical radiation technologists
3212425Pharmacy technicians
3212925Other medical technologists and technicians
3220125Massage therapists
3310135Medical laboratory assistants and related technical occupations
3310335Pharmacy technical assistants and pharmacy assistants
4003005Managers in social, community and correctional services
4110117Lawyers and Quebec notaries
4130017Social workers
4130117Therapists in counselling and related specialized therapies
4130115Therapists in counselling and related specialized therapies
4131015Police investigators and other investigative occupations
4132115Career development practitioners and career counsellors (except education)
4140015Natural and applied science policy researchers, consultants and program officers
4140215Business development officers and market researchers and analysts
4140315Social policy researchers, consultants and program officers
4140415Health policy researchers, consultants and program officers
4140515Education policy researchers, consultants and program officers
4140615Recreation, sports and fitness policy researchers, consultants and program officers
4140715Program officers unique to government
4220025Paralegal and related occupations
4220125Social and community service workers
4220227Early childhood educators and assistants
4220325Instructors of persons with disabilities
5001205Recreation, sports and fitness program and service directors
5112015Producers, directors, choreographers and related occupations
5211325Audio and video recording technicians
5212025Graphic designers and illustrators
5212125Interior designers and interior decorators
5312335Theatre, fashion, exhibit and other creative designers
5410045Program leaders and instructors in recreation, sport and fitness
6201025Retail sales supervisors
6202025Food service supervisors
6210025Technical sales specialists - wholesale trade
6210125Retail and wholesale buyers
6310135Real estate agents and salespersons
6310235Financial sales representatives
6410045Retail salespersons and visual merchandisers
6440945Other customer and information services representatives
7001005Construction managers
7001105Home building and renovation managers
7001205Facility operation and maintenance managers
7002005Managers in transportation
7210025Machinists and machining and tooling inspectors
7210125Tool and die makers
7210225Sheet metal workers
7210625Welders and related machine operators
7220026Electricians (except industrial and power system)
7220126Industrial electricians
7220325Electrical power line and cable workers
7220425Telecommunications line and cable workers
7220525Telecommunications equipment installation and cable television service technicians
7240025Construction millwrights and industrial mechanics
7240125Heavy-duty equipment mechanics
7240226Heating, refrigeration and air conditioning mechanics
7240425Aircraft mechanics and aircraft inspectors
7240525Machine fitters
7241025Automotive service technicians, truck and bus mechanics and mechanical repairers
7241125Auto body collision, refinishing and glass technicians and damage repair estimators
7250026Crane operators
7260025Air pilots, flight engineers and flying instructors
7310035Concrete finishers
7310235Plasterers, drywall installers and finishers and lathers
7311235Painters and decorators (except interior decorators)
7311335Floor covering installers
7331035Railway and yard locomotive engineers
7331135Railway conductors and brakemen/women
7420245Air transport ramp attendants
7510155Material handlers
7511056Construction trades helpers and labourers
8002005Managers in agriculture
9001005Manufacturing managers
9001105Utilities managers
9210025Power engineers and power systems operators