Manitoba Strategic Recruitment Initiative Program

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The Manitoba Strategic Recruitment Initiative allows the province to nominate qualified persons for immigration. Strategic Recruitment Initiatives are based on the discretion of the Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program with attention paid to program needs and available resources.

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Strategic Recruitment Initiative applicant requirements
Application Process
Our services

Manitoba’s Strategic Recruitment Initiative applicant requirements

In order to apply under the Strategic Recruitment Initiative, applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Receive a letter of invitation to apply from MPNP OR;
  • Be an adult dependent of an approved Provincial Nominee but do not meet the criteria for other programs (MPNP will determine whether an applicant is a dependent);
  • Demonstrate that they are a financially dependent family member of an approved Provincial Nominee;
  • Be between the ages of 21 and 49 or as specified under the terms of a specific initiative;
  • Possess at least a high school diploma;
  • Have the language ability to be employable;
  • Have the ability and intention to settle permanently in the province.

Manitoba Strategic Recruitment Application Process

The Manitoba Provincial nomination program provides applicants who meet the criteria identified for specific Strategic Recruitment initiatives with a letter inviting them to apply.

Applicants who do not qualify for any other program, are an adult dependent of an approved Provincial Nominee, and can demonstrate that they are a financially dependant family member of an approved Provincial Nominee, can apply with a copy of the approved Provincial Nominee’s letter of approval attached with the application.

The following are the application forms for the Strategic Initiatives program for provincial nomination:

Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program Application Form:
This is the main application form for the MPNP
2-6 months
Affidavit of Support:
to be completed by close relatives of the applicant
Document Checklist:
Use this checklist to ensure that all required documents are included in the application.
Permanent Residence Application:
Application For Permanent Residence:
Principal application form for Permanent Residence
6-24 months*
Schedule 1:
Must be completed by each person over the age of 18 who is included in the application
Additional Family Information:
This form asks that the main applicant provide information about his/her family.
Schedule 4 [economic class]:
Provincial nominees must complete this form along with all other required forms for permanent residency

In order to be issued a visa, all candidates must meet criminal and medical admissibility requirements. Applicants considered inadmissible to Canada  may be denied a visa.

*This is a general estimation. Processing times vary among visa offices.

Requirements for residency applications may vary depending on the country of your citizenship. Please contact us for a list of countries.

Immigroup’s Manitoba PNP Services

Immigroup representation CDN $3000 + tax
PNP application for Manitoba is free
Permanent residence application fee CDN $550 *
Right of permanent residence fee CDN $490 *

* Government fees are based on only one person in the application. Fees will vary depending on number of persons included in application. Applicants may be required to pay additional fees for medical exams, police certificates, language assessments, courier fees or adding dependents to the application.

We guarantee that your application will be accurate and complete, and in accordance with Canadian immigration law. Book a consultation appointment to get started. At your consultation appointment, we will ask you additional qualifying questions, and answer any questions you may have. We charge a fee of CDN $150 + HST for this consultation. This fee will be deducted from our total fees if you retain our services. For more information please call Immigroup (416)962-2623

Average time to complete application by Immigroup: 2-4 weeks.


PNP Draw Points Cut-Offs

Some of the PNP streams for the provinces of Ontario, Alberta and Manitoba use the same scoring system as Express Entry. Here are the cut-offs for 2021:


PNP Invitations

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