Skilled immigrants along with their families can arrive in Manitoba for work and residence under Manitoba Provincial Nomination Program (PNP).
Applications under this program are accepted from the skilled workers who are educated, proficient in English language, having expertise and adaptability to settle in the province as a permanent resident.
Applicants nominated by Manitoba can file applications for Canadian permanent resident visa for oneself as well as his or her family members.
Manitoba PNP allows an applicant to:
Manitoba provincial Nominee program is applicable for those who are working in Manitoba at present and also to foreign skilled immigrants intending to settle in Manitoba.
Temporary foreign workers and foreign student graduates who have been employed in the province for minimum of 6 months on fulltime basis and can apply under this program.
Foreign skilled workers can apply under this program, whose applications are decided based on several factors including adaptability and employability. Selection of the applicants is done on the points based system which gives points to factors such as age, education, work experience, English language proficiency and association with Manitoba.
Manitoba PNP aids family members to accompany the main applicant as dependents. Following are considered as dependents .
CIC Processing Fee for each application
Main applicant $550/per applicant
Each family member age 22 or older $550/per applicantEach accompanying family member under age 22 who is married or in a common-law relationship $550/per applicant Each accompanying family member under age 22 who is unmarried and not in a common-law relationship $150/per applicant
Right of Permanent Residence Fee
Principal applicant: $490
Spouse or common-law partner: $490
Disclaimer: Visa fees are subjected to change without prior notifications