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Manitoba PNP Issues 597 PR Invitations In A New Draw

Last Updated On 10 March 2023, 1:10 PM EST (Toronto Time)

On March 9, Manitoba PNP (Provincial Nominee Program) issued 597 Letters of Advice to Apply (LAA) under three streams (including occupation-specific draw).

1. Skilled Workers In Manitoba (SWM)

In a targeted draw, 224 LAAs were sent to the profiles having a score of 612 or above.

The LAAs were targeted at profiles with current employment in Manitoba in occupations, under National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2021 major group 65 (sales and service support occupations).

Below is the list of occupations and NOC codes that fall under major group 65.

Invited NOC Code
65101Service station attendants
65102Store shelf stockers, clerks and order fillers
65109Other sales related occupations
65200Food and beverage servers
65201Food counter attendants, kitchen helpers and related support occupations
65202Meat cutters and fishmongers – retail and wholesale
65210Support occupations in accommodation, travel and facilities set-up services
65211Operators and attendants in amusement, recreation and sport
65220Pet groomers and animal care workers
65229Other support occupations in personal services
65310Light duty cleaners
65311Specialized cleaners
65312Janitors, caretakers and heavy-duty cleaners
65320Dry cleaning, laundry and related occupations
65329Other service support occupations

These occupations are selected based on Manitoba Labour Market Outlook 2021-2025.

Additional 277 profiles having a score of 675 were also sent the invitations under SWM stream.

2. International Education Stream (IES)

MPNP issued only 53 Letters of Advice to Apply (LAA) under International Education Stream.

3. Skilled Worker Overseas (SWO)

Skilled Worker Overseas only consider profiles that

  • were contacted directly by the MPNP as part of a Strategic Recruitment Strategy; or
  • have a valid Express Entry profile number and job seeker validation code.

43 LAAs were issued to applicants having a score of 666 or above under the MPNP Strategic Recruitment Initiative.

Overall, 45 invitations were issued to candidates who declared a valid Express Entry profile in their Manitoba Expression of Interest (EOI).

Haven’t Received LAA Despite Higher Score?

If your score is higher than the cut off score mentioned above and haven’t received a Letter of Advice to Apply, then it might be because:

  • You’ve mentioned that you’ve taken a recognised third-party language test to prove your proficiency in English or French, but you failed to include a valid Test Number in your EOI or your language test is no longer valid.
  • Furthermore, you’ve mentioned that you’ve been invited to apply to the MPNP as part of a strategic recruitment initiative, but you failed to include a valid Invitation Number.

Click on the below link to check your eligibility for Manitoba Skilled Worker Overseas (SWO).


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