PNP Canada Live Tracker: which PNPs are open?

Category/StreamAligned with EE?Job Offer Required?Recent updateCurrent Status
Human Capital PrioritiesYesNoAug 9: Eligible HCP candidates with a targeted job offer - 947 candidates invited, CRS score range 350-439, date EE profile submitted: Jan 1 to Aug 9Accepting applications & issuing invitations
French-Speaking Skilled WorkerYesNoAug 9: 14 candidates invited (date range of EE profile submission Jan 1 - Aug 9)Accepting applications & issuing invitations
Skilled TradesYesNoJuly 25: 36 candidates invited (date range of EE profile submission Jan 1 - July 26)Accepting applications & issuing invitations
Foreign WorkerNoYesJan 17: Revised application guide; Jan 18: open for new applicationsAccepting applications
International StudentNoYesJan 17: Revised application guide; Jan 18: open for new applicationsAccepting applications
In-Demand SkillsNoYesLaunched on August 16, 2017; Revised application guide as of Jan 17;Accepting applications
Masters GraduatesNoNoOpened April 5, 2018, closed within an hourIntake paused
PhD GraduatesNoNoOpened Jan 29, 2018; Revised application guide as of Jan 17, 2018Accepting applications
EntrepreneurNoNoJuly 17: 20 invitations issued (120+ points)Accepting EOIs, issuing invitations & accepting applications
CorporateNoNoAccepting online applications as of September 7, 2017; Revised application guide as of Jan 17, 2018Open
Category/StreamAligned with EE?Job Offer Required?Recent draw resultsCurrent Status
EEBC - Skilled WorkerYesYesAug 15: 87+ points required to receive an ITA (Tech pilot draw)Accepting EOIs & issuing invitations
EEBC – Healthcare ProfessionalYesYesN/AAccepting EOIs & issuing invitations
EEBC – International GraduateYesYesAug 15: 91+ points required to receive an ITA (Tech pilot draw)Accepting EOIs & issuing invitations
EEBC – International Post-GraduateYesNoN/AOpen
Skills Immigration (SI) – Skilled WorkerNoYesAug 15: 82+ points required to receive an ITA (Tech pilot draw)Accepting EOIs & issuing invitations
SI – Healthcare ProfessionalNoYesN/AAccepting EOIs & issuing invitations
SI – International GraduateNoYesAug 15: 91+ points required to receive an ITA (Tech pilot draw)Accepting EOIs & issuing invitations
SI – Entry Level and Semi-SkilledYesYesAug 15: 65+ points required to receive an ITA (Tech pilot draw)Accepting EOIs & issuing invitations
SI – International Post-GraduateNoNoN/AOpen
EntrepreneurNoNoJuly 25: 116+ points required to receive an ITA (14 invitations issued)Accepting EOIs & issuing invitations

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Category/StreamAligned with EE?Job Offer Required?Recent updateCurrent Status
Express EntryYesUnknownJune 14: Stream is now openOpen (candidates must receive invitation before applying)
Opportunity StreamNoYesJune 14: Stream is now openOpen
Strategic RecruitmentNoNoJune 14: stream is now closedClosed
Employer-DrivenNoYesJune 14: stream is now closedClosed
Self-Employed FarmerNoNoRemains open into 2018Open
Category/StreamAligned with EE?Job Offer Required?Recent updateCurrent Status
Skilled Workers Overseas (SWO)NoNoAug 17: 105 invited directly by the MPNP under a Strategic Recruitment Initiative (642+ points required)Accepting EOIs & applications until program changes in 2018
SWO: Express Entry PathwayYesNoJuly 6: 202 invited, 519+ points required (Invited candidates must have 6+ months of recent experience in an occupation on Manitoba’s In-demand Occupations list)

July 9: 132 invited, 519+ points required (Invited candidates must have at least 6 months of recent experience in a NOC B occupation on Manitoba’s In-demand Occupations list)
Accepting EOIs & applications
SWO: Human Capital PathwayNoNoJan 29: Renewal timeline updatedComing into effect in November, 2018
Skilled Workers in Manitoba (SWM)NoYesAug 17: 410 invited, 500+ points requiredAccepting EOIs & applications until program changes in 2018
SWM: Work Experience PathwayNoYesJan 29: Renewal timeline updatedComing into effect in November, 2018
SWM: Employer Direct Recruitment PathwayNoYesJan 29: Renewal timeline updatedComing into effect in November, 2018
International Education StreamNoNo, if completed a graduate program in STEM in Manitoba (otherwise yes)Jan 29: Renewal timeline updatedComing into effect in November, 2018
Business Investor Stream (BIS): EntrepreneurNoNoMay 18: Now accepting expressions of interest & applications. The renewed criteria and process come into effect immediately.Open
Business Investor Stream (BIS): Farm InvestorNoNoMay 18: Now accepting expressions of interest & applications. The renewed criteria and process come into effect immediately.Open
Business (MPNP-B)NoNoSept, 2017: 31 invited, 90+ pointsReplaced by Business Investor Stream (BIS, see above)
Category/StreamAligned with EE?Job Offer Required?Recent updateCurrent Status
International Skilled Worker (ISW): Express EntryYesNoJuly 5: opened for 500 new applications with new occupations in demand list (see here for the updated list). Closed again on July 6.

July 16: Sub-category moved
to Expression of Interest system
Closed
ISW: Occupations In-DemandNoNoJun 7: Intake of 400 applications on first-come, first-served basis

July 3: Occupations in demand list updated (see here for the updated list)

July 16: Sub-category moved
to Expression of Interest system
Closed
ISW: Employment OfferNoYesOpen for a long timeOpen
Saskatchewan ExperienceNoYesAll categories open as of Oct, 2017Open
EntrepreneurNoNoJuly 18: 187 invited, 100+ points required. Next draw scheduled for Oct 17.Accepting expressions of interest
Farm Owner and OperatorNoNoAccepting applicationsOpen
Category/StreamAligned with EE?Job Offer Required?Recent updateCurrent Status
Demand: Express Entry (Category A)YesYesHas remained open for a long timeOpen
Demand: Express Entry (Category B)YesNoReopened for 350 new applications at approx 9 a.m. ADT on Sat, April 28, reaching its application intake limit within a few hours.Closed
Experience: Express EntryYesNoApplication guide updated Oct 24, 2017Open
Express Entry Labour Market PrioritiesYesNoLaunched August 2, first invitations sent August 8Invited 314 Express Entry candidates (NOC 4214 only) on August 8
Skilled WorkerNoYesApplication guide updated Oct 24, 2017Open
International Graduate EntrepreneurNoNoDraw Aug 7: 1 invited, 47+ pointsAccepting EOIs & issuing invitations
EntrepreneurNoNoDraw Aug 7: 32 invited, 116+ pointsAccepting EOIs & issuing invitations
PhysicianNoYesNew (and first) application guide available as of Feb 22.Open
Category/StreamAligned with EE?Job Offer Required?Recent updateCurrent Status
Express Entry Labour Market StreamYesNoJuly 24: EOI process open to eligible EE candidates currently working in NB, OR with local family ties, OR with French ability and experience in a listed occupation (new occupations added)Open
Skilled Worker With Employer SupportNoYesMost recent application guide is from Aug, 2014Open
Skilled Worker With Family SupportNoNoNOTE: Effective Feb 16, 2018 this stream is closed. Applications received postmarked after that date will be returned.Closed
Post-Graduate EntrepreneurNoNoMost recent application guide is from July, 2017Accepting EOIs & issuing invitations
EntrepreneurNoNoMost recent application guide is from Oct, 2017Accepting EOIs & issuing invitations
Category/StreamAligned with EE?Job Offer Required?Recent updateCurrent Status
Express Entry Skilled WorkerYesYesNew $250 application fee as of May, 2016Open
Skilled WorkerNoYesNew $250 application fee as of May, 2016Open
International GraduateNoYesMost recent application guide is from June, 2016Open
International Graduate EntrepreneurNoNo (must have 1+ year experience in actively managing and owning a business in which they hold a minimum one-third ownership in NL)Launched July 30, 2018Open
International EntrepreneurNoNoLaunched July 30, 2018Open
Category/StreamAligned with EE?Job Offer Required?Recent updateCurrent Status
Express EntryYesNo, but increases chances of being invited / nominatedAug 16: 111 Express Entry and Labour Impact candidates invited to applyAccepting EOIs & issuing invitations
International Graduate (sub-category of Labour Impact category)NoYesAug 16: 111 Labour Impact and Express Entry candidates invited to applyAccepting EOIs & issuing invitations
Skilled Worker Outside Canada (sub-category of Labour Impact category)NoYesAug 16: 111 Labour Impact and Express Entry candidates invited to applyAccepting EOIs & issuing invitations
Skilled Worker on PEI (sub-category of Labour Impact category)NoYesAug 16: 111 Labour Impact and Express Entry candidates invited to applyAccepting EOIs & issuing invitations
Critical Worker (sub-category of Labour Impact category)NoYesAug 16: 111 Labour Impact and Express Entry candidates invited to applyAccepting EOIs & issuing invitations
Work Permit Stream (sub-category of Business Impact category)NoNoAug 16: 7 business candidates invited (145+ points)Accepting EOIs & issuing invitations
100% Ownership Stream (sub-category of Business Impact category)NoNoAug 16: 7 business candidates invited (145+ points)Accepting EOIs & issuing invitations
Partial Ownership Stream (sub-category of Business Impact category)NoNoAug 16: 7 business candidates invited (145+ points)Accepting EOIs & issuing invitations
Category/StreamAligned with EE?Job Offer Required?Recent updateCurrent Status
Express EntryYesYesNew application guide effective as of July 14, 2017Open
Skilled WorkersNoYesNew application guide effective as of July 14, 2017Open
Critical ImpactNoYesNew application guide effective as of July 14, 2017Open
Business StreamNoNo, but must invest in or create an eligible businessNew application guide effective as of Jan, 2018Open
Category/StreamAligned with EE?Job Offer Required?Recent updateCurrent Status
Express EntryYesYesNew form as of June, 2016Open
Skilled WorkerNoYesMost recent application guide is from June, 2016Open
Critical Impact WorkerNoYesMost recent application guide is from March, 2017Open
Business NomineeNoNoNew program policy in effect as of Aug 14, 2017Open

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