MPNP-B Eligibility

To qualify for the MPNP-B, interested applicants must:

  1. have a minimum verifiable personal net worth of CDN$350,000;
  2. have a minimum two years of successful business ownership and management experience or
  3. a minimum two years of executive-level experience as senior manager of a business; and
  4. score a minimum of 60 points in the Adaptability Assessment Matrix.

The applicant must also be prepared to:

  1. attend an interview with a MPNP-B officer;
  2. make a deposit of CAD 100,000 after successful interview and
  3. make an Eligible Business Investment in Manitoba; and
  4. reside in Manitoba along with his/her dependent family members.

The applicant may have to:

  1. conduct an Exploratory Visit to Manitoba. The applicant must provide a visit report and other documents to demonstrate the research conducted during this visit; and
  2. provide the results of a language competency test to demonstrate language proficiency.
  3. Submit a business intent document to outline his investment, business and settlement plan in Manitoba.

Note: Meeting the basic eligibility requirements does not guarantee nomination.

Please note: that if your intention is to establish a primary production farming operation, you are not eligible to apply through this regular business stream of the Provincial Nominee Program for Business (PNP-B). You must apply through the Farm Strategic Recruitment Initiative (FSRI) which is a special initiative of the PNP-B for farm business applicants.