Parkland Immigrants

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Immigration Programs

Temporary Visitor
If you are interested in staying in the Parkland for a short period of time you may need a Temporary Visa. Depending on where you live, and the reason for your visit, you will need to meet certain entry requirements. In some cases, if you plan to stay in Canada for a certain period of time, you will need a Temporary Resident Visa.
For more information about visa requirements go to Canada Citizenship and Immigration

For travel tips and tourism highlights in the Parkland check out PARKLAND COMMUNITIES profiles or


More than 130,000 students come to study in Canada every year. Foreign students bring a rich culture to our classrooms. Your knowledge and skills are welcome in our schools. It is possible to work in Canada while you are here as a student, and there are opportunities for jobs on and off campus. You will need to apply.
For more information about studying in Canada and how to apply, go to Canada Citizenship and Immigration (


Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program (MPNP)

In 2015, the MPNP will continue to grow and contribute to Manitoba’s economy and labour force growth. Manitoba’s online application system continues to serve both skilled workers and entrepreneurs.

MPNP - Employer Direct

More recruitment options for Manitoba employers

Our Employer Direct team at the Immigration and Economic Opportunities Division is ready to assist Manitoba employers with their recruitment needs through these programs:

  • Manitoba Start: the skilled workers you need may have just arrived in Manitoba
  • MPNP: strategic recruitment initiatives and the skilled worker in Manitoba stream
  • Express Entry: Learn how to benefit from the new federal program
  • TFW: Register your business and learn more about the temporary foreign worker program.

For more information, phone 204-945-6300 or visit

MPNP application intake update: On April 30, 2015 the Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program (MPNP) will reopen its Skilled Worker Overseas stream along with other process improvements for the MPNP Skilled Worker category.