On December 15 and 16, 2022, Manitoba held 2 invitation rounds in the Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program (MPNP). In round #161, the MPNP issued 1,030 Letters of Advice to Apply (LAA) in the Skilled Workers Overseas stream, with a minimum score of 600. In round #162, the MPNP issued 155 LAAs in the Skilled Workers in Manitoba stream. The minimum score to get the LAA in this category was 771 points, 4 points fewer than the previous draw. In the Skilled Workers Overseas stream, Manitoba issued 48 LAAs. The lowest score in the SWO category was 703 points, 103 points more than in round #161. In addition, Manitoba invited 46 candidates in the International Education Stream. In total, in these draws, Manitoba has issued LAAs to 1,279 candidates, including 692 Express Entry candidates. MPNP has invited 7,355 candidates in 2022, and 1,943 received invitations in the Express Entry.