The Application Process

Overview | Instructions | Application Fee | Forms | Document Checklist | Document Checklist Tags | Kit PDFs

As an applicant, you must make a commitment to reside in rural Manitoba with your dependants, to operate a farm business in rural Manitoba and to assume an active managerial role in that farm business. A Program Officer must be convinced of an applicant’s commitment to live in rural Manitoba and conduct farm primary production in rural Manitoba before recommending nomination.


IMPORTANT:
Do not complete this application kit unless you have completed your Farm Business Research Visit. Applications received from individuals who have not made a Farm Business Research Visit to Manitoba will not be interviewed and their applications will be returned unprocessed.



Individual Application Kit Components:

Download the Entire New Application Kit: Includes all instructions (42 pages, 874 KB in size)
Individual Components
Cover Page/Address/Table of Contents (53 KB PDF )
Introduction (169 KB PDF)
Program Eligibility: Eligibility Requirement, Business Ownership and Experience, Farm Business Research Visit, Business Intent, Guidelines for Preparing Business Intent, and Eligible Farm Business Investments
Important Information & Policies:
Information and Policies (PDF 92 KB)
The Application Process:
Steps to Starting Your Application (PDF 92 KB)
Instructions, Forms and Document Checklist:
Instructions, Forms, Document Checklist & Document Checklist Tags (PDF 92 KB)
Frequently Asked Questions (PDF 191 KB)
Important Terms (PDF 305 KB)
The forms are separate and can be downloaded at this link.

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