Manitoba Mandatory Coverage To drive in Manitoba, you must obtain coverage through Manitoba Public Insurance (MPI) that meets the mandatory provincial requirements. In the province, $500,000 in third-party liability coverage is mandatory as is coverage for damage to your own vehicle. Below is a summary of mandatory coverages required by the Manitoba government. Please refer to the list of sources for more details. This information is for educational purposes only. Consult a qualified insurance professional for further assistance. as of April 1, 2022Mandatory minimum third-party liability:$500,000 is available for any one accident; however, if a claim involving both bodily injury and property damage reaches this figure, payment for property damage will be capped at $20,000.Note: For policies with an effective date before April 1, 2021, mandatory minimum third-party liability is $200,000. Direct Compensation Property Damage Required?Not applicable.Medical payments:No time or amount limit.Funeral expense benefits: $8,996 (maximum).Disability income benefits:90% of net wages based on gross annual income of maximum, up to a maximum $103,500/year; nothing is payable for the first seven days of disability.Death benefits:Death any time after injury; benefits for spouse or common-law partners depend on wage and age of deceased, minimum $66,002; benefits for dependent children are age-defined; disabled dependants receive an additional $28,875; non-dependent children or parents receive $14,698.Impairment benefits:Minimum $824/week to maximum $165,002 for non-catastrophic injury; maximum $260,541 for catastrophic injury (includes indemnity for non-catastrophic injury of $165,992).Right to sue for pain and suffering?No.Right to sue for economic loss in excess of no-fault benefits?No.Administration:Government.Sources: Guide to Autopac, 2022Personal Injury Protection Plan (PIPP) BenefitsServices and Support Guide for Fatality ClaimsPersonal Injury Protection Plan, 2018 Car Insurance Q & A Questions to ask your insurance representative.All about Auto InsuranceRegardless of where you live in Canada, auto insurance is required by law. You are not authorized to drive without it. Useful LinksFACTS of the Property & Casualty Insurance IndustryThe FACTS of the Property & Casualty Insurance Industry is published by Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC), the trade association representing Canada’s private property and casualty (P&C) insurance companies. IBC has published FACTS since 1972 to provide a snapshot of the state of the P&C insurance industry. Buying Auto InsuranceKnow how insurance premiums are calculated, where to turn for insurance if you are a higher-risk driver and what additional auto insurance coverage is available. Insurance Premium AllocationThe premiums of many policyholders pay the claims of the few who suffer a claim. Insurers put premiums toward a mix of claims costs, investments and operational expenses. Types of CoverageCollision, specified perils, comprehensive and all perils are among the additional coverages available for your vehicle. In general, these coverages are very similar across the country Canadian Loss Experience Automobile Rating (CLEAR)Collision, specified perils, comprehensive and all perils are among the additional coverages available for your vehicle. In general, these coverages are very similar across the country. Facility AssociationFacility Association’s mission is to administer the automobile insurance residual markets, enhance market stability, and guarantee the availability of automobile insurance to those eligible to obtain it.