Useful Links

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Information to Help You Settle

How to use this site

As you are getting settled, you will probably have many questions about how things are done. This section of the website helps you to learn about living, working, doing business and studying in Ontario.

Publications and Resources

Download (PDF format): These documents are available in Acrobat PDF format (version 7 minimum). A free copy of the Adobe Acrobat software, required to view PDF files, is available to download. The Adobe website is created by an organization outside of the Ontario government and which is solely responsible for the information contained therein.

Building a New Life in Ontario

The "Building a New Life in Ontario" guides are also available in multiple languages. If you are interested in the guide in your language please ask


Before You Arrive

Before you arrive

Moving to Ontario

Information to help guide you - what you need to know about housing, health care, how to find a job, enter a profession or trade, start a business or go to school.

After You Arrive

After you arrive

Your New Home

Ontario has one of the most multicultural populations in the world. No matter what country you are arriving from, there is probably a community from that background in Ontario.