City of Ottawa
Ottawa is Canada's capital city. As part of the National Capital Region, Ottawa has many cultural attractions, including galleries, museums and festivals.
It is also known as a wonderful place for nature-lovers. Located on the Ottawa River, the city has over 880 parks and hundreds of kilometres of bike paths and nature trails.
Explore the municipal immigration portal Immigration Ottawa to find everything you need to know about moving there, finding employment and getting settled in your new home. Be sure to visit the immigrant stories section to hear about newcomers who have made Ottawa their new home.
Ottawa is one of the world’s safest and most beautiful communities in which to live, work, learn, play, and raise a family.
|Proximity to large centres||Toronto||Kingston||Montreal|
|Approximate distance||450 km||195 km||200 km|
|Key industries||High technology|
Life sciences sectors
|Average house price||$353,454 |
(single family detached)
The City of Ottawa municipal immigration portal is funded and administered through the Ministry of Citizenship and Immigration and Citizenship and Immigration Canada, as part of the Municipal Immigration Information Online (MIIO) Program. Visit the Cities and Towns section of OntarioImmigration.ca for other municipal immigration portals.