When you first arrive in Canada, there are many things you'll need to organize to set up your new life in Canada. These Landing in Canada Guides can help.

Once you get to Canada, you'll need to get a bank account, a driver's licence, and a social insurance number. You'll need to find a place to live, a school for your children, and you may need the services of immigrant-serving organizations.

Prepare for settlement in Canada. Take a look at the landing guide for the province/territory where you intend to reside:

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