Before you come to B.C. and in the first few days after arriving, take steps to help you and your family settle in more easily. Find out how to get support from settlement services, apply for a social insurance number, and more.
Find out what steps you can take to prepare for your arrival in British Columbia.
Check out the services that are available to help you settle in once you arrive in B.C.
Use this checklist for actions you can take to help you settle in when you arrive.
Learn how the Government of B.C. supports services to help newcomers settle into life in B.C.
One of the first things you’ll need to do is find a place to live.
Learn how to apply for a social insurance number and get a driver’s licence or BCID card.