Moving to a new country can be hard. You might have a lot of questions. The B.C. Newcomers’ Guide will help you settle into B.C. quickly and easily. You'll find information about:
- finding a place to live
- driving in B.C.
- finding a doctor and other medical services
- getting your BC Services card
- registering your child in school
- working in B.C.
- opening a bank account
- getting help for those needing extra support
The 2021 B.C. Newcomers’ Guide is available to download as a PDF in eight languages:
Printed copies of the B.C. Newcomers' Guide are also available. You can request a guide by using the order form
. Copies can be ordered for free within British Columbia.