Immigration Portal

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Welcome to Toronto. Our diverse city is home to over 2.8 million people and is filled with possibilities.

This web portal was created to ensure our city's newcomers are well-informed at every stage of the immigration process. It is filled with trustworthy information, links and resources to help guide you through the process and get you settled into your new home.


Toronto is ready for you!

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How to apply to come to Canada

Before immigrating to Toronto, you must have completed the application and documentation process. The Citizenship and Immigration Canada website provides all of the information and applications that you will need. 

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Resources for service providers

The Toronto Newcomer Strategy is designed to improve newcomer settlement through shared leadership, stronger collaboration and a more seamless and well-coordinated service system.

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Where should I live?

Finding housing for yourself and your family is important. Newcomers to Toronto will find a number of different housing options that are clean, safe, affordable and either temporary or permanent. Find out about your options.

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Free health care services

Whether you have your Ontario Health Insurance Plan (OHIP) card or not it is important to take care of your health. There are many free health care services are available to you and your family no matter how long you've been in Canada. 

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Get help in your language

The City has made every effort to provide resources in as many languages as possible. In this section you will find links to resources, information and services in many different languages.

Need Help Finding a Job?

Looking for a job?

Toronto supports newcomers with a variety of resources, programs and services to help you find meaningful employment. This section looks at some of the services available to help you find a job.

This website is generously supported by the Government of Ontario through the Ministry of Citizenship and Immigration and by the Government of Canada through Citizenship and Immigration Canada.