Know what to do next with Arrival Advisor.

Starting your new life in British Columbia can be overwhelming. Arrival Advisor is here to help you succeed. With multilingual information and services recommended based on your situation, Arrival Advisor is your go-to guide to getting settled in your new community.

So easy finding resources for my family.

Connect with your community

Explore topics and services for newcomers without needing to make an account. Arrival Advisor has everything you need to get started in your community.

SETTLING IN

Navigate your new neighbourhood, learn about social customs, and settle into your new home

EDUCATION

Improve your English, continue your education, and enroll your children in school

HEALTH CARE

Sign up for health insurance, find a doctor, and access health services for you and your family

MONEY & BANKING

Set up your bank account, plan your finances, and learn about paying and filing your taxes

HOUSING

Find a place to live, learn about your housing options, and access rental assistance

EMPLOYMENT

Discover who can help you find a job, what to expect, and how to get qualifications assessed.

Legal system and immigration

Learn about the courts system, law enforcement, legal help, and LGBTQ and human rights.

Driving

Get your driver’s licence, learn about Canada’s traffic laws, and find out about car insurance.

Help for individuals and families

Access financial assistance, child care resources, and support for trauma and mental health.

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