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Living in Vancouver

Vancouver is the third largest city in Canada and the largest city in the province of British Columbia.  Its beautiful location close to the ocean and mountains attracts residents and visitors from all over the world.

Below are some resources to help with transitioning to life in British Columbia and Vancouver:

The B.C. Newcomers’ Guide has written information and videos in a variety of languages.  The topics covered include: The First Few Days, Transportation, Finding a Place to Live, Money and Banking, Health Care and more.

The City of Vancouver website includes ‘Moving to Vancouver’ (with downloadable resources) and ‘Areas of the City’ sections.  Use the navigation map on the Areas page to link to community-specific information including services, news & events.