Settlement in New Brunswick

General

List of Immigrant-Serving Agencies in NB РAgencies listed for each county; compiled by the government of New Brunswick. 

SOS Canada 2000 РA broad and vast resource offering basic information about everything Canadian. Sections on immigration, employment, education, and links of government services.

 

Government Services

New Brunswick Provincial Nominee Program РThe New Brunswick Provincial Nominee Program (NBPNP) is an immigration program that allows the province to play an active role in selecting skilled immigrants to meet specific economic and labour market needs. 

Citizenship and Immigration Canada РInformation for immigrants, refugees and visitors to Canada. Includes employment authorization, immigration applications, sponsorship and services available to newcomers. 

Service Canada: Services for Newcomers to Canada РInformation about Government services for newcomers to Canada from acquiring personal documents to employment and raising a family.

 

Health Care

New Brunswick Medicare РNew Brunswick governmental site explaining how to obtain provincial health insurance and services.

 

Housing

New Brunswick Social Development–Housing¬†– Information on rental assistance programs, construction and repair programs, and purchase programs from the province of New Brunswick.¬†

Renting in New Brunswick РUnderstand landlord and tenants rights and responsibilities.

Canadian Mortgage and Housing Corporation РCanada’s national housing agency. Information on buying a home, renting a home, mortgages, maintaining a home, safety in the home, renovations, and more. 

CMHC Housing for Newcomers¬†– Information specifically for newcomers from Canada’s national housing agency in eight different languages. Learn about renting, owning, and maintaining a home in Canada.¬†

Canadian Real Estate Association’s Multiple Listing Service¬†– Property information from realtors across Canada.

 

Legal

Canadian Citizenship & Immigration Resource Center РImmigration law site features information on Canadian immigration and Canada employment placement services and visas. 

Canadian Human Rights Commission РPromotes knowledge of human rights in Canada, and to encourage people to follow principles of equality. To help reduce barriers to equality in employment and access to services.

Canadian Law Information Рprovides Canadian law information in plain, straightforward English.

 

Transportation

Service Canada: Driver’s Licence¬†– Links to each province’s driver’s licence information page.¬†

Welcome NB-Driving and Getting Around РOffers information about driving and public transportation in NB.

 

Cultural

Tourism New Brunswick–About NB¬†– Learn about NB history, society, weather and seasons, regions, and more.¬†

Government of Canada: Arts, Culture and Heritage –¬†Learn about the vibrant people and cultural industries that contribute to the creation of a Canadian cultural identity.

Culture Crossing: Guide to Canada РLearn about Canadian social etiquette and culture.