Welcome to British Columbia

BC Is a Great Location for New Immigrants

Are you planning to immigrate to Canada? The province of British Columbia (BC) is a great location to start your life in Canada. Beyond its natural beauty and landscapes, there are many more reasons why BC is a great destination to work and live in. SOPA Program will help you feel confident and ready for the Canadian workplace even before you arrive.

Benefits of Moving to BC

BC has the highest minimum wage in Canada

According to Welcome BC, workers enjoy competitive wages and extended benefits plans.

Multicultural population

According to Welcome BC, almost 30% of BC residents immigrated to Canada from another country making the province one of the most culturally diverse places in the world.

Workplace opportunities in different industries

According to Arrive, Construction and Engineering, Technology, Business and Administration, Health care, Education, and Sales and services jobs are in high demand in BC.

If you are currently outside Canada and you got the approval from IRCC to immigrate to Canada, we are here to help you arrive prepared.

Go ahead and enroll in Settlement Online PreArrival (SOPA) Program to connect with Canadian professionals ready to help you prepare for a successful job search and to work in BC, Canada! Arrive better prepared with our free tools, resources and courses designed to help you find a job in your field.

Register here and choose BC as your destination.



In partnership with Immigrant Services Association of Nova Scotia