Pleased to meet you.

We can help you prepare for Canada as soon as you get your pre-arrival letter.

Planning for Canada provides information and guidance to family and economic class immigrants and Atlantic Immigration Program candidates before their arrival so they can be better prepared to live and work in Canada. We offer information sessions, personalized planning services and connections to in-Canada advisors for province/territory-specific information and guidance on settlement and employment services to make finding work in your intended field and occupation faster and easier.

Since 2007, we have helped more than 63,000 immigrants from 111 countries plan for and settle in Canada with confidence.

Planning for Canada is run by Colleges and Institutes Canada (CICan) and funded by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC).

Where our clients come from

Top 10 countries of residence of participants (2022-2023)

United Arab Emirates2%
Saudi Arabia1%
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Who our clients are and where they settle

We serve many immigrants and their families; most of them are economic class immigrants in the Federal Skilled Worker and Provincial Nominee programs, followed by the family class category. The rest of our clients belong to the Atlantic Immigration Program (AIP) and other economic class categories.

Data source: Planning for Canada 2022-2023

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Plan for Canada with confidence pre-arrival

In the following video, learn how our free pre-arrival services help immigrants prepare for their move, settlement and employment in Canada. You can also learn about the unique support you will receive from Planning for Canada and how our program will help you set realistic expectations and mitigate the challenges you might face.

Planning for Canada was outstanding, helping us prepare and make sure our journey is on the right track.

Rutu and Kevin from Mumbai, India
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