Moving to Cornwall is one of the most important decisions you’ll ever make. Once you have decided to make Cornwall your new home, you’ll need to prepare.

Luckily, we have put together information that will help newcomers to Canada get settled in Cornwall. You can find it all on one website, ImmigrationCornwall.ca. On this website, you can find the following information:

When moving to a new home, its important to know how you’re going to support yourself and your family. Finding work can be a challenge, but luckily Cornwall has a strong economy with many opportunities to offer newcomers. 

If you are a permanent resident, you are allowed to work in Canada and do not have to apply for a work permit. If you are just staying temporarily, you will need to get a temporary work permit.

For Cornwall job seekers, an excellent resource is the ChooseCornwall website, which has its own Employment Opportunities web page that contains recent job postings from Cornwall employers.  This page is updated on a regular basis, so check it often!

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Bob Peters
Division Manager, Economic Development
100 Water Street East, Box 877, Cornwall ON, K6H 5T9
T.: 613-930-2787 ext. 2268
F.: 613-933-0745
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