Looking for French Expats in Ottawa?

  • Connect with fellow French in Ottawa

  • Get information in our Ottawa guide

  • Join exciting events and activities

  • Exchange tips about expat life in Ottawa

  • Alberto Mendez

    When I started my new business in Ottawa, I found several contacts in expat circles due to the InterNations Ottawa community.

InterNations - A Place for French in Ottawa

Bonjour to all of our French in Ottawa! Are you interested in getting to know fellow French expats in Ottawa? Are you looking for advice from other French, e.g. which bars in Ottawa will broadcast your favorite team’s upcoming match or where in town to go for foie gras?

You are cordially invited to be part of InterNations Ottawa. Among the members of our international expat network, there is also a vibrant circle of French expats, coming from Paris, Nice, Lyon and all regions of France.

  • Community Member
    From France, living in Ottawa
  • Community Member
    From France, living in Ottawa
  • Community Member
    From France, living in Ottawa
  • Community Member
    From France, living in Ottawa
  • Community Member
    From France, living in Ottawa

Meet other French in Ottawa

Meet fellow French at our events in Ottawa

Attend our monthly events and activities and join various interest-based groups to get to know like-minded expatriates and fellow French in Ottawa.

Want to meet other French at our events?

Our Global Partners

Forum Posts by French in Ottawa

Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow French in our Ottawa expat forums.

  • Next dinner
    4 replies
    Sep 7, 8:43 PM
    Community member

    Perfect ! Wednesday works fine for me :)) Cheers, K

Ask experienced French expats in Ottawa

  • Where can I find French food?
  • Where can I meet other French?
  • Are there French schools in Ottawa?

Find other French to share your hobbies with

French Expats in Ottawa Share Their Experiences

InterNations is a place where French expats in Ottawa exchange experiences and tips to support each other. Canada's capital, named after the Odaawaa first nations people and now nicknamed "Bytown", can be a great place for expats - our community helps you make the most of your experience!

  • Browse our Members Network to get to know Ottawa’s French expats.
  • Take part in our Expat Forums to obtain first hand tips from fellow French expats in Ottawa.
  • Use the Expat Guide for Ottawa to find information on your host city.

Meet Fellow French in Ottawa at Our Events

Our community in Ottawa is also very active offline. Our InterNations Ambassadors organize regular events and various expat activities, e.g. a dinner in Ottawa’s hippest restaurant or an outing with other French expats to explore the sublime Canadian Rockies. These activities are a casual way to get to know expats from France in your local community as well as French in Canada nationwide. Interested? Simply become a member and we’ll be happy to welcome you among our French living in Ottawa!