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Alberto Mendez

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

Mireille Auffret

"In a big city like Ottawa, it was great to get some tips from fellow expats on how to find a good real-estate agant and a new appartment."

Enjoy living and working in Ottawa

Are you an expat living in Ottawa? You will surely come across many questions, such as ʺWhat documents does the Canadian aliens department require for a work permit?”, ʺHow do I "survive" a Canadian winter?ʺ, or ”What can other expats recommend for moving companies in town?”

Looking for all of the information that is important for living and working in Ottawa can take you hours. However, by using our Ottawa expat guide you can greatly simplify your relocation to Ottawa. Beginning with administration and finance top tips about housing & household - the guide deals with all the different facets of the expat life in Ottawa.

However, InterNations does not only address expats in Ottawa. We have brief overview guides for various locations around the world - from living in London to moving to Paris.

Top Articles in the Ottawa Expat Guide

  • Moving to Ottawa

    Putting down roots in Ottawa is as enjoyable an experiences as it gets, and with the Mercer Quality of Living Survey recently ranking the city 14th out of 221, it would be no surprise if those roots were to stay put down. Learn more about moving to Ottawa, from visas to accommodation.
  • Living in Ottawa

    Famed for Jazz festivals, ice skating, and majestic views shooting out towards nearby Quebec, the Canadian city Ottawa is one of the world's most enthralling destinations. When it comes to having a day out in Ottawa, there is no end to the number of activities at your disposal. Check them out in this guide!
  • Working in Ottawa

    Ottawa is not only an iconic and modern-day culture hub, but also an employment treasure chest bursting with a range of opportunities in various sectors, from agriculture to financial services. Learn all you need to know about working in Ottawa in our guide.

Information for the Expat Life in Ottawa

Are you looking for specific information, such as expat insurance providers in town or a doctor speaking your native language in Canada? On top of our expat guide, you will have access to our expat directory for Ottawa, which provides you with a complete catalogue of all expat-relevant locales and relocation services in Ottawa. Moreover, you also can take full advantage of our Ottawa expat forum in order to look for tips and information from your fellow expatriates.

Become part of InterNations Ottawa and you’ll be warmly greeted with a welcoming Hello from our expats living and working in Ottawa.

Are you curious about expatriate living outside Ottawa? Then read more about our various expat guides, such as living in Doha or living in Munich!

Alberto Mendez

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

Mireille Auffret

"In a big city like Ottawa, it was great to get some tips from fellow expats on how to find a good real-estate agant and a new appartment."

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