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Claude Maurin

"The information I found via InterNations has made the move to Tehran much easier than expected. "

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"InterNations has provided me with an extensive network of expats in Tehran."

InterNations - A Place for Canadians in Tehran

Hello to all of our Canadians in Tehran! Are you interested in getting to know fellow Canadian expats in Tehran? Are you looking for advice from other Canadians, e.g. which bars in Tehran will broadcast your favorite team’s upcoming match or where in town to go for maple pancakes?

You are cordially invited to be part of InterNations Tehran. Among the members of our international expat network, there is also a vibrant circle of Canadian expats, coming from Ottawa, Vancouver, Montreal and all regions of Canada.

Meet fellow Canadians at our events in Tehran

Attend our monthly events and activities for Canadians expatriates to get to know like-minded expatriates in real life.

Find More Information in Our Tehran Expat Guides

  • Moving to Tehran

    Making an international move can be a stressful time, particularly if you are not going alone and have a family to take care of. Moving to Tehran is no different and your transition will be easier if you have some knowledge of the city and what to expect.
  • Living in Tehran

    Not only is Tehran the largest city in Iran, it also claims to be the largest in Western Asia. Iran's capital city since 1796, Tehran has seen its popularity grow a lot throughout the 20th and 21st centuries, and its metropolitan area is the 29th in the world in terms of the size of its population.
  • Working in Tehran

    There are a number of opportunities for expats to take advantage of when it comes to working in Tehran. Although there have been oil sanctions recently, the country still has much to offer because of its healthy economy, which is the second largest in the Middle East.

Forum Posts by Canadians in Tehran

Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow Canadians in our Tehran expat forums.

Canadian Expats in Tehran Share Their Experiences

InterNations is a place where Canadian expats in Tehran exchange experiences and tips to support each other. The sprawling city at the foot of the Tochal mountain range 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 Tehran’s Canadian expats.
  • Take part in our Expat Forums to obtain first hand tips from fellow Canadian expats in Tehran.
  • Use the Expat Guide for Tehran to find information on your host city.

Meet Fellow Canadians in Tehran at Our Events

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