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Ontario Introduces Legislation to Maximize Benefits of Immigration

Newcomers’ Global Connections Boost Ontario’s Economy

Ontario is reintroducing its first-ever Immigration Act that would, if passed, assist the province in working with Ottawa to maximize the economic benefits of immigration.

Statement by Minister Chan on Auditor General’s Report

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Global Experience Ontario: Live Webinars

How to get Licensed and Registered

Global Experience Ontario is hosting a series of free live webinars for internationally trained professionals on How to Work as a licensed and registered engineer, accountant, teacher, early childhood educator or social worker in Ontario. Learn More.

Ontario Recognizes Medal for Good Citizenship Recipients

Ontario is recognizing 13 outstanding citizens for their exceptional long-term contributions to their communities and to the province.

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Global Experience Ontario
Find out how to qualify for licensure and registration in a non-health regulated profession in Ontario.

Opportunities Ontario: Provincial Nominee Program
Become a permanent resident of Ontario faster.

 
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Ontario Bridge Training
Get your license or certificate in your profession or trade, so you can work in Ontario.

Watch videos of bridge training success stories

 
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Welcome to Ontario guide for newcomers. Available in 14 languages. Read online or download.

Newcomer information at your finger tips

Active citizenship in our communities

 
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Volunteering helps you and helps your community. Get involved.

Volunteering, Eh! Newcomer youth in Kitchener-Waterloo show how it’s done. A project funded by the Government of Ontario.

Insurance and Liability Resource Centre for Non-Profits: Tools, advice and more on how to manage risk. Brought to you by the Ontario Volunteer Partnership.

 
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Ontario Honours and Awards offers many programs to recognize Ontarians whose achievements and good works benefit their communities and the province. Nominate someone for an award.

Celebrate: Canada Day at Queen’s Park has been a Government of Ontario tradition since 1967. Fun for the whole family on July 1.

Commemorate: Every Remembrance Day, November 11 the province hosts a ceremony to honour Ontarians who served in war to protect our freedoms.

Special days and months recognized by Ontario