First things first, well done on making the call to move to Canada. It is a big decision and one that shouldn’t be underestimated. While you made the initial first step on your own it is important to remember that Moving2Canada is here to assist you with making the move to Canada as smooth as possible. To help you plan your trip to Canada, we’ve compiled a list of essential items that we recommend you arrange prior to your departure, as well as a list of things to consider packing for Canada.
Moving to Canada checklist:
Some of the items in this section can take some time to organize. It’s good to review this well in advance of your departure, so you can be getting prepared in the weeks and months before your flight to Canada.
You can also save yourself time and money by getting your travel insurance (a mandatory requirement to receive a working holiday visa in Canada). See our guides for more:
- Where to buy travel insurance for Canada
- Travel insurance for your first months in Canada
- 5 Golden tips on how to reduce the stress of moving
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