Toronto is one of the most multicultural urban areas in the world. Each year tens of thousands of newcomers from around the globe choose our city as their new home. Their diverse cultures and communities have helped create Toronto’s identity as a vibrant global city.

Whether you’re just thinking about moving to Toronto or already making plans, you’ll find the information you need right here.

Just arrived? Get support from a settlement worker and download our Newcomer Welcome Brochure.

Looking to learn about Indigenous Peoples in Toronto? Download Indigenous Peoples in Toronto: An Introduction for Newcomers and the accompanying Facilitator’s Guide for educators. The resource and accompanying Facilitator’s Guide are also available in French.


About Toronto

Explore current city statistics, global rankings and other topics of interest when you're thinking of moving to Toronto.

Before You Arrive

From getting a visa to preparing for employment, learn what you need to do before moving.

After You Arrive

From getting a health card to accessing City services, view tips on getting settled.

Buying, Selling, Moving

Set up, finalize or request updates (change of mailing address) to your property tax account.