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Immigrating to Canada

Valuable Advice. Helpful Tools.

As Canada’s largest bank*, we’ve been helping new immigrants settle successfully into Canada for over seven generations. We’ve put together a host of tools and tips to make your transition into Canada easier by saving you time, money and effort.

Before You Move

Congratulations on making the big and exciting decision to move to Canada. Explore some tips, tools and advice to help you plan your move and stay organized.

Arrival in Canada

While planning ahead makes for an easier move, many steps can’t be started until you’ve arrived. Here, you’ll find advice, resources and contact information to help you through these steps.

Canadian Banking Fact Sheets

Want a quick explanation of key Canadian financial basics, such as opening a bank account, buying a car and buying a home? These fact sheets are available for download in select languages.

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Why Choose RBC?

  • Canada’s largest bank* -, has been helping newcomers get settled for over 7 generations
  • Service available by phone in 200 languages
  • The largest combined branch and ATM network across Canada, with over 4,200 RBC ATMs
  • A strong international presence, with branches and clients in more than 50 countries

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