Following a decision by the governmentdecision published in the Gazette officielle du Québec on March 27, 2013, the Ministère de l’Immigration et des Communautés culturelles is renewing its rules relating to the intake of applications according to immigration class.
To find out if you can submit an application for a selection certificate, consult the page Intake of applications.
The job market is constantly changing. Being informed of the latest job market news in Québec can help you find work.
Each of Québec’s 17 administrative regions has its own characteristics and potential. They all, however, offer excellent job prospects. Likewise, cities in Québec have dynamic economies with good job opportunities.
Find out about the sector of activity in which you wish to work. It is helpful to be informed about the sector’s characteristics, the various professions and trades that are practised within the sector and the sector’s major associations, organizations and companies. It is also important to be aware of the legal and regulatory framework of your sector of activity.
||Once in Québec, you can attend information sessions on some of Québec’s regions. These free sessions are offered in Montréal. Sign
Preferred areas of training
Many areas of training offer good opportunities for employment integration in Québec. To find out more about the professions and trades related to your area of training, in the context of Québec’s job market, see the corresponding information sheet:
College level technical training
Secondary level vocational training
- Comités sectoriels
Some of the sectoral workforce committees offer information on professions and
trades, current job market conditions and ongoing training in their respective
- Labour Market Information
Information on occupational opportunities in Québec’s various
du Développement économique, de l’Innovation et de l’Exportation
- Portraits socioéconomiques régionaux
Socioeconomic portraits of Québec’s regions based on major themes:
living conditions, demography, land use, education and training, exports,
investment, job market, research and innovation, industrial structure
du Développement économique, de l'Innovation et de l'Exportation - Industrial sectors
General information on Québec’s industrial sectors
- Québec Portal – In the regions
General information on Québec’s regions