Choosing a location
Before deciding where to settle, evaluate the advantages offered by Québec’s various regions.
Quality of life
Each region in Québec offers its own quality of life. Do you prefer big cities, the suburbs or the country? You have children and are looking for a family-friendly setting ? Exploring the quality of life offered by the various regions will help you to choose a living environment that fulfils your aspirations.
Job or investment opportunities
Surely, you’ll want to settle where you have the best chances of finding a job or creating your own business. Find out about the opportunities in the various regions. Some may offer interesting prospects for you.
Housing costs vary depending on region, municipality and sector.
Access to education and health services
Every region in Québec provides health services (hospitals, local community service centres known as CLSCs, medical clinics) and education services (educational institutions). The Université du Québec, for example, is present in several Québec regions.
Access to recreational activities
Do you enjoy cultural activities, nightlife, sports or the outdoors? Certain regions and municipalities offer various nearby activities. Find out what they have to offer.