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Average cost of certain residential services

These costs are usually in addition to the rental cost of an apartment.

Basic services in 2014
Service
Cost in C$

Internet, TV and home phone

Bundled services
Approximately $120 a month
Mobile telephony
Approximately $65 a month
(basic rate)

Electricity

$25 to $100 a month depending on type of housing (basic rate)

Heating (electricity or natural gas)

$25 to $100 a month depending on type of housing (heating costs increase by 30% to 50% in winter)

House insurance

From $25 a month

Combined car and house insurance

$75 to $150 a month

 

 

Transportation services in 2014
Service
Cost of a monthly pass C$

Metro and bus in Montréal

  • Regular rate
  • Rate for under 18 and over 65

 

$79.50

$47.25

Bus in Québec City

  • Regular rate
  • Rate for students and under 18
  • Rate for over 65

 

$79.25

$53.00


$39.50

Service
Average price1
Regular gas (variable price)

139.3 cents per liter

 


1 1. Régie de l’énergie du Québec, average price in February 2014

 

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