The British Columbia government released the British Columbia Newcomers' Guide to Resources and Services on March 24, 2022.
The guide is in the following ten languages:
Simplified and Traditional Chinese
The guide is intended to make it easier for new immigrants to settle in the province. In the new newcomers’ guide, immigrants can find information about:
finding a place to live
finding a doctor and medical services
getting government services
studying or working in the province
opening a bank account
obtaining a driver's license in the province
The British Columbia government also provides information about recognizing and reporting immigration fraud and scams.