Canada News Sitemap - Page 2 2016-09-26
First-Time Home Buyers Tax Credit in Canada
If you are a first-time home buyer in Canada, you could be eligible for a non-refundable tax credit of $750.
NETFILE - Filing Canadian Income Taxes Online
Most Canadians can now file their income taxes online. It's quick. It's easy. And if the government owes you money, you'll get your refund faster.
Canadian Children's Fitness Tax Credit
This Canadian non-refundable tax credit lets you claim $500 per child in eligible fees to encourage their physical activity.
Canadian Public Transit Tax Credit
This federal tax credit can help you save on the cost of public transit. Be sure to check which types of transit passes are eligible.
Maps of Canadian Provinces
Explore Canada with these maps of Canadian provinces and territories.
Tips to Save Gas and Money
Use these energy conservation tips to save gas and money.
St. Patrick's Day in Canada
Use these St. Patrick's Day resources and activities to celebrate and teach about St. Patrick's Day in Canada.
Key facts about the province of Saskatchewan, Canada - geography, government and industry.
Newfoundland Provincial Political Party Leaders Biographies
Meet the leaders of the major provincial political parties in Newfoundland and Labrador.
Newfoundland Provincial Political Parties
Find out about Newfoundland and Labrador provincial political parties - their MHAs, political philosophies, election platforms, news and events.
How to Contact the Premier of Alberta
Contact information to write or phone Jim Prentice, the Premier of Alberta, Canada.
PEI Provincial Political Parties
Find out about major PEI provincial political parties with information on members of the legislative assembly, political philosophies, election platforms and news and events.
The Persons Case - A Milestone for Canadian Women
In the Persons Case in the 1920s, five Alberta women fought and won a legal and political battle to have women recognized as persons under the BNA Act.
T4E Information Slips for Canadian Employment Insurance
Explanation of T4E tax slips for Employment Insurance benefits for taxpayers to use when completing their Canadian income tax returns.
T5 Tax Slips for Canadian Income Tax Returns
Explanation of T5 tax slips for investment income issued to taxpayers to use when completing their Canadian income tax returns.
New Brunswick Facts
Key facts about the province of New Brunswick, Canada - geography, government and industry.
Tax Return Reviews by the Canada Revenue Agency
The Canada Revenue Agency conducts different types of tax reviews. Here's when the CRA does them, what they are looking for and how to respond.
Help With Your Canadian Income Taxes
Here's where to get help with specific questions you have about your Canadian income taxes.
T3 Canadian Income Tax Information Slip
Description of a T3 income tax information slip in Canada.
Canada Pension Plan (CPP) Changes
Changes in the Canada Pension Plan (CPP) make it important to assess your own circumstances and make an informed decision about when to apply for it.
4 Ways to File Your Canadian Income Taxes
You can file your taxes by mail, online, or by using a service provider. Select the method that suits you best.
Parliament of Canada Introduction
Learn the basics about the Parliament of Canada, the legislative branch of the Canadian federal government.
The NETFILE Access Code is No Longer Required
A NETFILE access code is no longer required to use NETFILE to file your Canadian income taxes online.
T4A(P) Tax Slips for Canada Pension Plan Benefits
Explanation of T4A(P) tax slips for Canada Pension Plan benefits issued to taxpayers to use when completing their Canadian income tax returns.
What is the Canada Revenue Agency or CRA?
Description of the Canada Revenue Agency or CRA and what it does.
T4 Tax Slips for Canadian Income Tax Returns
Explanation of T4 tax slips for employment income for taxpayers to use for their Canadian income tax returns.
RRSPs - The Great Canadian Tax Break
Take the best advantage you can of the tax break you get with Registered Retirement Savings Plans (RRSPs) while you save for your retirement.
Arrange Direct Deposit With the Canada Revenue Agency
How to arrange direct deposit with the Canada Revenue Agency so Canadian tax payments are deposited directly into your bank account.
Role of Provincial Premiers in Canada
Provincial premiers in Canada are the heads of government in the provinces, and they have the responsibilities to go with that leadership role.
Territory in Canada - Definition
Definition of a territory in Canada and the difference between a province and territory.
Canadian National News Media
Stay in touch with the latest Canadian news on the Net.
T4A Tax Slips (Canadian Income Taxes)
Explanation of T4A tax slips for pension, retirement, annuity and other income.
Age of Consent in Canada
Understanding the law in Canada on the age of consent for sexual activity.
Write to Santa - Canada Post Address
Canada Post volunteers help Santa answer his mail with the Write to Santa program. Includes tips for teachers.
Prime Minister John Diefenbaker Biography
John Diefenbaker was a spellbinding speaker who championed civil rights and defended the underdog. As Prime Minister he was not an effective manager.
Postal Codes in Canada
Look up postal codes for Canada using street addresses. Find out what the format means, and where to place them in address labels.
Joey Smallwood Biography
The Premier of Newfoundland for more than two decades, Joey Smallwood was the man who brought Newfoundland and Labrador into Canadian Confederation.
Canadian Government Purchasing
Find government purchasing contacts and learn about the procedures for selling goods and services to federal and provincial governments in Canada.
Register to Vote in Ontario Provincial Elections
How to add your name to the voters list to be able to vote in Ontario provincial elections.
Ontario Permanent Register of Electors and Voters Lists
Voters lists and the Permanent Register of Electors for provincial elections in Ontario, Canada.
Canadian Museum of Nature
This fascinating Ottawa museum houses one of the world's finest natural history collections, with dinosaurs, gemstones, mammals, birds and the history of scientific collecting.
Use Canadian Government Phone Books - government phone and email directories
Phone and email directories to help find federal and provincial government officials and programs in Canada.
Sir Charles Tupper Biography
Sir Charles Tupper was only Prime Minister of Canada for 10 weeks, at the age of 75, but he had a long and impressive political career leading up to that.
Tommy Douglas - Canadian "Father of Medicare"
Tommy Douglas was an inspiring leader, as a Baptist minister, as Premier of Saskatchewan and as the first leader of the New Democratic Party.
Prime Minister of Canada - Role and Duties
The responsibilities of the Prime Minister of Canada, the most powerful role in Canadian politics.
Lesson Plans K-8 - Elementary School Lesson Plans for Canadian Teachers
These lesson plans for Canadian elementary school teachers include icebreaker activities, language arts, science, social studies, math, music, art and health.
Icebreakers and Warmup Activities for Canadian Teachers
Classroom icebreakers and warmup activities for the first day of school, for daily warmup exercises, to take a break and for team building.
Nellie McClung Biography - Women's Rights Activist
Canadian Nellie McClung championed the vote for women and temperance, and was key in the fight for women to be recognized as persons in the Persons Case.
History of Capital Punishment in Canada
Timeline of the history of the death penalty in Canada and the gradual abolition of capital punishment.
Premiers of Prince Edward Island Canada
Premiers of Prince Edward Island, Canada and their terms of office since Prince Edward Island joined Canadian Confederation in 1873.
Canadian Fathers of Confederation
The representatives of British North America colonies who attended the three major conferences on Canadian Confederation.
Charlottetown - Origin of Name
Definition and origin of the name Charlottetown.
Canadian Holidays - Lesson Plans Worksheets and Activities for Canadian Holidays
Canadian teachers can use these lesson plans, worksheets, activities and resources to teach about holidays in Canada.
How to Change Your Address With the CRA
Be sure to inform the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) when you move, so benefit payments and refunds are not disrupted.
Age of Majority in Canada - Definition, List by Province
The age of majority in Canada is the age at which a person is considered by law to be an adult. It is either 18 or 19 depending on the province or territory.
Canadian Provinces and Territories - Key Facts
Fact sheets on the provinces and territories of Canada - geography, government and industry.
Canadian Conservatives Appeal to Voters With Tax Breaks
With a surplus near at hand and an election coming up in 2015, Stephen Harper and the Conservatives offer tax breaks for Canadian families.
Bringing Alcohol Into Canada - Visitors
Customs regulations and duty-free allowances for visitors bringing alcohol into Canada.
Free Volunteer Income Tax Clinics Canada
Free clinics help prepare Canadian income tax returns for those with a low income and a simple tax situation.
William Lyon Mackenzie King: Biography
Mackenzie King was the longest-serving Prime Minister of Canada and introduced many of Canada's social welfare policies. Bland in public, he had a quirky spiritual side.
Canadian Immigration Applications Status Online
To find out the status of your Canadian immigration application, try the Client Application Status online service from Citizenship and Immigration Canada.
Canadian T3 Tax Slips - Trust and Mutual Funds Income
Explanation of T3 tax slips for mutual funds and trust income for taxpayers to use when completing their Canadian income tax returns.
Income Taxes in Canada - Previous Years
For late filers, here's where to find the Canadian income tax packages, forms and schedules for recent years.
Canadian Prime Ministers and Their Role in Government
Learn about the role of the Prime Minister of Canada, the current Prime Minister of Canada and Canadian prime ministers in history.
What is a Registered Retirement Savings Plan or RRSP?
Description of a Registered Retirement Savings Plan or RRSP in Canada.
Canadian University Study Skills
Solid advice from Canadian universities on how to improve your study skills to cope with the workload at university.
Whitehorse - Origin of Name
Definition and origin of name Whitehorse.
Yellowknife, Capital of the Northwest Territories
Key facts about Yellowknife, the capital of the Northwest Territories. Built on gold prospecting, it is now growing with diamonds.
Quick Facts About the Province of Quebec
Key facts about the province of Quebec, Canada - geography, government and industry.
Election Riding - Canadian Political Glossary
Definition of an election riding in Canada
Edmonton, the Capital City of Alberta, Canada
Key facts about the city of Edmonton, Alberta, including population, municipal government, Edmonton attractions and the weather.
Edmonton - Origin of Name Edmonton
Definition and origin of the name Edmonton.
Halifax Explosion of 1917 - World War I History
The collision of two ships in Halifax Harbour during World War I caused the world's largest man-made explosion before the nuclear age.
Legal Drinking Age in Canada
The legal age at which you can buy and drink alcohol in each of the provinces and territories of Canada.
My Service Canada Account for EI, OAS and CPP Info
How to view and update your personal EI, CPP and OAS files online using a My Service Canada Account.
The National Flag of Canada
It wasn't until 1965 that Canada had its own national flag. Learn about the controversy surrounding its design and the symbolism of the maple leaf flag.
World War I - the Battle of Vimy Ridge
The Battle of Vimy Ridge in World War I was the first time Canadians fought as a national unit.
Canadian Government Terms Glossary
Look up definitions of terms used in Canadian federal and provincial governments.
Personal Customs Exemptions for Returning Canadians
Customs exemptions for Canadian residents bringing goods into Canada increased June 1, 2012.
Ontario Harmonized Sales Tax (HST)
Ontario combines its provincial sales tax and the federal goods and services tax to create a single harmonized sales tax (HST).
Shopping Online and Shipping to Canada
If you're in Canada and shopping online at U.S. stores, don't let hidden costs catch you by surprise. Here's what to watch for.
Victoria, the Capital of British Columbia, Canada
Key facts about Victoria, the capital city of British Columbia, including population, Victoria city government, attractions and the weather.
Returning Canadian Residents Bringing Alcohol Into Canada
Customs regulations and duty-free allowances for returning canadian residents bringing alcohol into Canada.
Entry Dates of Provinces Into Canadian Confederation
Canadian Confederation took place in 1867, and originally included four provinces. There are now 10 provinces and three territories in Canada.
Legal Smoking Age in Canada by Provinces & Territories
Definition of legal minimum age to buy tobacco products as determined by individual provinces and territories in Canada.
Submitting Claimants Reports for Employment Insurance
Rules and filing claimants reports to receive Employment Insurance benefits when you're unemployed in Canada.
Canadian Employment Insurance - Online Application
How to apply online for Canadian employment insurance.
Apply For a Canada Old Age Security Pension
Simple step-by-step instructions on applying for your old age security pension in Canada
Customs Regulations for Bringing Tobacco Into Canada
Customs regulations and duty-free allowances for returning Canadian residents bringing tobacco into Canada.
Canadian Employment Insurance Benefits
Canadian Employment Insurance and types of unemployment benefits in Canada.
Date of Ontario Election - When Is the Ontario Election?
The date of the next Ontario election and how Ontario election dates are decided.
Banking Online in Canada - Services for Banking Online at Major Canadian Banks
Check into online banking at the major banks in Canada.
Ice Storm of 1998 - Ontario, Quebec & New Brunswick
The ice storm of 1998 directly affected more people than any other previous weather event in Canadian history.
How to Join the Royal Canadian Mounted Police
Simple step-by-step instructions on joining Canada's Royal Canadian Mounted Police, the RCMP.
Write to the Prime Minister of Canada
Contact information to write, phone or fax Stephen Harper, the Prime Minister of Canada.
Canadian Employment Insurance Applications
How, where and when to submit applications for employment insurance in Canada.
Canadian Charities - Give from the Heart
Find a Canadian charity or nonprofit organization and give from your heart.
Halifax, the Capital of Nova Scotia, Canada
Key facts about Halifax, Nova Scotia, including population, Halifax regional government, Halifax attractions and the weather.
Halifax, Nova Scotia and How it Got Its Name
Definition and origin of the name Halifax.
Canadian Embassies and Consulates Online
Index to Canadian embassies and consulates online - Web sites, street addresses and phone and fax numbers.
How to Change Your Canadian Postal Address Online
When you move, you can change your Canadian mailing address online using a Web tool from Canada Post.
Official Languages in Canada - English and French
The definition of official languages in Canada.
Canadian Members of Parliament - MPs in Canada
Current federal Members of Parliament in Canada.
Goods and Services Tax in Canada - GST
Definition of the goods and services tax or GST in Canada.
Replace a Lost or Stolen Canadian Passport
Simple step-by-step instructions on replacing a lost or stolen Canadian passport
Premier of British Columbia Contact Information
Contact information to write, phone or fax Christy Campbell, the Premier of British Columbia, Canada.
T5 Tax Information Slip (Definition)
Description of a T5 income tax information slip in Canada.
Facts About the Province of Nova Scotia
A founding province of Canada, Nova Scotia is nearly surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean, and is known for high tides, lobster, fish, blueberries and apples.
Harmonized Sales Tax in Canada - HST
Definition of the harmonized sales tax or HST in Canada.
Customs Regulations - Bringing Tobacco Into Canada
Customs regulations for bringing tobacco into Canada.
Renew Your Permanent Resident Card
Since December 31, 2003 Canadian permanent residents, including children, coming back to Canada by commercial vehicle - plane, boat, train or bus - have needed
Wait Times for Health Care in Canada
Provincial governments in Canada publish the wait times for selected medical procedures.
Provincial Pharmacare Programs in Canada
The provincial and territory governments in Canada each provide some assistance to specific groups to help with the cost of prescription drugs.
Health Insurance Cards in Canada
Find out about provincial and territory government health insurance cards in Canada, who is eligible and how to register.
Mailing Gifts to Canada Without Duties or Taxes
How to stay clear of duties and taxes when mailing gifts to Canada.
International Holiday Mail Deadlines 2014 Canada
Send your Canadian holiday mail by the Canada Post deadlines to make sure it arrives at international destinations in time for the 2014 holidays.
Christmas Worksheets and Printables - Elementary School
Use these Christmas worksheets and printables to help teach elementary school subjects.
Christmas Stories Online
Christmas stories to read online or to print and read out loud to children. From Christmas classics to modern interactive Christmas stories.
Queen Elizabeth Royal Visits to Canada
Queen Elizabeth has made 22 official Royal visits to Canada since she came to the throne. Here is a brief outline of those Royal visits.
Tomb of the Unknown Soldier - Canadian War Memorial
The unidentified Canadian soldier buried in the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Ottawa represents all Canadian service people who have no known grave.
In Flanders Fields
This poem, written by Canadian doctor and soldier John McCrae on the battlefield at Ypres in 1915, has become a symbol of remembrance worldwide.
Veterans Week in Canada - A Week of Remembrance
Remember Canadians who fought and died in war with personal stories and pictures from Canadian veterans.
Bringing Rental Cars Into Canada From the U.S.
Beginning June 1, 2012, Canadian residents will be able to bring U.S. rental vehicles into Canada for non-commercial use for 30 days or less.
Canadian PR Card Renewals Get Easier
The Canadian Citizenship and Immigration Department has made applying to renew your Permanent Resident Card (PR Card) a little easier. Permanent residents who
World War I Changed Canada Forever
It was 96 years ago, on August 4, 1914, when the First World War began and Canada, then part of the British Empire, was automatically at war. The
Canada Gives Formal Apology for Chinese Head Tax
Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper gave a formal apology on June 22, 2006 to the Chinese Canadian community for the use of a head tax and the
Winnipeg, the Capital of Manitoba, Canada
Key facts about Winnipeg, Manitoba, including population, Winnipeg city government, attractions and the weather.
Halloween Costumes for Kids
Simple and inexpensive ways to make Halloween costumes for kids.
John McCrae Biography
Canadian poet, doctor and soldier John McCrae wrote the poem In Flanders Fields for a friend killed at Ypres in World War I.
Battle of Passchendaele - The Canadian Corps
Arguments over strategy, heavy rains and mud marked the World War I Battle of Passchendaele, in which 15,000 Canadians died or were wounded.
Air Travel Complaints in Canada
The Canadian Transportation Agency mediates consumer complaints about flying in Canada.
Canadian Air Travel Tips
Consumer tips on how air travel and airlines work in Canada.
How to File Air Travel Complaints in Canada
Here's the information you need, the procedure to follow, and where to get the forms to file an air travel complaint in Canada.
Agencies in Canada for Travel Complaints
Agencies where Canadians can file complaints about travel in Canada, in addition to the Air Travel Complaints Commissioner.
Newfoundland and Labrador Facts
Key facts about the province of Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada - geography, government and industry.
Northwest Territories Facts
Key facts about the Northwest Territories, Canada - geography, government and industry.
Province of Manitoba: Fast Facts
Key facts about Manitoba, the province right in the centre of Canada.
The Province of British Columbia: Fast Facts
Key facts about the province of British Columbia, Canada - geography, government and industry.
Sir Wilfrid Laurier Biography
Sir Wilfrid Laurier, Prime Minister of Canada from 1896 to 1911, was the first francophone Prime Minister of Canada.
Sir Arthur Currie Biography - Canada in World War I
Sir Arthur Currie was the first Canadian-appointed commander of the Canadian Corps in World War I. He led the Canadians to victories in 1917-18.
Back Him Up - Canadian World War I Poster
The Back Him Up poster from World War I uses the image of a soldier's back to sell Canadian Victory Bonds. Page 3.
Carry On - Canadian World War I Poster
This Canadian World War I poster for Victory Bonds uses reminders of Edith Cavell, the sinking of the Lusitania and the Llandovery Castle, and the destruction of the Belgium city of Louvain as motivators. Page 6.
Doing My Bit - Canadian World War I Poster
The Canadian Doing My Bit poster from World War I uses the image of a soldier in highland dress to sell Victory Bonds. Page 2.
Go - Join Today - Canadian World War I Poster
The Go - Join Today poster from World War I uses the image of a mother sending her son to do his duty and join up. Page 13.
For Industrial Expansion Buy Victory Bonds - Canadian World War I Poster
The Industrial Expansion poster from World War I uses bright colours with a modern design and muscular workers to sell Canadian Victory Bonds. Page 9.
Keep All Canadians Busy - Canadian World War I Poster
The Keep All Canadians Busy poster from World War I uses the symbol of a beaver to sell Canadian Victory Bonds. Page 7.
Enlist - New Names in Canadian History - World War I Poster
The New Names in Canadian History poster from World War I invokes the Battles of Langemarche, St. Julien, Festubert and Givenchy to encourage enlisting. Page 12.
Nothing Doing Without Victory Bonds - Canadian World War I Poster
The Nothing Doing Without Victory Bonds poster from World War I uses the image of a closed up factory to sell Canadian Victory Bonds. Page 8.
They Serve France - How Can I Serve Canada - Canadian World War I Poster
This Canadian war poster from World War I uses the image of French women pulling a plough to sell Canadian Victory Bonds. Page 4.
Waste Not Want Not - Canadian World War I Poster
The Waste Not Want Not poster from World War I was published by the Canada Food Board to encourage Canadian women to preserve perishable foods. Page 10.
Your Chums Are Fighting - Why Aren't You - Canadian World War I Poster
The Your Chums Are Fighting poster from World War I was a patriotic call to arms. Page 11.
Be Yours to Hold it High - Canadian World War I Poster
This Canadian war poster from World War I is based on the poem In Flanders Fields by John McCrae.. Page 5.
Send More Men - Canadian World War I Poster
The Send More Men poster from World War I uses the image of a soldier in the woods on a field radio to encourage enlistment.
Robert Bourassa Biography
A young Robert Bourassa had just become Premier of Quebec in 1970 when he was faced with the October Crisis.
Canadian Parliament Buildings Fire of 1916
A fire swept through the Canadian Parliament Buildings on a February night in 1916, killing seven and reducing the Centre Block to icy rubble.
Prime Minister Sir John Abbott Biography
A railway businessman who said he hated politics, Sir John Abbott was a capable, but reluctant, prime minister after the death of Sir John A. Macdonald.
Prime Minister Louis St. Laurent Biography
Louis St. Laurent was a wealthy corporate lawyer who first entered politics when he was 60. He was Prime Minister of Canada for nearly a decade.
MLAs in the New Brunswick Legislative Assembly
Access the directory of current members of the New Brunswick Legislative Assembly.
Jeanne Sauve Biography
Jeanne Sauvé was the first woman to be Speaker of the House of Commons of Canada and went on to be Canada's first woman Governor General.
Pierre Trudeau Dies
Pierre Trudeau, former Prime Minister of Canada, died in September 2000, leaving a legacy of justice and equality, and a bilingual Canada that includes Quebec.
Pierre Laporte Biography
In 1970 Pierre Laporte was Quebec Labour Minister when he was kidnapped and killed by the FLQ during the October Crisis.
John Turner Biography
John Turner always seemed destined to be Prime Minister of Canada, but by the time his chance came he was out of tune with the country.
Frank McKenna, Businessman, Diplomat and Premier
Biography of Frank McKenna, Canadian Ambassador to the United States from 2005 to 2006, and Premier of New Brunswick from 1987 to 1997.
Date of the Next New Brunswick Election
The date of the next New Brunswick election and how New Brunswick election dates are decided.
Adrienne Clarkson Biography
Biography of Adrienne Clarkson, Governor General of Canada from 1999 to 2005.
First Past the Post Electoral System in Canada
Definition of first past the post or single member plurality in Canada.
Prime Minister Lester Pearson: Biography
Lester Pearson was a Nobel Peace Prize winner before he became Prime Minister of Canada. He was a skillful diplomat, but lacked political flare.
Prime Ministers of Canada Since 1867 - Biographies
Read up on the background, politics and accomplishments of the men and woman who have held the position of Prime Minister of Canada since 1867.
Paul Martin, Prime Minister of Canada 2003-2006: Biography
Profile of Paul Martin, Prime Minister of Canada from 2003 to 2006 - biography, professional and political background.
Canadian Governor General Michaelle Jean: Biography
Michaelle Jean was appointed Governor General of Canada in 2005, becoming the first black Canadian Governnor General.
Bob Rae Biography
Bob Rae, once NDP Premier of Ontario, served as interim leader of the Liberal Party of Canada to help rebuild the party after the 2011 election.
Prime Minister Alexander Mackenzie Biography
A Scottish stonemason, Mackenzie was Canada's second prime minister. Hard working and plain spoken, he had impeccable integrity but little imagination.
Kim Campbell Biography
Kim Campbell was the first woman to be Prime Minister of Canada. She can also claim other firsts for Canadian women in government.
Apply for the CPP Retirement Pension
Things you need to know to apply for the Canada Pension Plan retirement pension.
Biography of Jean Chretien Prime Minister of Canada
Jean Chretien, Prime Minister of Canada - biography, professional and political background.
Temporary Resident Visas for Canada
The basics on temporary resident visas for Canada - which visitors to Canada need a temporary resident visa, how to apply for one, and how they work.
Who Needs a Temporary Resident Visa for Canada
Not all visitors to Canada need a temporary resident visa to visit Canada. Here's how to find out if you do.
Types of Temporary Resident Visas for Canada
There are three different types of temporary resident visas for Canada.
Requirements for Temporary Resident Visa for Canada
What you need to demonstrate to get a temporary resident visa for Canada.
Canadian Temporary Resident Visa Applications
How to get an application and apply for a temporary resident visa for Canada.
Processing Times for Temporary Resident Visa for Canada
How long it takes to get a temporary resident visa for Canada.
Acceptance / Refusal of Temporary Resident Visa - Canada
What happens when your application for a temporary resident visa for Canada is accepted or refused.
Entering Canada With a Temporary Resident Visa
What happens when you arrive in Canada with a temporary resident visa.
Contact Information for Temporary Resident Visa for Canada
Where to get specific local information and questions answered about a temporary resident visa for Canada.
Contact Information for Canadian Passports
Who to contact to get questions answered about Canadian passports.
Canadian Passport Application Fees
Amounts and how to pay different processing fees for Canadian passport applications.
Completing Your Canadian Passport Application
How to complete a passport application form for an adult or a child.
Submit Your Canadian Passport Application
How and where to submit your application for a Canadian passport.
Processing Times for Canadian Passport Applications
How long it takes to get a Canadian passport and how to check on the status of a Canadian passport application.
Canadian Passport Applications
Step-by-step instructions on how to apply for your Canadian passport.
Canadian Passport Application Forms
Where to get application forms for Canadian passports.
Documents Required for Canadian Passport Applications
Proof of identify and citizenship documents you need to apply for a Canadian passport.
Canadian Passport Applications- Canadian Passport Photos
The requirements and specifications for photos for Canadian passport applications.
Guarantors and References for Canadian Passport Applications
Who qualifies as a guarantor for a Canadian passport application, the responsibilities of Canadian passport guarantors, and who to use as references.
Canadian Geology - Rocks Minerals Avalanches Landslides and Volcanoes in Canada
Explore geology in Canada, from the collection of rocks, minerals and fossils to information on avalanches and landslides.
Pierre Trudeau State Funeral
After five days of public mourning, the state funeral for former Canadian Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau was held in the magnificence of Notre-Dame Basilica in Montreal, Quebec.
Origin of City Name Winnipeg
Learn the definition and name origin of Winnipeg, the capital city of the province of Manitoba in Canada.
House of Commons Canada Definition
House of Commons - definition of House of Commons in Canada.
Member of the Provincial Parliament - MPP
Member of the provincial parliament- definition of member of the provincial parliament or MPP in Ontario, Canada.
Federal and Provincial Voters Lists in Canada
Canadian federal and provincial elections voters lists and permanent registers of electors in Canada.
Electoral Districts and Ridings in Canada
Canadian electoral districts - federal and provincial electroral districts, ridings and constituencies in Canada.
Sovereignty Association - Quebec Politics
Definition of sovereignty association and the province of Quebec.
What Is a Temporary Resident Permit in Canada?
Temporary Resident Permit - Definition of a temporary resident permit or TRP for visitors to Canada.
Polling Station Definition in Canadian Elections
Polling station - definition of a polling station in Canadian elections
Canadian Embassy and Consulates in Germany
Contact information for the Canadian Embassy and Consulates in Germany.
Brian Mulroney - Prime Minister of Canada 1984 to 1993
Brian Mulroney, Prime Minister of Canada from 1984-93 - biography, professional and political career.
What Is the Origin of the Name "Manitoba"?
Definition and origin of the name of the province of Manitoba, Canada.
Bringing Tobacco Into Canada - Visitors
Customs regulations and duty-free allowances for visitors bringing tobacco into Canada.
Time Off Work to Vote in the Canadian Federal Election?
Circumstances in which an employee must be given time off work to vote in a Canadian federal election.
Plurality Electoral System Definition
Plurality electoral system - definition of a plurality electoral system.
Definition of Cabinet in Canada - Executive Council
Cabinet or executive council - definition of cabinet and executive council in Canadian government.
Definition of Whip in Parliament of Canada
Whip - Definition of whip in Canadian House of Commons or senate
Opposition Party in Canada
a political party with members elected to the House of Commons or legislative assembly that is not the government party or governing coalition.
Temporary Work Permits for Foreign Workers in Canada Page 2
Which foreign temporary workers need a work permit for Canada and which do not.
Canadian Government Fiscal Year
Fiscal year - the fiscal year of the Canadian federal and provincial governments.
Canadian Embassy and Consulate in UAE
Contact information for the Canadian Embassy in Abu Dhabi, UAE and Canadian Consulate General in Dubai, UAE.
Canadian Embassy in Ukraine - Contact Information
Contact information for the Canadian embassy in Kyiv, Ukraine.
Schedule for Sports Events at Vancouver Olympics 2010
Dates and times in schedule for sports and events at Vancouver Olympics 2010.
Definition of Provincial Legislative Assembly in Canada
Legislative assembly - definition of legislative assembly in Canada.
Definition of a Bill in Canadian Government
Bill - definition of a bill in Canadian government
Bobsled Events at the Vancouver 2010 Olympics
Find out how the bobsled competitions work and where and when the bobsled events are being held at the Vancouver 2010 Olympics.
Federal Ridings for Elections in Canada
Find information on ridings and electoral districts for federal elections in Canada.
Canadian Citizen: Definition
Canadian citizen - definition of a Canadian citizen.
Curling at the Vancouver 2010 Olympics
Learn how curling is played and where and when curling tournaments are being held at the Vancouver 2010 Olympics.
Origins of the Name British Columbia in Canada
Definition and origin of the name of the province of British Columbia, Canada.
Definition of Queen's Counsel in Canada
Queen's Counsel in Canada - definition of Queen's Counsel
Travel Documents for Canadians Entering the U.S.
Effective June 1, 2009, the United States government has implemented new requirements for travel documents for Canadians entering or transiting the United States.
Tim Hudak Biography
Tim Hudak, leader of the Ontario PC Party, had a plan to create a million jobs for Ontario in eight years, but lost the 2014 Ontario election.
Who Can Vote in Canadian Elections?
Voting in Canadian elections - who can vote in federal and provincial elections in Canada.
Speed Skating at the 2010 Vancouver Olympics
Find out how the speed skating competitions work and where and when the speed skating events are being held at the Vancouver 2010 Olympics.
Canadian Citizenship Application Status Online
Citizenship and Immigration Canada has an online service that lets you check the status of your application for Canadian citizenship online.
Weather Glossary Definition of Les Suêtes
Weather glossary definition of les Suetes in Canada.
Returning Offices for Ontario Provincial Elections
Why and how to contact your local returning office in an Ontario provincial election.
What Is a T4E - Canadian Tax Definitions
Description of a T4E income tax information slip in Canada.
Canadian Head of State Definition
Definition of the head of state in Canada.
Firsts in Canadian Federal Elections
Milestones in Canadian federal elections history - from the first use of the secret ballot to giving the homeless the vote.
Reading PDF Files
How to read PDF files. Canada Online.
Reporting Money to Customs at the Canadian Border
Customs regulations for reporting money at the Canadian border, when you either enter or leave Canada.
Child Car Seats and Seat Belt Regulations in Canada
Government regulations for child car seats and seat belts in Canada, including installation, tips and safety alerts.
Blog. Canada Online.
Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall - Biography
The Duchess of Cornwall is personable and comfortable on Royal tours and seems to make Prince Charles far more relaxed.
Canadian Crime Statistics
Highlights of trends in Canadian crime statistics and homicide statistics reported by Statistics Canada.
Canadian Medal Winners - Olympics 2012
Canada won 18 medals at the London Olympics in 2012. Here are the athletes and the events in which they shone.
Canadian Medal Winners - Olympics 2012
Canada won 18 medals at the London Olympics in 2012. Here are the athletes and the events in which they shone.
Chinese Head Tax and the Chinese Exclusion Act in Canada
From 1885 to 1923 Chinese immigration to Canada was discouraged by a head tax, and then by the Canadian Chinese Exclusion Act.
Prince Charles and His Relationship With Canada
As heir to the British throne, Prince Charles will most likely become Canada's next head of state and King of Canada.
Canadian Embassy in Thailand
Contact information for the Canadian Embassy in Bangkok, Thailand.
Premier of Ontario Contact Information
Email, phone or write Kathleen Wynne, the Premier of Ontario, Canada.
Introduction to Canadian Government Basics
An introduction to government in Canada - how it is organized, how Canadian elections work, and who does what.
Abbreviations of Provinces in Canada
Use these official postal abbreviations of provinces and territories in Canada on mail to and in Canada.
Skeleton at the Olympics - Information on the Skeleton at the Vancouver 2010 Olympics
Find out how the Olympics skeleton competitions work and where and when the skeleton events are being held at the Vancouver 2010 Olympics.
Luge at the Olympics - Basics on the Luge at the Vancouver 2010 Olympics
Find out how the Olympics luge competitions work and where and when the luge events are being held at the Vancouver 2010 Olympics.
Premiers of Quebec Canada
Premiers of Quebec, Canada and their terms of office since Canadian Confederation in 1867.
St. John's, the Capital of Newfoundland and Labrador
Key facts about St. John's, Newfoundland, including population, city government, St. John's attractions and the weather.
Canadian Forces Careers - Recruiting
The Canadian Forces are looking for thousands of recruits in nearly all careers.
Canadian High Commission and Consulates in India
Contact information for the Canadian High Commission in New Delhi and Canadian consulates in India.
Languages of Canada– Statistics From 2001 Census Data
2001 Census Canada statistics on the many languages spoken in Canada.
Quebec Provincial Political Parties
Find out about the major provincial political parties in Quebec with information on members of the national assembly, political philosophies, news and events.
Philippe Couillard Biography
Philippe Couillard, leader of the Quebec Liberal Party, has extensive medical experience and has also served as Minister of Health in the Jean Charest government.
Jean Charest Biography
At the time of the 2012 Quebec election, Premier Jean Charest was the longest serving premier in Canada.
Alberta Premier Ed Stelmach Biography
Alberta Premier Ed Stelmach resigned in 2011 after four years as premier and nearly 25 years in public service.
Stockwell Day - Biography of Stockwll Day
Biography of Stockwell Day, former leader of the Canadian Alliance Party and Conservative cabinet minister.
Canadian Books of Remembrance
Seven Books of Remembrance lie in the Peace Tower on Parliament Hill in honour of Canadians who have given their lives in military service to Canada.
Arthur Meighen Biography
Arthur Meighen was Prime Minister of Canada twice. He was brilliant, had a strong sense of duty and was a commanding speaker. He lacked personal charm however.
T4A(OAS) Tax Slips for Canadian Income Tax Returns
Explanation of T4A(OAS) tax slips for old age security income for Canadian taxpayers.
Visit Pier 21, the Canadian Museum of Immigration
The Canadian Immigration Museum at Pier 21 in Halifax tells the stories of those who arrived by ship to find a new life in Canada.
Registration of Canadians Abroad
Register with Foreign Affairs Canada if you plan a trip abroad. They'll then be able to contact you if there's an emergency abroad or at home.
Robert Stanfield Biography
Biography of Robert Stanfield, Premier of the province of Nova Scotia and Leader of the Federal Progressive Conservative Party.
Contact Stephen McNeil, the Premier of Nova Scotia
Contact information to write, phone or fax Stephen McNeil, the Premier of Nova Scotia, Canada.
Summer in Halifax Nova Scotia
Summer activities, Halifax directory, maps, online newspaper and weather forecast to plan your summer in Halifax, Nova Scotia.
Connect With the Leader of the Liberal Party of Canada
Contact Justin Trudeau, the Leader of the Liberal Party of Canada. by email, phone, fax or social media.
Canadian Passengers to Get More Choice for Disrupted Flights
Passengers on Canadian airlines get more choice when flights are disrupted.
Rules for Canadidan Mortgages Change Again
Worried about Canadians' high household debt, the federal government tightens up on government-backed insured mortgages.
Canada Commemorates the War of 1812
The Canadian government is commemorating the War of 1812 to encourage Canadians to learn more about its importance to Canadaâ€™s history and identity.
Steve MacLean Biography
President of the Canadian Space Agency, Steve MacLean has flown on two space missions and was one of the first Canadian astronauts selected in 1983.
Justin Trudeau Biography
Young, attractive, a great grassroots campaigner and a top-notch fund-raiser, Justin Trudeau appears to be walking away with the Liberal leadership.
Employment Insurance Changes in Canada 2012
Major changes are coming to Canada's Employment Insurance program to make the system more efficient and to connect unemployed Canadians with available jobs.
Reforming Canada's Pension System
Prime Minister Harper has opened the floodgates for Canadian opinions on reforming the Canadian pension system.
Register to Vote in Alberta Provincial Elections
How to add your name to the voters list to be able to vote in Alberta provincial elections.
Senate Reform in Canada
There have been concerns about the role of the Senate in Canada since Confederation, and the latest legislation looks like it will face challenges too.
International Travel for Canadians
Essential resources for Canadians travelling outside the country
New Canadian 100 Dollar Bill in 2011
The $100 bill is the first plastic bank note for Canada. The bills feel different, have a new design and many new security features.
New Canadian Plastic $20 Bills
They're clean, they're green, and they provide memories of the Battle of Vimy Ridge all year round.
9 Ways to Vote in Ontario Provincial Elections
Different methods of voting make it easy to vote in an Ontario provincial election.
Candidates in Federal Elections in Canada
The rules for being a candidate in a Canadian federal election, and how to find information on candidates during an election.
Increasing Seats in the Canadian House of Commons
Canadians will be electing 30 more MPs in the 2015 federal election. There will also be changes to many federal ridings.
When is the Next Canadian Federal Election?
How Canadian federal election dates are decided and when the next federal election will be held.
What Languages Do Canadians Speak?
Statistics from the 2011 Census of Canada show a growing use of about 200 languages across the country.
Canada and the International Space Station (ISS)
Canada's Contributions and Challenges With the International Space Station
New Canadian $20 Bill Introduced in 2004
Canadian $20 Bill Highlights Works of Haida Artist Bill Reid
Balanced Literacy - Teaching Reading and Writing With a Balanced Literacy Program
These resources show how to use a balanced literacy program to teach reading and writing.
Canadian Pioneers Lesson Plans - Elementary K-8
Use these Canadian pioneers lesson plans and resources to teach elementary school students about the settlement and daily life of Canadian pioneers.
Kindergarten Math Lesson Plans - Math Numbers Counting Lessons for Kindergarten
Math, numbers and counting lessons and resources for Canadian kindergarten teachers.
Kindergarten Workheets - Numbers and Addition Math Worksheets for Kindergarten
Worksheets and printables to help Canadian teachers teach kindergarten math concepts.
Magnets Lesson Plans - Science Lesson Plans on Magnets - Canadian Elementary School
These magnets lesson plans, experiments and activities can enhance teaching about magnets for Canadian elementary school teachers of science.
Plants and Planting Lesson Plans - Elementary School
Plants and planting lesson plans, activities and resources for Canadian elementary school teachers.
Simple Machines Lesson Plans - Elementary School Lesson Plans on Simple Machines
These lesson plans and resources on simple machines are especially for Canadian elementary school teachers. They include information on the six basic simple machines - the inclined plane, the lever and fulcrum, the wedge, the screw, the wheel and axle, and the pulley.
Word Walls - Teaching Reading and Writing Using Word Walls
Use word walls as a tool to teach reading and writing and to promote group learning.
Classroom Bulletin Boards - Canadian Elementary School Bulletin Boards
Suggestions and ideas for classroom bulletin boards for Canadian elementary school teachers.
Five Senses Lesson Plans - Elementary K-8
These lesson plans and resources on the five senses for Canadian elementary school teachers support both the health and science curriculum.
Kindergarten English Language Arts Lesson Plans
Use these lesson plans and resources to help Canadian kindergarten children with English language arts concepts, including the alphabet and nursery rhymes.
Novel Studies - Lesson Plans and Resources on English Novels for Canadian Teachers
These novel studies lesson plans and resources will help Canadian elementary and high school teachers teach English language arts.
Phonics Lesson Plans - Elementary School
Find useful phonics lesson plans, activities and worksheets for Canadian elementary school teachers.
Physical Education Lesson Plans - Elementary K-8
Use these lesson plans and resources to teach physical education in elementary school in Canada. Resources for planning a Field Day are included.
Reading K-12 - Strategies and Lesson Plans to Teach Reading in Canada
Use these strategies and lesson plans to teach reading skills to elementary and secondary students in Canada.
Rubrics Builders for Canadian Teachers - Rubrics Generators and Checklists
These rubrics builders and generators can help Canadian teachers create rubrics quickly and easily.
Science Lesson Plans - Elementary School Teachers Canada
These lesson plans and resources will assist Canadian elementary school teachers in teaching science.
Art Lesson Plans - Canadian Elementary School Art Lesson Plans
These art lesson plans, activities and themes may stimulate ideas for Canadian elementary school teachers.
Drama Lesson Plans - Elementary School K-8
Drama lesson plans for Canadian elementary school teachers.
English Language Arts Lesson Plans - Elementary School in Canada
These lesson plans and resources will assist Canadian elementary school teachers in teaching English language arts, including phonics, spelling, reading and writing.
Health Lesson Plans - Canadian Elementary School Health
Health lesson plans for Canadian elementary school teachers.
Marc Garneau - Canadian Astronaut
Find out about Canadian astronaut Marc Garneau and his three space missions, including biography and photos.
Math Lesson Plans - Elementary School Math Lessons and Resources
These lesson plans and resources will assist Canadian elementary school teachers in teaching math.
Roberta Bondar - Canadian Astronaut
Dr. Roberta Bondar was one of the first Canadian astronuats and became the first Canadian woman in space in 1992.
Steve MacLean - Canadian Astronaut
A laser physicist, Canadian astronaut Steve MacLean became President of the Canadian Space Agency in 2008.
Climate Change in Canada
Learn about climate change in Canada - its causes, trends and impact - and what the Canadian government is doing about it.
Dave Williams - Canadian Astronaut
Learn about Canadian astronaut Dave Williams, an emergency room doctor and scuba diver, his research and work at NASA and his space missions.
Federal NDP Leaders
Biogrpahies of the leaders of the Federal New Democratic Party (NDP) in Canada from Tommy Douglas to present.
Halloween Worksheets - Elementary School
Use these Halloween worksheets and printables to help teach elementary school subjects.
Julie Payette - Canadian Astronaut
Canadian astronaut Julie Payette helped set up the International Space Station in 1999 and she was back again in 2009.
Rubrics for Canadian Elementary School Teachers
Sample rubrics and rubric builders for Canadian elementary school teachers to use in creating their own assessment tools.
Sarah McLachlan - Canadian Folk Musician Sarah McLachlan
Learn about Canadian folk artist Sarah McLachlan and her music. Find MP3s, guitar tabs and chords, news and newsletters, photos, discographies, lyrics and fans.
Bob Thirsk - Canadian Astronaut
Bob Thirsk was one of the first Canadians chosen as an astronaut in 1983, and at the age of 55 in 2009 spent six months on the International Space Station.
Canadian Astronaut Bjarni Tryggvason
Bjarni Tryggvason is an expert on the Canadian Microgravity Vibration Isolation Mount and flew on a space mission aboard the shuttle Discovery in 1997.
British Columbia Political Parties
Information on major provincial political parties in British Columbia, Canada.
Hansard - House of Commons Debates - Search House of Commons Hansard
Hansard is the official record of debates in the House of Commons. Use these indexes to research what was said by members of parliament in the House of Commons since 1994.
Canadian Earthquakes - Seismology in Canada
Find out about earthquakes in Canada, including recent Canadian earthquakes, how earthquakes are measured, and precautions for surviving an earthquake.
Environment in Canada - Water Quality and Conservation
Find out about water conservation and quality in Canada, including environmental issues, marine habitats and water and oceans policy.
Manitoba Provincial Political Parties
Find out about the major Manitoba provincial political parties with information on MLAs, political philosophies, election platforms, news and events.
Ontario Provincial Political Parties
Find out about the major provincial political parties in Ontario with information on legislature members, political philosophies, election platforms and news and events.
Car Maintenance in Canada
Use these Canadian resources to help maintain and operate your car in Canada, safely and cheaply.
Air Quality in Canada - Air Pollution Acid Rain Ozone and Clean Air in Canada
Use this information to understand and take action on air quality in Canada, including air pollution, acid rain, ozone depletion, smog and transportation emissions.
Environment in Canada - Land Preservation and Conservation in Canada
Learn about preserving and protecting land and ecosystems in Canada.
Saskatchewan Provincial Political Parties
Find out about Saskatchewan provincial political parties with information on memebers of the legislative assembly, political philosophies, election platforms and news and events.
Yukon Political Parties
Find out about Yukon territory political parties with information on MLAs, political philosophies, election platforms, news and events.
Energy Conservation in Homes in Canada - Save Energy and Money at Home
Look into energy conservation around the house with information on ways to save energy and money on home lighting, heating and home appliances.
Home Safety in Canada
Use these resources to help with home safety in Canada.
Canadian Life Insurance - Policies and Consumer Assistance for Life Insurance in Canada
Learn about Canadian life insurance - different kinds of life insurance policies, how to shop for life insurance, and consumer assistance in Canada.
Mortgages in Canada
Information to help you understand how mortgages work in Canada.
Canadian Music Artists A-B - Canadian Bands Singers Musicians A to B
Find Canadian music artists, bands, singers, songwriters and musicians, from Bryan Adams to Michael Bublé.
Canadian Music Artists and Bands C-E
Find your favorite Canadian music artists and bands, including Holly Cole, the Cowboy Junkies, Stompin Tom Connors and Celine Dion.
Canadian Astronauts - Biographies and Space Missions of Canadian Astronauts
Learn more about Canadian astronauts with biographies and information on their space missions, and find out how to get involved in the Canadian space program.
Scottish Highland Games in Canada
Highland dancing, the caber toss, piping, drumming and Celtic music. You'll find them all at Scottish highland games across Canada.
Canadian Music Artists and Bands M-N
Find Canadian music artists and bands, including Alanis Morissette, Ashley MacIsaac and Nickelback.
Canadian Music Artists Bands and Performers O-R
Find favorite Canadian music artists, including Our Lady Peace and Prairie Oyster.
Canadian Music Artists and Bands S-T
Find favorite Canadian music artists and bands, including Sloan, The Tragically Hip and Shania Twain.
Canadian Music Artists and Bands U-Z
Find favorite Canadian music artists and bands, including Michelle Wright and Neil Young.
Canadian Agriculture Departments - Provincial Government Agriculture Departments Canada
Agriculture is a provincial responsibility in Canada and the provincial government departments of agriculture are an excellent source of information on Canadian farming, food, crops and livestock, as well as government programs and services.
Birds in Canada
Find facts about birds in Canada, where to watch them, and conservation activities to protect them.
Dinosaurs Fossils and Paleontology in Canada
Learn about Canadian paleontology, from finding fossils, digging for dinosaurs and studying prehistoric life in Canada.
Federal Energy Organizations in Canada
These federal government departments, agencies and Crown corporations dealing with energy in Canada are great sources of information on all facets of the energy industry in Canada.
Canadian Mapping - Geography Maps and Mapping of Canada
Find out about Canadian mapping and geography, including where to find maps of Canada, geography lesson plans, and information on the science and technology of mapping.
Provincial Mines and Mining Departments in Canada
The Canadian provincial government departments responsible for mines, mining and mineral resources are an excellent source of information both for and about the mining industry in Canada.
Earth Day in Canada
Activities, lesson plans and resources to celebrate Earth Day in Canada.
Halloween Safety Tips
Follow these Halloween safety tips for costumes, treats, decorating and driving on Halloween in Canada.
Pierre Trudeau Speeches
For a better understanding of Pierre Trudeau, read what he had to say in these interviews and major speeches.
Ready for Kindergarten - Skills and Checklists to Help Children Get Ready for Kindergarten
These resources and checklists will help Canadian parents and teachers determine if children are ready for kindergarten.
Halloween Lesson Plans
Teach a variety of subjects with these Halloween lesson plans for Canadian elementary school teachers.
Student Financial Assistance - Provincial Student Financial Assistance - Student Loans Grants Scholarships and Bursaries
These provincial financial aid offices provide information on loans, grants and scholarships for college and university students in Canada.
Canada Student Loans
Get information on eligibility, how to apply and how to manage your Canada student loan.
Municipal Politicians in Canada
Biographies and contact information for the mayors, city councillors and aldermen for major cities in Canada.
Federal Financial Organizations
Identify and learn more about the services of Canadian federal government departments and agencies dealing with finance and revenue.
Telephone Companies in Canada
Look into major telephone companies in Canada, with information on head offices, annual reports and employment.
Canadian Electricity Companies - Canadian Electricity Utilities
Research information on major Canadian electricity companies and utilities involved in the generation, transmission and distribution of electricity in Canada.
Forestry Sector in Canada - Forestry and Forest Products Industry
Find information on the forestry and forest products industry in Canada.
Life Insurance Companies in Canada
Find information on major life insurance companies in Canada, including head offices, annual reports and employment sections.
Oil and Gas Companies in Canada - Find Major Oil and Gas Companies in Canada
Find information on major oil and gas companies in Canada, including head offices, annual reports and employment sections.
General Insurance Companies in Canada - Property Casualty Auto and Home Insurance Companies
Access information on major property and casualty insurance companies in Canada, including head offices, annual reports and employment sections.
Find ATMs and Bank Machines in Canada
Need cash? Here's where to find automated tellers, ATMs, and bank machines across Canada.
Personal Bankruptcy in Canada - How Bankruptcy Works in Canada and How to Avoid It
How personal bankruptcy works in Canada, how to avoid it, and how to rebuild your credit afterwards.
Budgets and Personal Financial Planning
Learn the basics of preparing personal budgets, money management and personal financial planning.
Credit and Debt in Canada
Learn how to handle your credit and debt in Canada, including applying for credit, managing credit, the costs of credit and coping with debt problems.
Canada and the Korean War
When North Korea invaded South Korea in 1950, more than 26,000 Canadians joined the UN mission to restore peace. Over 500 died.
Canadian Merchant Navy
In two World Wars the Canadian Merchant Navy maintained essential supply lifelines of food, munitions, petroleum and troops, at extreme personal risk.
Provincial Legislation and Bills in Canada
Read the text of current Canadian provincial legislation and track bills through the legislative assembly of each province and territory in Canada.
Yukon Health Care
Information on the Yukon hospital and health care insurance plan, health policy and services for residents of the Yukon Territory, Canada.
Canadian Provincial Acts and Regulations - Acts of the Provinces of Canada
Use these links to search for Canadian provincial acts and regulations.
Canadian East Coast Music and Celtic Music in Canada
The vibrant Maritime sound in Canada combines traditional Celtic music with modern east coast country and folk music.
Nunavut Health Care
Find out about health care insurance and services available to residents in the territory of Nunavut, Canada.
PEI Health Care
Check out the PEI provincial government health insurance, as well as health policy and health services for residents of PEI, Canada.
Quebec Health Care
Stay informed on the Quebec health insurance plan (l'assurance maladie), health policy and health care services for residents of the province of Quebec.
Saskatchewan Health Care
Find out about the Saskatchewan Health Services Plan, health care services and policy for residents of Saskatchewan.
Canadian Music Record Labels - Canadian Recording Companies
Find information from major Canadian record labels, including Sony BMG, EMI, Nettwerk Records and Sonic Unyon.
Alberta Health Care
Find out about the Alberta Health Care Insurance Plan (AHCIP), health care services and health policy for residents of the province of Alberta.
Manitoba Health Care
Information on the Manitoba Health Services Insurance Plan, health policy and health care services for residents of Manitoba, Canada.
New Brunswick Health Care
Information on New Brunswick government Medicare health and hospital insurance, and health policy and services for residents of New Brunswick.
Newfoundland Health Care
Find out about the Newfoundland Medical Care Plan (MCP) of health insurance, and health care services and policy for residents of Newfoundland and Labrador.
Northwest Territories Health Care
Get the facts on the Northwest Territories Health Care Plan, health policy and health services for residents of the Northwest Territories, Canada.
Lyrics and Words - Canadian Songs - Canadian Music Song Lyrics
Find lyrics to songs by your favorite Canadian artists and bands.
Vital Statistics Offices in Canada
Vital Statistics Offices in the provinces and territories in Canada handle the registration of births, marriages, deaths and name changes, as well as issue copies of certificates.
Canadian Birth Certificates - Where and How to Apply
If you were born in Canada, a Canadian birth certificate is required as proof of Canadian citizenship for most identification documents and many government services.
Provincial Government Departments Canada
Use this index for quick access to the departments and agencies of provincial and territory governments across Canada.
Purchasing From Provincial Governments in Canada - Provincial Government Purchasing in Canada
Learn the policies and procedures for selling goods and services to the provincial governments in Canada.
Provincial Courts in Canada - Provincial Superior and Appeals Courts
Find information on the provincial, superior and appeals courts in each of the provinces and territories of Canada, how they work and their decisions.
Calculators for Canadians
These calculators for Canadians are provided by governments in Canada or deal with Canadian government programs and initiatives like the metric system and student loans.
History Maps of Canada
Explore the changes in Canada with these Canadian history maps, some dating back to the 1600s.
Canadian Federal Courts - Supreme Court of Canada and Specialized Federal Courts
Federal courts in Canada include specialized courts, such as the Tax Court of Canada, and the highest appeal court in Canada, the Supreme Court of Canada.
Canadian Teachers Jobs Canada
These pages are worth investigating if you're a Canadian teacher looking for a teaching job in Canada or overseas.
Small Business in Canada - Start up and Management
Resources to assist Canadian entrepreneurs in the start up and management of small businesses in Canada.
Business Sectors and Industries in Canada
These resources provide a general overview of major Canadian industry sectors, from agriculture to transportation.
Major Companies in Canada by Business Sector
Research product and financial information, locate the head office or look for a job with these listings of major public and private companies in Canada, organized by business sector.
Canadian Banks - Branch Locators
Use these tools to locate branches of major banks in Canada.
Hansard - Senate Debates
Use these indexes to research the official record of debates in the Canadian Senate since 1996.
T4RIF Tax Slips for Canadian Income Tax Returns
Explanation of T4RIF tax slips for Registered Retirement Income Fund (RRIF) income.
What is a T4RIF?
Description of a T4RIF income tax information slip in Canada.
What is a T4RSP?
Description of a T4RSP income tax information slip in Canada.
Toronto - Origin of Name
How the capital city of Ontario got its name.