30. How much does it cost to live in Canada per month?
Your cost of living in Canada depends on which city you will live in, the size of your family, your lifestyle, among other factors. CanadaVisa offers a dedicated section to ease your settlement in Canada.
According to Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC), household living expenses can make up half of your monthly spending in Canada. Expenses to consider include:
- home ownership or rent
- heating and utilities such as water
- leisure activities
- Health insurance (some provinces require that new permanent residents live there for a few months before they are eligible for free healthcare)