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Everything You Need To Know About Immigrating To Cobourg, Ontario.

Cobourg Offers Immigrants A Resort-like Lifestyle, Balanced By Its Business Focused Economy.

It is often referred to as the "gem of Lake Ontario" due to its prime location between Toronto and Kingston. There are many architectural gems dating back to the 19th century in Cobourg, a prosperous and attractive town with rich heritage and history. Among its other attractions are a world-class marina, campsites, nature trails, a boardwalk and a beautiful park, as well as a pristine sandy beach.

Keep reading as we give you an inside look at life in Cobourg and discuss the immigration programs that will help you make your big move.

Life in Cobourg:

Cost of Living:

Cobourg and surrounding Northumberland County offers its residents the benefits of a city lifestyle without the typical hustle and bustle of big cities like Toronto. The area has some of the most beautiful beaches and parks near Lake Ontario, offering residents a resort-like lifestyle.

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The economy in Cobourg is diversified and stable. Plastics, food, and health care are among the leading industries in the city, but retail hiring also constitutes a considerable portion of the workforce.

Among the companies located in Cobourg are world-class, award-winning Weetabix of Canada Inc. and Belden Canada Inc.

Some of the top industries where you will find work opportunities in Cobourg include:

  • Service Retail

  • Tourism

  • Tech

  • Manufacturing

  • Healthcare

Many immigrants choose to reside in Cobourg for its lifestyle but choose to commute and work in neighbouring cities that might offer more career opportunities in sectors that are not specifically available in Cobourg.

Proximity to major cities:

Immigration Programs

Ontario Immigrant Nomination Program:

The OINP is Ontario's economic immigration program which allows the province to assess and nominate persons to become permanent residents based on their skills, experience, and what the Ontario economy needs.

Once you have received a nomination from the province, you will be required to apply for permanent residency and the Government of Canada will make the final decision to approve the application.

How we can help

At Calver Immigration Consulting Inc. we can assist with the entire immigration process. We specialize in business immigration and work with employers to assist them with applying for immigration programs for their foreign employees. If you are interested in navigating the Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP) and you need guided immigration support to make your transition seamless, reach out to us today!


Our Services

Calver Immigration Consulting Inc. is rated Canada's number one boutique immigration consultancy. We serve clients across Canada and internationally. Our Registered Canadian Immigration Consultant has over 10 years of experience in Canadian Immigration law and over four years of experience serving those in Canada and abroad.

We can assist with applications for both temporary and permanent residency in Canada. We handle applications for study permits, permanent residency, family class sponsorship, visitor visas, work permits, and Canadian citizenship. We also handle criminal inadmissibility cases by developing remedies for refusal.

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