Support Organizations

Several organizations help support new residents. These organizations can assist you with many different tasks, such as enrolling in school, finding employment, or starting a business. 


PEI Office of Immigration

The PEI Office of Immigration is the operating name of the crown corporation Island Investment Development Inc. (IIDI), which is a part of the Department of Economic Growth, Tourism and Culture. The Office of Immigration is responsible for administering the Provincial Nominee Program through an agreement with the federal government.

Phone: 902-620-3628


Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada

Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada facilitates the arrival of immigrants, provides protection to refugees, and offers programming to help newcomers settle in Canada. It also grants citizenship and issues travel documents to Canadians. 


La Coopérative d’intégration francophone de l’Île-du-Prince-Édouard

La Coopérative d'intégration francophone de l'Île-du-Prince-Édouard (CIFÎPÉ) provides programs and services to help French-speaking newcomers to establish themselves and to get involved in Prince Edward Island. CIFÎPÉ offers services such as orientation, language training, social integration, employment services and references to community resources.

Phone: 1-888-954-5888Website:

Immigrant & Refugee Services Association Prince Edward Island

Immigrant & Refugee Services Association PEI (IRSA) provides short-term settlement services, and long-term inclusion and community integration programs for new immigrants to the province of Prince Edward Island. 

Phone: 902-628-6009 


PEI Community Navigators

The PEI Community Navigators support newcomers and new residents and work with community members to build welcoming communities on Prince Edward Island. Whether you have moved here from another country (temporarily or permanently), or from another province within Canada, we are here to help.