Record #: CWL1135
Last Modified: 18 Jan 2022
Last Full Update: 20 Dec 2021

Description & Services

Alternate Name Centre for Education and Training ; Newcomer Information Centre ; NIC ; NICs
Description Walk-in information centre funded by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada to provide free, up to date settlement information and referral for newcomers  
Provides information on: 
•immigration and citizenship  
•education and training 
•credential evaluation 
•health services 
•language training 
•legal and social services 
•finance and income tax  
Free Commissioner of Oaths services available by appointment 
NIC is open to permanent residents, convention refugees and prospective immigrants
Hours Mon- Fri 9am-4pm
Areas Served Brampton
Application No appointment necessary except for Commissioner of Oaths service
Fees None - All services are free
Languages English ; Russian ; Spanish ; Approximately 20 major languages

Contact Information

Address & Map
263 Queen St E, Unit 14
Brampton, ON L6W 4K6
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Intersection Queen St E and Rutherford Rd S
Transit Information Brampton Transit Rte 8 and 1
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Office Phone 905-595-0722
Fax 905-276-6797
Toll Free Phone 1-800-668-1179
Primary Contact Antonina Boulkanova, Coordinator; Phone: 905-595-0722 ext 4000; Email:
Primary Executive Moya MacKinnon, Vice President, Employment and Newcomer Services; Phone: 905-457-4747 ext 3250; Email:
Alternate Executive Agnes Wilczak, Director, Newcomer Services; Phone: 905-949-0049 ext 1259; Email:

Other Details

Print Material Print resources for the settlement of Newcomers to Canada; fact sheets; business directories; Government of Canada publications (immigration and settlement); books; forms & immigration kits
Funding Federal - Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada
Service Level (50) Non Profit

Every effort is made to ensure that the information in this database is accurate, up-to-date, and comprehensive. Community Information Partners Peel cannot assume liability resulting from errors or omissions. Inclusion or omission of a program or service is not a comment on its quality.