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Description & Services
Alternate Name Newcomer Information Centre ; NIC ; NICs
Description Newcomer Information Centres (NIC) are walk-in information centres funded by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada to provide free, up to date settlement information and referral for the smooth transition of newcomers to life in Canada. NIC is open to permanent residents, convention refugees and prospective immigrants. 
Citizens, temporary residents and refugee claimants can receive basic information and referral and are provided with options based on their eligibility. 
NIC provides its clients with personalized information and referral partnering with other community and government programs to assist newcomers with all their settlement needs * Free Commissioner of Oaths services available by appointment* 
At each NIC location clients can receive information on: 
•Immigration and Citizenship 
•Education and Training 
•Credential evaluation 
•Health services 
•Language training 
•Legal and social services  
•Finance and income tax
Hours Mon- Fri 9am-4pm
Areas Served Brampton ; Peel Region
Boundaries Greater Toronto Area ; Peel and Halton Region
Application No appointment necessary except Commissioner of Oaths service
Fees None - All services are free
Languages English ; 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 ext 4000
Fax 905-276-6797
Toll Free Phone 1-800-668-1179
Primary Contact Agnes Wilczak, Senior Manager, Centre for Education and Training; Phone: 905-949-0049 ext 1259; Email:
Alternate Contact Antonina Boulkanova, Coordinator, Centre for Education and Training; Phone: 905-595-0722 ext 4005; Fax: 905-595-0728; Email:
Primary Executive Moya MacKinnon, Director, Employment and Newcomer Services, Centre for Education and Training; Phone: 905-457-4747 ext 3250; 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
Subjects Computers ; Document services ; Immigrants ; Information and referral ; Orientation ; Settlement services

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