- If you plan on starting your own business in North Bay, the Nipissing Parry Sound Business Centre is available to assist you with any steps along the way.
- For investment information the City of North Bay's Economic Development Department is available Monday through Friday for any questions you may have.
- There are a variety of housing options available. Realtor.ca is a popular online search device whether you plan on renting or buying accommodations.
- A CLEO project Your Legal Rights is a web site of legal information for people in Ontario. This site has free practical and easy to find legal information produced by hundreds of organizations accross ontario.
- The weather in North Bay goes through many transitions throughout the year. If you are arriving during winter months (December-March), ensure that you have warm clothing before you arrive. For example, you'll need a jacket, warm mittens, a hat, and insulated boots.
- FLEW gives you a basic understanding of family law education for women, know your rights on legal issues such as family difficulties like divorce, support or custody. This site has free information available in 14 different languages.