Online Guide for Newcomers to Prince Edward Island, Canada

Important Canadian Documents

After you arrive in PEI, you should apply for a number of documents. These documents give you access to government services and certain privileges, like health care and driving.

If asked to confirm your status in Canada, you will need your:

Two government documents for which you should apply immediately after your arrival in PEI are:

If you are a driver, you need a:

Driver's Licence is commonly used as an identification document in Canada. If you are not a driver and need an identity card for various purposes, you can apply for a:

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