Choose Sherbrooke for your life project

Located in the Estrie region, Sherbrooke is a city at a human scale, full of job possibilities and cultural diversity—more than 130 cultural communities. You’ll feel right at home here and find an unparalleled quality of life and work, in the midst of urban nature. Better yet: The cost-of-living index is one of the lowest in Canada.


Learn more: Immigrating and living in Sherbrooke

Resources at your disposal

Sherbrooke’s institutions and organizations offer a range of services to newcomers to facilitate their social and employment integration.

Businesses operating in any of Sherbrooke Innopole’s five key sectors who recruit specialised workers from outside the region can get additional support services by partnering with Préférence Estrie. They offer welcoming services, assistance locating accommodations and other services as well as job placement help for spouses of highly qualified newcomers.

Do you hire foreign workers or immigrants? Find out more about the services available to your business by contacting Myriam Gagnon-Couture: / 819 821-5577, extension 126.

Sherbrooke Innopole’s mandate ends on March 31, 2024. We invite you to contact Entreprendre Sherbrooke or the Service du développement économique of the Ville de Sherbrooke for further services.
Thank you to all Sherbrooke industrial and technological businesses, as well as to all our partners for the trust granted since 2009!