Getting Settled

Affordable, modern homes are available on Vancouver Island North. Live in the town cores, or on your private acreage. Watch your kids walk to school, or the orcas and minke whales from your back deck. Rent an apartment or buy your dream home. Whatever you want, you’ll find it on Vancouver Island North.

North Island Education

Vancouver Island North currently offers 8 Elementary Schools, 2 High Schools and 1 Alternative school. It also offers a number of post secondary programs and is home to the Aboriginal Training Centre.

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Public Safety

The lower population and close-knit communities on Vancouver Island North make the region a very safe place to live. It’s also one of the few regions in the Province where you can still find a family doctor.

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Island Health is the government organization that supports primary health services on Northern Vancouver Island. There are also many secondary health, wellness, and holistic health service providers that operate in the region.

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Unlike the southern and central areas of Vancouver Island, the North Region still offers a wide range of affordable housing options with an ocean view. You’ll also pay significantly lower property taxes.

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