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Settling Into Your New Home

We hope you settle in quickly and comfortably, here are a few pointers to get you on your way.


Utility Phone Number  Website 
Veridian Connections
T. 905.427.9870 Visit Veridian Connections website
Enbridge (Gas) T. 1.877.362.7434 Visit Enbridge website
(Region of Durham)
T. 905.666.6211 Visit Region of Durham website

Cable, Phone & Internet

Company Telephone Website 
Bell T. 905.310.2355  Visit Bell website
Rogers T. 1.888.764.3771 Visit Rogers website


Name Telephone  Website 
Conseil scolaire Viamonde   T. 905.683.9730 Visit CSV website
Durham District School Board  T. 905.666.5500 Visit DDSB website
Durham Catholic District School Board  T. 905.576.6150 Visit DCDSB website
Joint Durham College/Centennial College Learning Centre   Durham College website

Centennial College website

Located at the eastern edge of the Greater Toronto Area, Pickering is within proximity to 5 universities and 6 colleges, including the University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT) in Oshawa, and the University of Toronto, Scarborough Campus.

Durham College and Centennial College offer graduate certificate and continuing education programs at the new Pickering Learning Site in Downtown Pickering.


Ajax-Pickering Hospital (Lakeridge Health Network)
580 Harwood Avenue. S., Ajax
(Approximately 8.5 km from Pickering City Hall)
T. 905.683.2320

Rouge Valley Centenary
2867 Ellesmere Road, Toronto, ON
(Approximately 15 km from Pickering City Hall)
T. 416.284.8131

Visit the Rouge Valley Health System website for more information.


Pickering has 1 central public library and 2 branches conveniently located to suit your needs. Check out the locations and hours of operations of each of Pickering's libraries.