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Jonquière

Centre Linguistique du Collège de Jonquière

Population

104,222

Salaire minimum

12.50

Aéroports

YBG

Saguenay-Bagotville Airport
Photo de Jonquière de Mont Jacob (Photo de Vero444 de Wikipédia)

Welcome to Jonquière

Jonquière is a borough, located in the city of Saguenay, in the Saguenay–Lac-Saint-Jean region of the Province of Québec. It is located on the Saguenay River, near the city of Chicoutimi. Jobs offered in Trois-Rivières are in the retail sector, in restaurants, museums, or even outdoors in parks!

Accommodations

Student Summer Lodging in campus residencies

CÉGEP de Jonquière – Réserver ma chambre

Websites for lodging off campus

Saga Realties
Logement à louer – Saguenay / Lac St. Jean (French only)
UQAC Logements hors campus (French only)
LesPAC (French only)

General Websites

Prop2Go
Airbnb
Kijiji

Laws and regulations related to the Residential Tenancies acts for the Province of Québec

Laws and regulations in the rental residential properties in the Province of Québec
Quebec – Laws and Regulations
Act Respecting the régie du logement

 

La Régie du logement is a specialized tribunal that has competence in residential lease matters.
Rights and Obligations of Tenants
Coalition of housing committees and tenants’ associations in Quebec (Website in French only)

Transportation
Driving directions

Jonquière is located 210 km northeast of Québec City and it is accessible through the Highway 175 (North) by the Laurentides wildlife reserve if you are departing from Québec City.

Airports

Two regional airports connect the region to different destinations.
The Saguenay- Bagotville Airport (CFB Bagotville) binds several regular and seasonal destinations in Canada and internationally by direct flight.

 

The Alma Airport provides passenger transport, cargo transport, medical evacuation services.

Central Train Station

The is a train that connects Montreal to Jonquière three times per week, on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.
VIA Rail

 

The train station is located at 2439 rue St-Dominique in Jonquière (888) 842-7245.

Bus Central Station

There are some buses that connects Montréal and Québec City to Jonquière every week.

See following website for more information.

Intercar
Busbud

Transit Network

Ville de Saguenay – Transpost et entretien (French only)

Taxis listing

Yellow Pages

Road condition and Traffic information

Quebec 511 – Road Network Conditions

Employment Standards

Act respecting labour Standards

Other information on Labour Standards in the Province of Québec
CNESST

Medical care and clinics
Non-emergency medical care

If you need to see a doctor, please go to medical clinics without appointment to get non-emergency medical care.

 

Info-Santé 8-1-1 is a free and confidential telephone consultation service. Dialling 8-1-1 promptly puts you in contact with a nurse in case of a non-urgent health issue. The service is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Anyone living in Québec can call Info-Santé 8-1-1 for themselves or a family member.

Medical emergency

If there is a medical emergency, please call 9-1-1 or go to the emergency department of the nearest hospital.

 

911 – emergency number (toll-free)

 

Call this number for all emergencies where there is a danger to life or property

Activities and Events

The people of Saguenay–Lac-Saint-Jean are amongst the friendliest in the world. There are a lot of things to do in the summer months. Here are some websites that provide information on Events and festivals and other interesting activities to do.

Quebec Original
Saguenay – Festival & Events
Jonquière en musique
Saguenay Lac-Saint-Jean
Quebecgetaways.com
Place Centre Ville Jonquière
Ville de Saguenay – Activités et loisirs