Transcriptions and, in some cases, digitised images of Canadian census and other records are available online free of charge.
The free LDS FamilySearch site currently holds 11 collections of Canadian records. These are:
- British Columbia Birth registrations 1854-1903 (with images);
- Canada census 1851;
- Canada census 1871;
- Canada census 1891;
- New Brunswick census 1861;
- Nova Scotia census 1861;
- Ontario census 1861;
- Ontario deaths 1869-1947;
- Prince Edward Island census 1861;
- Quebec Catholic parish registers 1621-1900 (unindexed images);
- Quebec census 1861.