justin trudeauCanadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.Blair Gable/Reuters

If the American political climate has you stressed, you may find yourself imagining a move to Canada.

It’s a land where healthcare is free, people are friendly, and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau explains quantum computing just for laughs.

But actually becoming a citizen is tough: You need to live in Canada for at least six years, stay on your best behavior, and know a thing or two about the country you’ll soon call home.

For those who actually want to head up north, here’s how you move to Canada.