Citizens of certain countries and territories need a visa to visit Canada. If you require a visa letter, one will be issued to you electronically upon the completion of your ECCE registration.
- Determine Eligibility
Citizens of certain countries and territories need a visa to visit or transit Canada.Citizens of certain countries and territories need a visa to visit or transit in Canada. Please click here to determine whether you are exempt from a visa and for the latest entry requirements into Canada.If you do not need a visa to visit Canada, you must:
- Have a valid travel document, such as a passport
- Be in good health
- Convince and immigration office you have ties – such as a job, home, financial assess or family that will take you back to your home country
- Convince an immigration office that you will leave Canada at the end of your visit
- Have enough money for your stay. (The amount of money you will need can vary depending on how long your stay is and whether you will stay in a hotel or with friends or relatives.)
- Apply online!
- Processing Times
Most applications for visitor visas are processed within a few weeks or less. Processing times may vary depending on the visa officeApplication Submitted Outside Canada
If you are submitting your application outside a Canadian visa office, please click here to view application processing time.Application Submitted Inside Canada
If you are submitting your application inside Canada, please click here to view application processing times.