Visa Center is a non-government body which allows for Canadian Visa applicants to apply for Canadian Visa through localized offices in Toronto, Markham, Calgary and Vancouver. No waiting in lines at Canadian Embassy and Consulate | Canada Visa Applications are always up to date | Requirements for Canada visa are current; Expedited Service gets you fast Canadian visa | Low service fees start at $24 for some applications

ATTENTION: Due to Family Day all our offices will be closed on Monday, Feb 17.

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Canada ETA Application (for limited number of nations - see list below)
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Canadian Visa - Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA - e-visa) - Tourist, Business, Private valid for 1825 days $ 60.00
(+TAX $7.15)
*Above prices include Consular / Embassy fee, Visa Center fee. No other processing fees will be added.

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No holidays in the upcoming month.

Canada Visa Requirements

  • Current passport valid for more than 6 months at the time of application.
  • To apply for Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA) you must be a permanent resident of the USA or a citizen of one of the following countries:
    Andorra, Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Australia, Austria, Bahamas, Barbados, Belgium, Bermuda, British Virgin Islands, Brunei, Cayman Islands, Chile, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Rep., Denmark, Estonia, Falkland Islands, Finland, France, Germany, Gibraltar, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Korea South, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Montserrat, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Papua New Guinea, Poland, Portugal, Samoa, San Marino, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turks and Caicos.
  • Note: 
    - Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA) is required for passengers arriving to Canada by AIR ONLY.
    - Canadian citizens, dual Canadian citizen, Canadian Permanent Residents, as well as US citizens do not require eTA.
    - You cannot apply using a Refugee Travel Document, Emergency Travel Document, Organization of American States (OAS) Travel Document or a UN Laissez-Passer.

Still have questions?

Most popular questions:

Q: How long does it take to get a Russian visa in Canada?

Russian visa processing timings depend on the visa type and the availability of expedited processing. Tourist visa to Russia in Canada may be obtained as fast as in 5 business days after submitting your documents if you pay extra for the urgent processing or in 25 days if you choose regular processing.

Q: I have my family members from abroad visiting us in Canada. They would like to visit Cuba. Do they need a visa?

In the greatest majority of cases, tourist visa is not required if your relatives are travelling to Cuba with the packaged tour. At the same time, you must be careful with their return to Canada - they must have multiple entry visas to Canada.

If your relatives do not use a packaged tour, then they must obtain a visa beforehand. For this they may apply here

Q: I'm a foreign citizen living in Canada on work permit. Do I need a visa to Cuba?

In general if you have work, study or residence permit (PR Card) in Canada and you go to Cuba with the travel package you do not need to obtain tourist visa to Cuba in advance. You will get it at the airport.

Q: Where can I get Canada visa application form?

You may get Canada visa application form by clicking on the following link: 

Q: Where can I get a visa to Canada in Montreal?

You may apply for Canada visa in Montreal at the following address:

Visa Center

CIBC Tower 1155 Rene Levesque Blvd. West,
Suite 2500, Montreal, QC
H3B 2K4
(take elevator to floor 25)

Hours of operation: Mon. to Fri. from 9 am to 5 pm

Major Intersection: Rene Levesque and rue Peel


For more information including visa to Canada application form, requirements, fees and processing timings please visit:


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Application center locations


1000 Finch Ave. W. Suite 900, North York, ON
M3J 2V5



3601 HWY 7 East, Suite 1005, Markham, ON
L3R 0M3



400 5th Avenue SW, Suite 300, Calgary, AB
T2P 0L6



550 West Broadway Suite 730, Vancouver, BC
V5Z 0E9