Travel to Canada

Do I Need a Visa to Visit Canada?

Believe it or not, many people forget that Canada is a foreign country and not just another U.S. state. If you are planning a trip to Canada, check to see if you need a visa before you start packing your suitcase.

Can I Apply Online?

Find out if you are eligible to apply online for a Canadian Visa. Complete the questionnaire, and at the end if you are eligible, you will be given a code to start your online application.

How to Apply for a Canadian Visa with a Paper Application?

Use the forms below to help you apply for a Canadian Visa using the paper application.

Save the PDF file below to your computer to get access to the Application Materials.



For current information and instructions, please refer to the visitor visa section on the Canadian Consulate's website.

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