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 I have a pending immigrant application. Can I apply for a temporary resident visa?

Yes, you may submit an application for a temporary resident visa. Your visa application will be assessed independently of your immigrant application and in accordance with the Regulations in force. An intention by a foreign national to become a permanent resident does not preclude them from becoming a temporary resident if the officer is satisfied […]

Can I enter Canada if I am criminally inadmissible?

Normally you cannot enter or stay in Canada if you are inadmissible. However, there are ways of overcoming your criminal inadmissibility. If you are inadmissible, you may become admissible again if you:• satisfy an immigration or border services officer that you meet the legal requirements tobe deemed rehabilitated.• apply for individual rehabilitation and get approved; […]

I am a citizen/ lawful permanent resident of the U.S. What do I need to enter Canada?

American citizens, including American – Canadian citizens, must carry proper identification andmeet the basic requirements to enter Canada. You do not need a Canadian passport, a Canadianvisa or an eTA to enter Canada if you are travelling with a valid U.S passport. Lawful permanent residents of the U.S need an Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA) to […]

I will transit by air through Canada, Do I need an eTA or a visa?

Passengers transiting Canada will need an eTA or a visa, regardless of the length of time in Canada.Travellers whose planes refuel in Canada going to and from the United States, as well asparticipants in the China Transit Program and Transit Without Visa Program, do not need to havean eTA or a visa to transit Canada.

Who is eligible for a super visa?

• Be the parents or grandparents of Canadian citizens or permanent residents• Have a signed letter from your child or grandchild who invites you to Canada that includes:o A promise of financial support for the length of your visito The list and number of people in the household of this persono A copy of this […]

What’s the different between a visitor visa and a visitor record?

Visitor visa:A visitor visa (also known as a temporary resident visa) is an official document that citizensfrom visa-required countries need to get to travel to and enter Canada as a visitor for up to 6months.o The visitor visa is sticked in your passport.o It shows that you meet the requirements to enter Canada.o It includes […]

How long can I stay in Canada as a visitor?

Most visitors can stay for up to 6 months in Canada. If you are allowed to enter Canada, the borderservice officer may allow you to stay for less or more than 6 months. If so, they will put the dateyou need to leave by in your passport. They might also give you a document. If […]