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A large country in North America, located in the northern part of the continent between the United States, the Pacific and Atlantic Oceans, and the Arctic Ocean. Canada is the world's second-largest country by area and has a population of about 34.6 million (2011).

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Canada Tourist Visa with few ties to home country

I would like to visit Canada for 2 weeks for tourist purposes only. This is the first time I'm applying to Canada. In past, I have traveled EU in 2017 and England in 2018. I don't have any invitation ...
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How to get a Canadian visa after having been deported from USA fifteen years ago?

I was deported 15 years ago from USA, because I was living and working as an illegal alien. Last year I applied for a student visa to Canada and it was denied because my travel history. Is there any ...
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Traveling to Canada with a multiple entrance visa that expires 3 days after entry

I am traveling to Canada and have a multiple entrance visa but it expires 3 days into my trip. Can i still go and will the Canadian customs officer just extend my visa 10 more days to the end of my ...
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What's the full process of obtaining a Canadian visa as of 2019?

Canada lets you apply for a tourist visa online. What does the full process look like? Do you have to travel somewhere to get a visa or is it all electronic?
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What do I put here?

I'm applying for a passport and I'm unsure of what to put for this section. It's 160 for a 10 year passport, plus it says there's a 25$ fee. So do I just put 185?
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Can I apply again for Canada tourist visa after a short time?

My canada tourist visa is expired on 11/11/2018. Can I apply again this month?
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Is being a full time university student a strong tie to help me get a UK visit visa

I want to apply for a UK standard visit visa and I read that I should have a strong tie to my home country that will guarantee my return to my home country when my visa expires. So i want to ask if ...
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Tourist visa Canada without invitation letter?

I would like to know if there is a possibility for me to get a tourist visa for Canada. I have no invitation letter from anyone from Canada. I have travelled to the UK last year (July 2018) and I ...
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Bank Statements to Produce for Canada Visa

I am going for a conference to Canada. The trip is being sponsored by my company here in Nigeria. I have an issues with presentation of Bank Statements. Which bank Statement am I to provide? The one ...
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What visa is required to attend a 3-day conference in Canada

What type of visa do I need should I want to apply for a conference in Canada. Please advise me for a 3-day conference.
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Why did I not pass through passport control when transiting to an international flight in Vancouver?

I took a domestic flight from Toronto to Vancouver, and transited to an international flight leaving Canada. When I got to the region for international departures,there was someone (looked like normal ...
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Bringing work goods across border

I work for a company headquartered in the United States, but I live and work in Canada, just across the border. The head office has purchased laptops for two of my coworkers and myself, but they were ...
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Can I transit through Canada with F-1 visa without transit visa or with a copy of submission of transit visa?

I've booked a flight from JFK to Mumbai via Air Canada. I was unaware about the transit visa. I booked my flight on 19/12 and my flight is on 31/12 and I've halt at Toronto for 4 hours. I've F-1 US ...
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Crossing the US Canada border on foot (or renting a car)

To start, we have Canadian citizenship and passports. I have two questions: 1) Is it permissible to cross the Rainbow bridge on foot with luggage? We are currently on vacation in the US and can get a ...
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Will NEXUS interviews still take place during the shutdown?

I've scheduled (some time ago) a trip to Niagara Falls the week after New Years, both as a vacation but also to have our NEXUS Interviews (for my family). Our interviews are a few days after New ...
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Canada Visitor visa Passport Submission NY VAC center

I have applied for my visitor visa application online and paid 100 CAD, I have received a message to submit my passport. I want to submit my passport through the mail - can someone help me with this? ...
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Father travelling with child from UK to Canada without Mother

I will be flying to Canada on 08/01/2019 and staying two weeks for a skiing vacation, this includes hotel booking and return flights. I am a UK citizen and so is my 8 year old son. I am divorced from ...
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Detained in Canadian airport

My boyfriend was on layover headed to us.They detained him for some kind of contraband in luggage he didn't know.of or was contraband .he has been held for 2and a half days .they took his phone but ...
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How can I get a copy of a Canadian visa refusal letter?

I have applied for a Canadian Temporary Resident Visa (TRV); a previous paper application was refused in 2016. I have lost the copy of my refusal letter and want to submit it when I apply for my new ...
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Have you ever applied to enter or remain in Canada ? Does being in the express entry pool for Canada count as an application?

I am about to apply for a visitor Visa to Canada I am in the pool for express entry so I am not sure if that qualifies as a formal application. Has anyone in the pool said no to this question and ...
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Can I enter Canada twice in a month as an American?

I will be visiting Canada twice during December. The first visit will be for 3 nights and second will be for 2 nights. The gap between the two visits will be one day where I will come back to the ...
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Travel from Mexico to Canada and United States

My Mexican son in law is coming to visit Vancouver from Cancan for Christmas. He would like to drive to Seattle and see a football game during his visit. Would he be able to drive to Seattle and ...
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Can I vist USA and come back to Canada with expired Canadian visa?

I am currently in Canada with work permit. My work requires me to visit US frequently and I have been there multiple times. Recently my Canadian Visa has expired I need to visit US again. Can I visit ...
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How to lift a lifetime ban from Canada due to marijuana?

My husband was "banned for life" for entry into Canada for having marijuana on him back in the 90's. We had completely forgotten about this when we traveled to Toronto some years back, but were ...
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Lost my passport which had valid Canadian visa

I have recently lost my Pakistani Passport in Pakistan which had a valid Canadian Multiple Visit visa which was valid for another 5 years. I have traveled once on the lost passport. I have filed a ...
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About travelling Canada to USA by Bus

I came in Canada on a tourist visa and want to travel from Vancouver to Seattle by bus because it's very cheap for me. I have a USA B1/B2 visa as well, so where do they do immigration for US while ...
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What are the chances to see the Northern Lights in East Canada in December?

I want to see the Northern Lights in Canada this Christmas break. I will be flying to Toronto and then drive north to find a good non-light polluted spot to see them. I have found this map but it ...
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Vancouver, Seattle & Hawaii from Australia on one ESTA?

I have a current ESTA for the US on my passport and travelling from Australia to Hawaii Vancouver Seward, Alaska Fairbanks Seattle train trip back to Vancouver bus to Lake Louise then back to ...
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Can I return to Canada after being ordered to depart?

My family was issued a departure notice of 30 days from the Canadian immigration when I was 10 years old. We relocated back to our country 15 years ago. I am now married and my wife wants to go to ...
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Will there be an impact of US visit Visa rejection to obtain Canada express entry visa? [closed]

I am planning to migrate to Canada through express entry program. Last year I applied US visit visa and it got rejected and I do not know the exact reason for the rejection. Will there be an impact of ...
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Driving car in Toronto on Australian Drivers License

Just wanted to know if I can legally drive a car in Toronto, Canada on an Australian drivers license?
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Denied entry at the Canadian land border; will I be denied if I fly?

I recently was denied entry into Canada, due to me wanting to bring my other wheels for my vehicle to store them at a U-Haul facility until I started school in Canada in the Spring. They thought ...
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Re-entering the UK after tier 5 visa expires [closed]

I am a Canadian citizen and had a YMS visa that expired on May 10th 2018. I left the UK on September 1st 2017. I plan on going to the UK to visit some friends at the end of November/beginning of ...
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My Canada visitor visa was refused; how can I address the issues? [closed]

I have questions about my visitor visa to Canada being refused due to 3 reasons: Based on family ties Based on purpose of visit Based on length of stay (I said I want to stay 1 month) Anyway, ...
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Do 'immigration officer at the departure point' check visa validity(real or fake) electronically? [duplicate]

When we are travelling from an African country to Schengen Area, USA or Canada, Do 'immigration officer at the departure point' check visa validity(real or fake) electronically?
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cancel visa on damage passport

I received the damage passport with Canada visa, next day I went to Canada embassy to inform about this and to confirm about next procedure. Even they not call me inside the office, nor ask any ...
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Does my infant child need a US passport to fly to Canada and back?

My wife, daughter and I (all US citizens) are planning to fly to Toronto and back. According to https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/international-travel/International-Travel-Country-...
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validity of visas electronically [closed]

Do airlines or immigration officers verify the validity of visas(forged or real one) electronically when we are travelling from an african country to Schengen area, Canada or USA?
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Confidentially bringing medication from Canada to USA

I am on the ADHD drug "Vyvanse" which is a schedule II controlled substance. It's pretty essential for me to take it, and especially on this business trip. Unfortunately, I really want to keep this ...
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travelling to Canada on expired visa on expired passport

I received the multiple entry visa from Canadian embassy. Unfortunately they put the visa expiration date equal to passport expiration date. Since then my passport has expired. I have received a new ...
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Applying for Canadian Tourist visa using one-way ticket

I am planning to apply for a Canadian tourist visa but my official leave isn't confirmed yet, so I don't know if I will visit for a month or two. I am thinking to apply for a visa now with a One-way ...
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Should I mention my Canadian visa refusal in my UK visa application? [closed]

My Canada visa was refused; I got a refusal letter but nothing was stamped in my passport. I got rejected under section 205(a) and 186 for not demonstrating specialized knowledge. Do I have to ...
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Ban from Canada 5 years. Applying for Australia on student visa [closed]

I applied for skilled migration visa in 2015 and banned from Canada for misrepresentation. The thing is I honestly lied in the application. Now I am applying for student visa in Australia. Now my ...
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Is there any way to expedite a transit visa application for Canada?

My friend and I are returning from Morocco back to the US on December 25th. The tickets I bought have a layover in Montreal, Canada. I'm a Canadian citizen, so I don't need any visa. However, my ...
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What custom fees will a Canadian citizen pay on jewellery they bring into Canada? [closed]

I have a few questions, please: Is it possible to pay custom fees on the spot upon arrival in Canada? If the goods are related to a small jewellery business, how do you estimate the associated fees? ...
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Can I apply for a Canada student visa 15 days before classes start? [closed]

Can I apply for my Canada student visa under the Student Direct Stream with only 15 days before the start of my classes? Actually my Québec Acceptance Certificate (CAQ) had arrived too late and I am ...
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Is appearance important at the border?

I hold a Swedish passport and I plan to travel to the UK this month and then to Canada within the next three months. I have a type of personality preferring old clothing and high-time not shaving ...
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Does a refugee settled in Canada need a visa for France?

I have a permanent resident card of Canada and I do have a refugee travel document, Do i need a visa to travel to France and stay less then 30 days for vacation?
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Holiday in Canada- Tourist Visa with Austrian Citizenship

I'm currently planning on spending my holidays in Canada (about two weeks). I'm from Austria, and according to the official website, Austria is on the list of the Visa-exempt countries. Therefore, I ...
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Will a CBSA officer be suspicious, if a dual Canadian citizen uses his other passport to enter Canada?

My dad visits China, and prefers Canadian customs not to see his many visits to China, as relations between Canada and China aren't great. My dad's flying back from Hong Kong. If he presents his Hong ...