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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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I can't check in for tomorrow's flight without a Canada transit visa

I am an Indian citizen, traveling to India tomorrow from the USA. I have a valid US work visa. My flight is United (operated by Air Canada), with a connection at Toronto with 1 hour layover. I was ...
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Back from Canada to US without passport

I am a US citizen traveling to Canada from the US on short notice, within the next two weeks (unsure if by land or by air). I do not have a passport. I may or may not be able to obtain a passport ...
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Canada Tourist vs. Business visa

I am attending a conference in Canada in December. I have a tourist visitor visa from a previous visit in April 2018. That visa says: Category: V-1 Visitor, Multiple Entry and is valid until 2024. ...
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Canada: work permit extension on old passport with an expired visa - Do I need a visa to come back from the US? [migrated]

I had a work permit that was valid until October 2019. There was a visa tied to the work permit which also had the same expiry date. I have applied for the work permit extension and it is due to ...
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Applying for US visitor visa from Canada

I am an indian passport holder working in Canada on work permit. My wife will be joining me on V1 visitor visa. We were thinking of applying for US visitor visa from Canada. Though i have proof of ...
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Can I transfer through Vancouver airport without Canada visa? Air Canada and Turkish Citizen [duplicate]

I'm a Turkish citizen living in USA (temporary resident on a H-1B) and I just bought a flight that transfers through Vancouver Airport. The itinerary is as follows: Air Canada 8090 -> Seattle, ...
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Connecting in Toronto on different airlines

I am about to order a flight to San Jose, Costa Rica from Tel Aviv. I am concerned that the connection in Toronto is too short. I have a 1:25 hour connection, arriving with Lufthansa and departing ...
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Which procedure makes the most sense for a Canadian Visa? Looking to live in Canada soon [migrated]

I’m looking for some help as I’m not too clued up on the best approach for obtaining a Canadian visa with my current situation. I’m going to be flying over to Canada in a few weeks to join my ...
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Do Cuban citizens need transit visa for Canada when flying from the UK to Cuba and back via Canada? [duplicate]

As per the title, I'm a Cuban citien with the UK residence card. I would like to travel to Cuba from the UK via Canada and the same on the return journey. My question is: do I need to have transit ...
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Short-term insurance Ontario, Canada (buying car before moving out of province)

I’m currently living in Toronto, ON but I’m planning to move to central BC in a few weeks. I’m planning on buying a new car and driving it from Ontario to BC and making a trip out of it. However, I ...
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Do I need Transit visa for Canada travelling from U.S [duplicate]

I want to know do I need a transit visa I am US F1 visa holder and having 2 hrs stop at Vancouver.
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Specifying the visit date for Canada visitor visa

I'm applying for Canada visitor visa from Iran. I have an invitation letter and other documents from my relative that shows they are willing and able to host me. Somewhere in the personal information ...
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Valid Canadian Visitor Visa in my old passport with a removed machine readable zone [duplicate]

I want to travel in Canada on November but I renewed my passport. When I renewed my passport, the machine readable zone in my old passport was cut in order to make it useless. Also my visa is intact. ...
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My USA Student visa has cancelled. Now I'm applying UK student visa, is there any problem previous USA visa cancel [closed]

i have Canada student visa refusal, Australia student visa refusal. USA student visa Cancelled at immigration. is there any problem creates for UK student visa if i apply? please help me out. my ...
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What are some inexpensive pre-paid sim card options in Vancouver? [duplicate]

What are the options for inexpensive pre-paid sim cards in Vancouver? In particular, are there any "tourist sim cards" valid for a week or something? Can I get a sim card at YVR? Or can I even ...
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Avoiding surcharges when buying/reloading a compass card at YVR

Some sources claim that there is some surcharge if you buy (or reload?) a compass card at YVR. (There should be a refundable $6 fee when you purchase the card, but I believe those sources mean another ...
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Flying out of Vancouver at 6 am

I have a flight at 6:05 am on a Monday from YVR to SFO in December. As far as I understand, I need to be at YVR at least at 4:05 am. Assume I don't want to take taxis and also assume I will be ...
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Transit visa for Munich airport for Canadian PR [duplicate]

I am a Canadian permanent resident planning to transit via Munich airport. I read the transit visa exceptions at https://www.germany-visa.org/airport-transit-visa/ It says Still, there are some ...
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Do I need a Transit Visa of Canada if I have F1 and SX1 Visas? [duplicate]

I have a flight reservation from Austin, Texas to New Delhi, India. The flight transits through Toronto. I have a valid F1 and SX1 Visa. Do I need transit visa to transit through Canada? My layover is ...
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Are school fee receipts good enough as proof of ties for a Canadian Visitor Visa with Family?

I'm applying for a Canadian Visiting Visa with my family. Can I submit the most recent school fees receipt of my kids as part of the documents to prove that we will not remain in Canada after the ...
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Do I need to pay the package transmission fee (Canadian visa)?

I submitted biometrics at a Canadian ASC (not VAC) in the US and I received a letter asking me to submit the passport to a VAC. (In particular, I paid a biometrics fee of 85 CAD) This page says to ...
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Overstayed visa by over year and want to return to home country without 10 year ban [closed]

A friend entered the US 7 years ago on a tourist visa from Europe and has never left. Since then they have maintained employment and paid taxes. They want to return to home country in Europe but don'...
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Traveling Karachi Pakistan on Expired NICOP + online Renewal Slip [duplicate]

Does anybody have experience enter and exit on expired National Identity Card for Overseas Pakistanis (NICOP) + renewal Slip? Already ask PIA, they will let me board but question is Can we come back ...
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Canada Travel. Is it possible for me to apply for Canada Visa with an expired H1B Visa and a denied H1B Extension? [closed]

I am an Indian citizen with an expired USA H1B Visa (Aug 1, 2019). My extension for H1B in the USA was denied. I received the denial status today. (September 26, 2019). I can probably get a new job in ...
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Proof of funds for visiting visa [duplicate]

Am applying for visiting visa to Canada with my wife and three kids, what is the range of funds require to be in my statement of account?
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Canada visa application IMM5257 cannot be opened [closed]

I was trying to fill the IMM5257 form for visa application. But the page always said: Please wait... If this message is not eventually replaced by the proper contents of the document, your PDF ...
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Do I need a visa to enter Canada from land with a US Refugee Travel Document?

I'm planning to go to Canada in 2 months. I'm currently an asylee and I have a Refugee Travel Document issued by the USA, however I don't have my Green Card yet. I know that Green Card holders don't ...
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Lost passport and visa, tried to reapply, got rejected twice. What are my next steps?

I got student visa from February 2018 to july 2020. I came Canada in Winnipeg at ICM college  but I can't satisfy towards subject and I can't manage my fees of degree that's why I take diploma in Red ...
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Is a Middle Name a Given Name?

My full name is four names long - First name, Middle name, Middle name, Last name. Whenever asked for my Given Name I have always supplied my First name (not either of my middle names). This week I ...
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Customs when returning to Canada after moving to United States

Next week I will be returning to Canada for a short visit after moving permanently to the United States. I have lived in the United States for 4 years now, and am now a Permanent Resident. When I ...
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Procedure for crossing the land border from Canada to the USA for visa-exempt national?

Being in possession of a valid eTA for Canada and eligible for the US Visa Waiver Program, I plan to visit Canada, flying in and out. During my trip I may want to cross the Rainbow Bridge at Niagara ...
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Visiting Visa for Canada

I have visited Canada once and my visa just expired. I am applying for another visiting visa on a new passport, please what should be the appropriate answer in filling this question on the application ...
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Supplements from Europe to Canada

I will be travelling to Canada from Europe and want to pack my fitness supplements with me, these include - small plastic bottle of BCAA pills, pack of creatine and container of protein powder. All of ...
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Canadian Visa Validity For Nigerians [duplicate]

Any Nigerian with a recent experience of TRV visas? our normal Passport is valid for 5 years. Does Canada issue 5 years visas for Nigerians or the same 10 years multiple entry given to everyone?
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Employment and Education Documents with IM5252e

Do you upload previous employment and education documents with the Canadian visa application? I have read it on multiple websites that people attach these documents but cannot find the same ...
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What type of Canadian Visa for conference and tourism?

What type of Canadian visa should I apply for to attend a conference and tourism in Canada? Is it a work visa or a visit visa?
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Passport submission for Canadian Visa

I am required to give the biometrics for the Canadian Visa. I live in Munich and the closest VAC is in Düsseldorf or Berlin. Is it possible to submit my passport at VAC while providing biometrics? Or ...
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Canadian Visa Biometrics - do calluses affect fingerprints being taken?

I am a guitar player and I have calluses on my fingertips. Canadian visa applications require biometrics to be submitted. Would it impact my application? IRCC suggests (on the website) that we ...
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Can you stay in Paris (OUTSIDE airport) for 24hr or less for transit with a Canadian visitor visa?

So I have a trip back to the middle east from Canada in December and I was thinking of choosing the transit phase to be in Paris. Since I find staying in the airport so tiring, I was thinking of ...
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Can I enter Canada in October 2019 with a passport that expires in February 2020? [duplicate]

Can I enter Canada from the US in October 2019 with my US passport that expires in February 2020? I can not find specific requirements since the new rules were implemented. A link or website address ...
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Canadian Visa: VFS vs Embassy

I am applying for a Canadian visa from Munich. It is now mandatory to provide biometrics at a Visa Application Centre when you apply for a visitor visa. There is no consulate in Munich and I can ...
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Route from Thailand to Ottawa

Is there any route that doesn’t need the transit visa to Canada Ottawa? I am Myanmar passport holder.
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How to show travel history for Canadian visa

I am applying for a Canadian visa. I would like to know how to provide a travel history document. Is there a specific template for the same. I have many stamps and visas in the passport, Do I need to ...
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Proving common law marriage, but common law spouse won't accompany me on the trip

I have submitted my visa application for Canada. Now I've just been going through most of the documents I made available, Business names + affidavits (I used my father's business in this case as I ...
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If I have an ETA and leave canada, can I re-enter after a few days and reset the six month timer?

I'm wishing to travel to the US and am currently in Canada on an eTA, if I travel south of the border for a few days would I be allowed entry back into Canada and if so would it reset the six months? ...
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Biometrics for TRV Canada, VFS says no appointments left, do I need one?

So I submitted my visa application for TRV, and I got an e-mail today that I should submit my biometrics for my application and I have 30 days left, I go through the VAC online and they say there are ...
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Friend needs help with a tourist visa to come into Canada

my friend has been having issues with getting a tourist visa for his wife. They are both residing in China. He is a Canadian citizen and she is a Chinese citizen. Here is his message to anyone able ...
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How much money is needed for a Canada visitor visa?

I would like to visit Canada for a birthday party of my nephews, but the agents are saying that the Canadian Embassy requires $8000 CAD in my bank account before I can get a visitor visa for Canada. ...
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What happens if I don't tell immigration where I was? [closed]

If someone was in another country for study purposes for 6/7 months, and for 3 months of this time he went back home to sell his home furniture and give back the rent money, and they did not tell ...
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Extension of stay in Canada - no response and visa about to expire

I have applied for an extension of stay in Canada, as I got married recently and the spousal application has been submitted. The thing is though, my application for extension of stay was sent in my ...