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A visa is required for this destination.

Visa is not required for a stay up to 180 days

Visa is not required for a stay up to 180 days

Canada ETA can only be issued to a lawful permanent resident of the United States with a valid U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) number. You only need an ETA when flying into the country.

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A visa is not required for this destination.

Unfortunately, at this time VisaHQ does not provide service for Health Declaration E-Form


Additional steps you may take:
  • Check the current validity of your passport and the availability of blank visa pages

  • Contact the nearest embassy or consulate of Canada

    Take advantage of our extensive embassy and consular database to find the nearest one. Upon contacting the embassy confirm the required documents, the time it takes to process the visa and whether the consulate accepts applications by mail.

Additional information
  • As of April 26, 2022, lawful permanent residents of the United States are exempt from the ETA requirement and must show these documents for all methods of travel to Canada:
    a valid passport from their country of nationality (or an equivalent acceptable travel document) and
    a valid green card (or equivalent valid proof of status in the United States)
  • You need an official proof of status as a lawful permanent resident of the U.S., such as one of the following:
    valid permanent resident card (Form I-551)
    foreign passport with an unexpired temporary I-551 stamp (also known as an Alien Documentation, Identification and Telecommunication [ADIT] stamp)
    foreign passport with a temporary I-551 printed notation (“Upon endorsement serves as temporary I-551 evidencing permanent residence for 1 year”) on a machine-readable immigrant visa upon endorsement with a U.S. Customs and Border Protection admission stamp
    expired permanent resident card (Form I-551) with Form I-797 (Notice of Action) for pending Form I-751 (Petition to Remove Conditions on Residence) or Form I-829 (Petition by Investor to Remove Conditions on Permanent Resident Status)
    expired permanent resident card (Form I-551) with Form I-797 (Notice of Action) for pending Form I-90 (Application to Replace Permanent Resident Card [Green Card])
    valid re-entry permit (Form I-327)
    Form I-94 with an unexpired temporary I-551 stamp (ADIT stamp) and a passport-style photo
  • As of April 26, 2022, lawful permanent residents of the United States are exempt from the ETA requirement and must show these documents for all methods of travel to Canada:
    a valid passport from their country of nationality (or an equivalent acceptable travel document) and
    a valid green card (or equivalent valid proof of status in the United States)
  • You need an official proof of status as a lawful permanent resident of the U.S., such as one of the following:
    valid permanent resident card (Form I-551)
    foreign passport with an unexpired temporary I-551 stamp (also known as an Alien Documentation, Identification and Telecommunication [ADIT] stamp)
    foreign passport with a temporary I-551 printed notation (“Upon endorsement serves as temporary I-551 evidencing permanent residence for 1 year”) on a machine-readable immigrant visa upon endorsement with a U.S. Customs and Border Protection admission stamp
    expired permanent resident card (Form I-551) with Form I-797 (Notice of Action) for pending Form I-751 (Petition to Remove Conditions on Residence) or Form I-829 (Petition by Investor to Remove Conditions on Permanent Resident Status)
    expired permanent resident card (Form I-551) with Form I-797 (Notice of Action) for pending Form I-90 (Application to Replace Permanent Resident Card [Green Card])
    valid re-entry permit (Form I-327)
    Form I-94 with an unexpired temporary I-551 stamp (ADIT stamp) and a passport-style photo
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Canada COVID-19 travel restrictions

  • Entry is open
    Canada's borders are open for vaccinated travelers, while domestically, restrictions are being lifted with variations between provinces. Fully vaccinated foreign nationals may be allowed enter Canada for discretionary travel.
    Prior to arrival requirements
    Valid passport. Valid national passport with at least 6 month remaining validity after the date of departure.
    Valid visa. Please see the instructions above if visa is needed and apply.
    Negative COVID-19 test. Visitors must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Canada.

    Children under the age of 5 are exempt from presenting a COVID-19 test, other exemptions includes, a crew member or a person who seeks to enter Canada only to become such a crew member, emergency service providers, technical stops – flights refueling.
    Health form. Passengers must submit their travel information electronically before boarding through the ArriveCAN app or the website.
    Upon arrival restrictions
    🏠Quarantine. Unvaccinated visitors will need to quarantine for 14 days upon entering Canada. Fully vaccinated visitors with approved vaccination certificates do not need to quarantine.
    😷Masks are required in public spaces and transport.
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