Temporary Residents

Temporary residents are all those foreigners that come to Canada for tourism, to visit family, business trips, to work temporarily or to assist to special events.

Not everybody requires a visa to enter Canada, before you apply for a visa please verify if you need a visa or not.  Please note that if you are from a country that does not require a visa in order to study or work in Canada you might need to obtain a study or work permit.

This is the list of countries that need visa to enter Canada. Please follow this link, (it will open in a new page)

After visiting Canada you might want to stay here permanently, there are different opportunities for those that have been living in the country temporarily that can ease the process of obtaining permanent residence.