The Canadian government has made it easier for people from outside Canada to apply for a visa. In this infographic, we explore the differences between the two types of visas and how you can get one.
A Canada Visa is a residency card issued by the Canadian Government
If you are a citizen of Latvia or Bulgaria, you may be eligible for a Canada visa.
Please note that the requirements for a Canada visa vary depending on your nationality. CANADA VISA FOR LATVIAN CITIZENS
If you are a citizen of Latvia or Bulgaria, you will need to meet the following requirements:
-You must have a valid passport that is valid for at least six months after your planned travel date.
-You must have an onward ticket or proof of financial support to cover your stay in Canada.
-You must have sufficient funds to cover your costs while in Canada.
-You must not be a criminal suspect or person who is considered security threat to Canada.
If you are a citizen of any other country, you will need to meet the following requirements:
What are the requirements to get a Canada Visa?
If you are a citizen of Latvia, or Bulgaria, and you want to visit or live in Canada, you will need to apply for a visa. There are different requirements for each country, but generally you will need to show that you have a valid passport, proof of citizenship, and enough money to support yourself while in Canada. You may also need to show that you have something that proves your ties to either Latvia or Bulgaria. For example, if you are a citizen of Latvia and you want to visit Canada on a tourist visa, you will likely need to provide evidence that you are visiting Canada as a tourist. CANADA VISA FOR BULGARIAN CITIZENS
To apply for a visa, you will first need to visit an embassy or consulate of Canada in your home country. You will then need to fill out an application form and submit it with the required documents. The processing time for a Canadian visa can vary depending on the type of visa you are applying for, but generally it takes around two weeks. After your visa is approved, you will be sent a letter confirming the details of your visa and what needs to be done when you arrive in Canada.
How long does it take to get a new Canada Visa?
The process of applying for a new Canada visa can be time-consuming but is not difficult if you have the right documents and know what to do.
If you are a citizen of Latvia or Bulgaria, the application process will be similar to that of any other Canadian applicant. However, there are a few things to keep in mind if you plan on travelling to Canada:
First, make sure that you have all of the required documents with you when you go to the Canadian Embassy or Consulate in your home country. These documents may include your passport, visa application form, and proof of residence (such as a utility bill).
Second, be prepared to wait for a long time. The current processing times for Latvian and Bulgarian citizens are around six months. However, this can sometimes change depending on how busy the Canadian Embassy or Consulate is at the time.
If you are applying for a family member or friend who is also a citizen of Latvia or Bulgaria, your application will be processed much quicker. In most cases, it will only take around two weeks.
Finally, remember that you must apply for your visa in your own country. You cannot apply through an agent or
What documents do you need for a Canada Visa? and…
If you are a citizen of Latvia or Bulgaria, you need to provide the following documents when applying for a Canada visa: your passport, a valid visa from your home country, and a return air ticket.
Some other documents that may be required for a Canadian visa application include your education transcripts, proof of financial stability, and evidence of health insurance.
Applicants that are denied their application due to inadmissibility will be offered an
If you have been denied your application for a Canada visa because of inadmissibility, you will be offered an opportunity to apply for a temporary resident visa instead. This visa would allow you to stay in Canada for up to six months while you wait for your next chance to apply for a Canada visa.