Operational Bulletin 387 - February 16, 2012

This section contains policy, procedures and guidance used by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada staff. It is posted on the Department’s website as a courtesy to stakeholders.

Special Events – Visa Fee Exempt Special Events: March, April and May 2012

Summary

This operational bulletin provides information on the fee-exempt events taking place in March, April and May 2012.

Background

In accordance with Immigration and Refugee Protection Regulations, some delegates attending special events in Canada are entitled to receive a fee exempt visa. Following is a list of fee exempt events taking place in March, April and May 2012.

Writing Guidelines

Special Events Taking Place in March 2012:


DATE

EVENT
SE CODE FEE EXEMPTION CODE
March 21 to 23 International Meeting on Low Level Presence (LLP) 12LLPM A01/A06
March 26 to 30 Meeting on Second Generation Beacon Specifications (EWG-1/2012) 12SCSC A01/A06
FMIOA

Special Events Taking Place in April 2012:


DATE

EVENT
SE CODE

FEE EXEMPTION CODE

April 17 to 20 48th Session of the Cospas-Sarsat Council (CSC-48/CLD) 12SCSC A01/A06
FMIOA
April 22 to 27 International Polar Year Conference 12POLA A01/A06
April 23 to 27 NATO Battlefield Information Collection and Exploitation System Board of Directors Meeting 12BICE A01/A06

Special Events Taking Place in May 2012:


DATE

EVENT
SE CODE FEE EXEMPTION CODE
May 15 to 18 40th Session of the Codex Committee on Food Labelling 12CCFL A01/A06

Note: Fee exemptions apply to single entry TRVs only. If applicants are requesting a multiple entry TRV, then they must pay the processing fee for same.

We strongly encourage you to insert the appropriate code in CAIPS/FOSS. This will allow us to track immigration statistics in relation to events.

Report a problem or mistake on this page
Please select all that apply:

Thank you for your help!

You will not receive a reply. For enquiries, contact us.

Date modified: