Permanent resident travel document: About the process

Your Visa Application Centre (VAC) may be closed due to COVID-19

Find out how to apply for a Permanent Resident Travel Document (PRTD) to return to Canada if your VAC is closed or unable to accept PRTD applications.


Permanent resident travel document: $50

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A travel document is normally only valid for one single entry. You should apply for a new PR card as soon as you resume residence in Canada.

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