Immigration and citizenship

Apply to travel, study, work or immigrate to Canada, apply for citizenship, a permanent resident card or refugee protection, check the status of your application or find a form.

COVID-19 testing required for people flying into Canada

As of January 7, 2021, air travellers 5 years of age or older will be required to present a negative COVID-19 test result to the airline prior to boarding international flights bound for Canada. See new requirements for air travellers.

Mandatory 14-day quarantine or isolation

Everyone entering Canada must follow mandatory isolation or quarantine requirements. Not respecting the mandatory requirements is a serious offence with consequences and penalties.

Residents of Hong Kong

You may qualify for special measures to come to Canada, including priority processing.

Services and information

Features

Remind visiting friends and family to apply early for their visa or eTA

Encourage your international guests to check Canada’s entry requirements and apply early if they need a visa or eTA.

Express Entry

Express Entry provides a faster way for skilled workers to settle in Canada.

Immigration matters

Be inspired by stories of immigrants enriching our communities and making a difference in our lives.

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