Canada Visa From Pakistan

Canada is accepting visa applications from Pakistan. However, due to immense number of applications, you must make sure your case is strong and documents prepared and presented properly. can help you make your case strong ensuring better chances of Canada visa.




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Canada visit and business visas can be applied from Pakistan. For general visit for tourism, family, friends and business reasons, the Government of Canada wants you to apply for a Canada visa from Pakistan before you intend to depart for Canada. The embassy of Canada does not accept direct application by hand. Instead, you have to first fill your visa application online at the official Canada immigration website IRCC and then get an appointment at VFS Global to hand in your documents physically. Also note that you’ll have to appear in person to hand in your application at VFS Global The visa is awarded to the successful applicants those who provide ample documents to support their reason of visit.

Types of Visit Visa for Canada 

Visit visas. (Single Entry) 
Visit Visa (Multiple Entry) Visa
Business visas

Canada Visa Application Process

  1. To Get started with your visa Application Form Visit central system of visa application which run directly by Canadian government.
  2. Fill your form electronically the completed form (including the barcoded sheets) will have to be printed on a white, bond quality, non-glossy paper, using a laser printer.
IRRC website detail 
Email Address
High Commission of Canada in Pakistan
Diplomatic Enclave, Sector G-5
Islamabad, Pakistan
Phone: +92 51 208 6000

Canadian Visa Processing Time For Pakistan

Being considered as a welcoming country, Canada attracts too many visa applicants from around the world. This caused huge strain on the visa processing for Canda applicants. The huge application number also makes the visa process more strict. Here are some key facts you need to knkow about Canada visa applications from Pakistan.

Physical apprearance required Yes
Visa applications open for Canada Yes
Visa acceptance ratio 50% approx
Visa appointment required Yes
Bank statement & financial documents required  Yes
Visa wait time Longer


 Visit Visa Process for Canada 

1. The first step is to determine which visa type you need
2. Get started with your visa application, fill it and submit your online application form to Immigration, Refugee and Citizenship Canada (IRCC)
3. Book an appointment and Choose a Visa Application Centre such as VFS.GLOBAL 
4. Pay your Fee as per instructions on the IRCC website
5. Visit a visa application center and attend your scheduled appointment
6. Track your application and stay informed about the progress of your application
7. Receive your passport from the Visa Application Centre 

Required Documentation for Canada Visiit Visa

General documents Required for Canada tourist/Visit Visa:
1. A signed application form for each Applicant.
2. Original Passport valid for at least six months having one blank page.
3. Copies of Old and expired Passports.
4. One photocopy of the front page of the Current Passport
5. Photocopy of CNIC. (National Identity Card)
6. Two Passport Size Photos with the applicant's name and date of birth written at the back of the Photo.
7. Invitation Letter from family or friend
8. Children who are under age of sixteen should provide the consent of both of the parents. (In Case of Divorce as well)
9. Bank Statement of last six months
10. A proper medical examination might be required.

Visit Visa Duration for Canada 

Visa Types  Duration 
Business Visa  6 months 
Visitors Sigle Entry Visa  Upto 6 months 
Visitors Multiple Entry Visa  6 months to 10 years 


General documents Required for Canada Business Visa

1. Old and New passport (with 2 blank pages for Visa Stamp)
2. Two photos which meet the Canada photo requirement
3. Air ticket which has to be booked for complete round trip
4. Travel insurance (Valid for at least 1yea r)
5. Cover letter from a company (with detail of traveler stay)
6. Bank Statement obtain for Last Six Months
7. Invitation letter from a company I company registration proof
8. Valid Visa Copies (must be verified)
9. Conference ticket or exhibition pass

Canada Visa Appointments

VFS Global Website
Once you have applied for your visa, you need to book an appointment to have your fingerprints and photo taken at a Visa Application Centre.
Click the link to create an account and Book an Appointment

VFS Global Contact Information

Tel: +92 (0) 51 843 9383
Open from Monday to Friday (excluding declared holidays)
VAC Opening time 09:00 – 17:00
Application Submission: 09:00 –16:00 Monday - Friday
Passport Collection: 09:00– 17:00 Monday – Friday
What are VACS and their Role
Visa application centers (VACs) are private companies that have formal contracts with the Government of Canada. They. securely send your passport to the visa office. are official locations to give your biometrics (fingerprints and a photo) are located around the world).
What is VFS Global
VFS Global is the exclusive service provider for the Government of Canada, authorized to provide administrative support services to visa applicants in Pakistan 
The Processing usually takes 15 business days from receipt by the Embassy of a complete application and may take longer during peak times and in exceptional circumstances
Park Road, Chattha Bakhtawar,
Chak Shahzad, 

20 Ex American Centre Building
Opposite Ganga Ram Hospital
Queens Road, Lahore
Bahria Complex IV
4th Floor,Main Chaudhary Khaliq UZ Zaman Road
Gizri, Clifton, Karachi

Canada Visa Photo Requirements

To avoid any hurdles or issues, ensure that your photos meet the set requirements by Canadian embassy.
The photographs must be identical and taken within the last six months.
50 mm wide X 70 mm high (2 inches wide x 2- 3/4 inches long) 
Should be sharp and focused 
The photographs must be taken against a plain white or light-colored background.

Canada Visa Passport Requirements

Before you apply for Canada visa, ensure that your passport:
All are required to have a valid passport that does not expire within six months of your trip.
When you apply for a Canadian visa, you have to provide photocopies of the information page of your passport. It must include: Your passport number.

Canada Visa Fee.

Here are the charges that apply to each visa application:
The application fee for a Canadian Visa from Pakistan is About 195 CAD including the biometrics of one person
1. Single Entry Visa: 100 C$
2. Multiple Entry Visa: 100 C$
3. Business Visa: 155 C$
Biometrics - CAD $85 (approximately PKR 10,400)
The Government of Canada fee can be paid online or at the VAC (Visa application center). The average processing time for the Canadian Visa is approximately 10 to 35 Days
To pay your fee click the link

 FAQs about Canada Visa


What is the average processing time for a visa to Canada from Pakistan?

The average processing time for the Canadian Visa is approximately 10 to 35 Days.

How much do it cost to apply for a visa to Canada?

The application fee for a Canadian Visa from Pakistan is About 195 CAD including the biometrics of one person.

Is it easy to get a visa to Canada from Pakistan?

It is very easy to get a tourist visa to Canada if all the required documents and criteria are fulfilled.

What is the average wage in Canada?

As of 2022 the average salary in Canada is 1200 $ per week. And about 62000 $ per year.        

In how much time Canada usually provides PR?

You have to be there for at least 1095 days (3 years) out of 5 years to apply for Permanent Residence in Canada.

How much bank statement is required to apply for Canadian Visa?

You need at least 16000$ in your bank account to get a Visa to Canada.




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