abroad links

Canada links, visa, asylum, travel documents, passports, identity cards

Websites or documents about legal rights and procedures about migrants, refugees and asylum seekers in this country. 

Visitor visa: How to apply  : https://www.canada.ca/

https://www.canada.ca/en/immigration-refugees-citizenship/services/visit-canada/apply-visitor-visa.html (English)

https://www.canada.ca/fr/immigration-refugies-citoyennete/services/visiter-canada/demande-visa-visiteur.html (French)

Canada Immigration Visa : 
https://www.bankbazaar.com/visa/canada-visa.html

Find out if you need a visa: https://www.cic.gc.ca/english/visit/visas.asp

Asylum Process in Canada (Letter of Invitation)

Government website to be informed about the asylum process and apply for.

https://www.canada.ca/en/immigration-refugees-citizenship/services/visit-canada/letter-invitation.html

Asylum Process in Canada

Government website to be informed about the asylum process and apply for.

http://www.cic.gc.ca/english/refugees/inside/apply-how.asp (English)

http://www.cic.gc.ca/francais/refugies/aucanada/demande-comment.asp (French)

Fraud Advice for newcomers to Canada:

http://www.cic.gc.ca/english/information/protection/fraud/newcomers.asp (English)

http://www.cic.gc.ca/francais/information/protection/fraude/nouveaux_immigrants.asp    (French)

http://www.cic.gc.ca/francais/pdf/fraude_nouveaux-arrivants_arabe.pdf (Arabic)

Asylum Process Information For Refugees

All information about the asylum process.

  1. For Privately Sponsored Refugees (PSR)

http://www.cic.gc.ca/english/pdf/pub/PSR_en.pdf? (English)

http://www.cic.gc.ca/english/pdf/pub/PSR_arabic.pdf? (Arabic)

http://www.cic.gc.ca/english/pdf/pub/PSR_Farsi.pdf? (Farsi)

http://www.cic.gc.ca/english/pdf/pub/PSR_Amharic.pdf? (Amharic)

http://www.cic.gc.ca/english/pdf/pub/PSR_Kirundi_REV.pdf? (Kirundi)

http://www.cic.gc.ca/english/pdf/pub/PSR_Oromo.pdf? (Oromo)

http://www.cic.gc.ca/english/pdf/pub/PSR_Somali.pdf? (Somali)

http://www.cic.gc.ca/english/pdf/pub/PSR_Dari.pdf? (Dari)

http://www.cic.gc.ca/english/pdf/pub/PSR_Swahili.pdf? (Swahili)

http://www.cic.gc.ca/english/pdf/pub/PSR_Tigrinya.pdf? (Tigrinya)

http://www.cic.gc.ca/english/pdf/pub/PSR_Spanish.pdf? (Spanish)

To Find a Sponsorship Agreement Holder:

Government link to search the list of private sponsor in Canada

http://www.cic.gc.ca/english/refugees/sponsor/list-sponsors.asp (English)

http://www.cic.gc.ca/francais/refugies/parrainer/liste-parrainage.asp (French)

  1. For refugees under the blended visa office-referred (BVOR) program

http://www.cic.gc.ca/english/pdf/pub/VOR_en.pdf? (English)

http://www.cic.gc.ca/english/pdf/pub/VOR_arabic.pdf? (Arabic)

http://www.cic.gc.ca/english/pdf/pub/VOR_Farsi.pdf? (Farsi)

http://www.cic.gc.ca/english/pdf/pub/VOR_Kirundi_REV.pdf? (Kirundi)

http://www.cic.gc.ca/english/pdf/pub/VOR_Oromo.pdf? (Oromo)

http://www.cic.gc.ca/english/pdf/pub/VOR_Tigrinya.pdf? (Tigrinya)

http://www.cic.gc.ca/english/pdf/pub/VOR_Spanish.pdf? (Spanish)

 

Canada VISA Information

Official Website to Apply for Visa in Canada

https://www.vfsglobal.ca/canada/

 

Refugees and asylum

Apply for refugee status from within Canada, find out how to come to Canada as a refugee, sponsor a refugee or find refugee services in Canada.

Source: https://www.canada.ca/

Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada Departmental Plan 2018–2019

Asylum claims by year – 2019

Source: refworld

Refworld is the leading source of information necessary for taking quality decisions.

Source: unhcr

UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, is a lifeline for people displaced by violence, conflict and persecution—helping them survive, recover and build a better future.

Visas Info

Visas are required for citizens of a number of countries. For the most current list of countries whose citizens require visas to visit Canada, consult the Citizenship and Immigration Canada website:

http://www.cic.gc.ca/english/visit/visas.asp

For the main CIC page on immigrating to Canada, click here, or contact your nearest Canadian Embassy or Consulate for specific details:

http://www.cic.gc.ca/english/immigrate/index.asp

Visitors intending to stay for six months or more must register and declare their intention to the examining officer when entering Canada. Those who expect their term of employment to last for 36 months or more should contact the immigration authorities for guidelines.

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