Required Documents and Procedure -
Applicant should have a
passport in good condition with at least six months validity. The Canadian High
Commission does not accept additional pages inserted into passports. In the
absence of a blank page, a new passport should be procured before submitting
the visa application.
Application for a Work
Permit made Outside of Canada (IMM 1295) Note: If this application form is
Please note if an
applicant does not have any given name or surname in the passport. Request you
to please enter the name mentioned in the passport at family name filed in the
application form &amp; leave the given name blank. Please do not put NA
in the name field.
Two passport photographs
(35 mm x 45 mm) for each applicant. Write the name and birth date of the
individual on the back.
Family Information from
Temporary Resident Visa made Outside of Canada (IMM 5257 &ndash;
Schedule 1), if applicable.
A separate application
form IMM5257B must be completed and submitted for each family member inclusive
of spouse and underage children. Each applicant over 18 years must complete and
sign their own application form. Applicants under 18 years must have a parent
or guardian complete and sign an individual application form on their behalf.
For example, a family of 2 adults and two young children must submit a total of
4 application forms. After filling up the visa form you need to click on the
Valiadate Button, a Bar Code is generated which is mandatory. You need to take
two original bar code print outs it needs to be submitted along with the visa form.
Photocopy of the bar code is not acceptabl
Use of a Representative
form IMM 5476 (if applicable)
Current passport, (if
using a new one).
If destined to Quebec,
Applicant must possess a Certificat d'acceptation du Quebec (CAQ).
Offer of employment or
Contract for the job in Canada, stating the duration and nature of employment
Proof of education like
Certificate/Diploma/ Degrees and mark sheets.
Proof of work experience
including copies of appointment letters, relieving letter from current and
previous employers, salary slips, form 16 and bank statements. Letter/s of
reference (with accurate contact name and details) must outline the duration,
specific nature, and exact duties of the work.
Proof of personal funds
like Income Tax Returns for the past two years, bank statements/ books,
property documents and other proof of income or investments are required.
related to your IT / Computer studies, including marks sheets.
Copies of appointment
and relieving letters from current and previous employers, salary slips, form
16 and bank statements.
Copies of marriage
certificate and children's birth certificates for accompanying dependents.
Proof of caregiver
training course and/or proof of a one year experience related to the work of a
Valid Labour Market
Program (LCP) Contract.
diplomas, school certificates or transcripts listing the courses taken.
of the Employer's capacity to hire a full-time live-in-caregiver. This should
o Independent, third-party documentation from a
Canadian source which is reliable and easily verifiable (Notice of Assessment
(NOA) of Canadian employer and spouse).Note that affidavits are not acceptable.
o Information regarding the number of persons in
the employer's household (LCP Contract) and evidence of their financial
ability, including documentary evidence of their income, liquid assets and
financial obligations (Mortgages, loans, etc.).
The submission and
collection of your visa application and passport from VFS can be done either by
the applicant himself/herself or through any authorized person who bears an
original authorization letter signed by the applicant and a photo-ID.
Visa Fee Subject to Change.
Although the information on this website has been prepared with utmost care. However, regulations and requirements are subject to change.
Embassy/Consulate reserves the right to ask for additional documents or personal appearance for an interview in special cases. Submission of the above-mentioned documents does not guarantee that a visa is granted. Submission of incomplete documentation or refusal to appear for a special visa interview may result in the rejection of your application.