A visitor visa (also called a temporary resident visa) is an official document that shows you meet the requirements needed to enter Canada. Most travelers need a visitor visa to travel to Canada. You may need a visitor visa or an Electronic Travel Authorization (ETA).
The entry document you need depends on:
Most visitors can stay for up to 6 months in Canada.
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Visitors, students and workers who want to extend their stay (temporary resident status) in Canada. If you want to extend your work or study permit, you may need to submit a separate application.
You can apply for a visa from inside Canada if you meet all the conditions below:
You should apply at least 2 months before you plan to leave Canada.
Visitors are persons who are not Canadian citizens or permanent residents of Canada, and are legally authorized to enter Canada to:
Visitors are restricted in length of stay and subject to various conditions.
What are the requirements you must meet for a TRV?
You must show the customs officer that you meet the requirements of the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act (IRPA) and the Immigration and Refugee Protection Regulations and that you will be in Canada for a temporary stay.
You must also:
If you plan to visit or study for more than six months:
You will need a medical exam if you:
(This applies even if you are a citizen of a country that does not need a visa to enter Canada.)