Service and Service Charge Schedule

Service Charges for Application Handling:

Service Amount in C$ (Including VAT) Amount in West African Franc (CFA) (Including VAT)
Service Charge for Application Handling — Price per Applicant* $108.85 48,000.00

* Note: If you need to provide your biometrics, the biometric fee of $85 CAD covers the CVAC service charge for application handling. Service charges for additional services listed below are not covered.

Service Charges for Additional Services:

Services Amount in C$ (Including VAT) Amount in West African Franc (CFA) (Including VAT)
Self Service computer terminal for form filling — Price per Applicant $8.52 3,500.00
Assistance with filling in forms on self service computer terminals — Price per Applicant $18.25 8,000.00 
Photocopy Services — Price per Page $0.18 75.00
Printing of application documents at CVAC — Price per Page $0.36 150.00
SMS notifications $2.00 1,000.00
Secure transmission of passport to the Embassy of Canada in Dakar, Senegal, upon request by visa office (for example, electronic application) — Price per Passport $87.08 38,500.00 
GC Fee Collection & Remittance "per Applicant" $3.89 1,500.00

Methods of Payment

Visa fees payment instructions:

Please follow the instructions detailed on this page. Click here.

Additionally, from 1 March 2018, you have the option to pay the Visa Fees in the below bank account:

  • ECOBANK – Burkina Faso
  • Rue de l’Hôtel de Ville
  • 01 BP 08 Ouagadougou 01, Burkina Faso
  • TEL: (+226) 25 33 33 33/ 25 49 64 00

    IOM CANVAC Bank Account Number: 181739276702
  • List of types of payment accepted at the CVAC for Additional Service Charges: Cash only.

In case you decide to pay the Visa fee into the ECOBANK account, you will need to pay the additional fee. Please refer to the table above: GC Fee Collection & Remittance per applicant.

Service fees bank deposit instructions:

  • Please deposit all the needed CVAC Service fees in the following bank account:

    ECOBANK – Burkina Faso

    IOM CANVAC Bank Account Number: 181739276702