Service and Service Charge Schedule

Services and Service Charge Schedule with effect from 02 November 2016

Service Charges for Application Handling:

Services AMOUNT IN C$ AMOUNT IN USD
Service Charge for Application Handling - 
Price per Applicant *
$43.95 $ 33.89

* 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$ AMOUNT IN USD
Self Service computer terminal for form filling —
price per applicant
$8.19 6.31
Assistance with filling in forms on self service computer terminals — price per applicant $17.55 $ 13.53
Photocopy Services — price per page $0.18 $ 0.14
Printing of application documents at CVAC price per page $0.35 $ 0.27
Courier delivery of application to applicant upon receipt from visa office - price per applicant $3.47 $ 2.68
Secure transmission of passport to the Embassy of Canada in Vietnam, upon request by visa office (for example, electronic application) — price per passport $35.16 $ 27.11
Secure transmission of Permanent Resident Passport to the High Commission of Canada in Singapore, upon request by Visa Office – price per passport $61.77 $ 47.62
Secure transmission of Permanent Resident Passport AND documents to the High Commission of Canada in Singapore, upon request by Visa Office – price per passport $64.17 $ 49.48
SMS service — price per applicant $2.00 $ 1.54
GC Fees Collection and Remittance Fee — price per applicant $3.18 $ 2.45


Methods of Payment

Payment Instructions for CVAC Service Charges:

  • In person - payment must be made in cash (USD) at the Canada Visa Application Centre (CVAC).
  • By Mail – Not yet available for CVAC clients in Vietnam.

List of types of payment accepted at the CVAC for Service Charges

  • Cash in USD only

Payment Instructions for Visa Fees:

  • The Visa fee must be paid in cash at the CVAC (USD) or bank drafts (CAD)
  • For online applications please see the instructions on the CIC website
  • Pay Government of Canada Visa fees as per instructions on the Canadian Visa Office website