Welcome to the website of the Canada visa application centre (CVAC) in India. VFS Global is the exclusive service provider for the Government of Canada, authorised to provide administrative support services to visa applicants in India

  • The Electronic Travel authorization (eTA) from Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) is a new entry requirement for visa-exempt foreign nationals (apart from U.S. citizens and other specified exempt travelers) travelling to Canada by air. There is a voluntary enrolment period until the eTA becomes mandatory on 15 March 2016. The online application is available at www.Canada.ca/eTA.
  • 22 January 2016: Canada Visa Applicants may please be informed that due to security regulations around Republic Day, access to visa application center in New Delhi will be restricted post 12:00 noon on Monday 25 January 2016...
  • 07 December 2015: Please be informed that Canada Visa Application Centre in Chennai is operational from today i.e. Monday, 07 December 2015.
  • 03 December 2015: Please be informed that Canada Visa Application Centre in Chennai will remain closed until further notice due to Torrential Rains.
  • 21 October 2015: Non-Availability of Biometrics Enrollment Service in New Delhi
  • Important Update : New service charges come into effect on Monday, 2 November. You are advised to check for updated information on this website prior to submitting an application.
  • 12 October 2015: Change of Timings New Delhi Visa Application Centre...
  • 29 September 2015: Pune Visa Application Centre Closure...
  • 28 September 2015: Relocation of Canada Visa Application Centre in New Delhi...
  • The decision to issue or refuse a visa is made solely by immigration officers of Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC).
    All applications will be assessed in accordance with Canada’s immigration visa rules and guidelines. CVAC has no role or influence over the outcome of an application and will not offer any evaluative advice.
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