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Welcome to the website of the Canada visa application centre (CVAC) in Romania. VFS Global is the exclusive service provider for the Government of Canada, authorized to provide administrative support services to visa applicants in Romania. The CVAC in Bucharest is operated by the International Organization for Migration (IOM) in partnership with VFS Global.

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  • Important update: On 24 December 2018 and 31 December 2018, our office will be opened between 09.00 and 13.00.
  • Important Update: New service charges come into effect on Friday, 2 November 2018. You are advised to check for updated information on this website prior to submitting an application.
  • Important Update to the Biometric Enrolment process effective 31 July 2018. Please view the complete information here...
  • As of 1 December 2017, Citizens of Bulgaria and Romania no longer need a visa to travel to Canada for short stays (normally up to six months) for business, to visit family and friends, or for tourism. They will need an Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA) to fly to or transit through Canadian airport.
  • 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 travellers) travelling to Canada by air. The online application is available at
  • The decision to issue or refuse a visa is made solely by immigration officers of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC). 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.
  • Beware of fraudulent job offers. For more details – click here

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