Service and Service Charge Schedule

Services and Service Charge Schedule with effect from 02 November 2017

Service Charges for Application Handling:

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

$45.59

$ 35.15

* 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
$8.52 $6.57
Assistance with filling in forms on self service computer terminals — price per applicant $18.25 $14.07
Photocopy Services — price per page $0.18 $0.14
Printing of application documents at CVAC — price per page $0.36 $0.28
Courier delivery of application to applicant upon receipt from visa office — price per applicant $3.65 $2.81
Secure transmission of passport to the Embassy of Canada in Vietnam, upon request by visa office (for example, electronic application) — price per passport $36.47 $28.12
Secure transmission of Permanent Resident Passport to the High Commission of Canada in Singapore, upon request by Visa Office — price per passport $64.86 $50.01
Secure transmission of Permanent Resident Passport AND documents to the High Commission of Canada in Singapore, upon request by Visa Office — price per passport $67.37 $51.94
SMS service — price per applicant $2.00 $1.54
GC Fees Collection and Remittance Fee — price per applicant $3.31 $2.55


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 IRCC website
  • Pay Government of Canada Visa fees as per instructions on the Canadian Visa Office website