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Service and Service Charge Schedule

Service Charges effective 02 November 2019

Important Note:

  • If you need to provide your biometrics, the biometric fee of CAD $85.00 (per person) / CAD $170.00 (for a family of 2 or more)/ CAD $255.00 (for a group of performing artists of 3 or more) covers the CVAC service charge for Package Transmission, with the exception of the following instances:

    • For any subsequent submissions of passport and/or documents after the package transmission, applicants will be required to pay the Package Transmission fee every time this request is made through the VAC.
    • Applicants who submit their passport or documents at a different VAC from the one where they initially provided biometrics, Package Transmission fees will apply.
    • If no package is transmitted at the time of biometric enrolment (when the application has been submitted online), the initial package transmission is included in the fee of CAD $85.00 for biometric enrolment and package transmission.
  • All applicants who are submitting paper applications (with or without biometrics) will need to pay the Assisted Service – Paper Application fee

If you do not need to provide biometrics and you are submitting your passport, documents, or both at the VAC, the Package Transmission fee will apply.

Service Charges for Services offered at the VAC:

Package transmission (per package) $15.56 1027.00
Assisted Service – Paper Applications (per application) $11.20 739.00
Collection of Government of Canada fees (per Applicant) $7.50 495.00
Assisted Service – Online Forms (per form) $3.20 211.00
Assisted Service – Scanning (per page) $0.38 25.00
Self Service Workstation (per hour) $9.38 619.00
One-Way Courier Service (per package) $36.83 2431.00
Short Message Service (SMS) (per Applicant) $2.75 182.00
Photocopying (per page) $0.15 10.00
International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) compliant Photography $3.68 243.00
Premium Lounge (per Applicant) $60.77 4011.00
Locker Services (per hour) $3.68 243.00
Printing (per page) $0.15 10.00

For complete details on the Additional Services offered at the Canada Visa Application Centre please click here

Applicants intending to use the self-service workstation at the VAC are requested to carry their own USB/pen drives.

Please Note: The wait time at the self-assisted workstation will depend on the number of visitors for the day.

Please ensure you take your USB/pen drive back with you after the appointment, as it may contain important information. As per IRCC's guidelines, we are not permitted to retain any Personally Identifiable Information. If a device is left behind, a notification will be sent to you. If we do not receive a revert in two days, the device will be destroyed.

Payment Instructions for Canada Visa Application Centre Service Charges:

In person- Cash only.

List of types of payment accepted at the Canada Visa Application Centre for Service Charges

We accept payments in cash only.
(Kindly note we will not accept any debit Card, Credit Card, personal or company cheques for visa fees and service charge payments)

Payment Instructions for Visa Fees & Biometrics Fee:

  • Pay visa fees and Biometrics fees as per instructions in the Pay your fees online through the IRCC website Please see the below payment procedure to submit your visa application at Canada Visa application centre in Bangladesh
  • Directly to Canada Visa application centre by paying GC fees collection and Remittance charges - per applicant. All fees must be paid in Bangladeshi Taka. Click here for Visa Fee and Biometric Collection Fee amounts.
  • Or, Visa fee and biometrics fees (if applicable) can be paid by Standard Chartered Bank Draft in favor of “High Commission of Canada” in Bangladeshi taka.
  • Or, Bank drafts issued in Canadian dollars (CAD) from a Canadian bank, payable to "Receiver General for Canada."
  • Or, Online through IRCC website
  • For any refund of fees paid to the Government of Canada, Please Click here to request a Refund