Service Charges effective 09 January 2020
All applicants presenting visa or permit applications at the Canada Visa Application Centre, in person or by courier, must include the service charge(s) for application handling. All applications paid at the Canada Visa Application Centers must also include the Government of Canada fees.
Service Charges for Services offered at the VAC:
|SERVICE PRICE (PER APPLICANT)||AMOUNT IN CAD (INCLUDING VAT)||AMOUNT IN DOP. (INCLUDING VAT)|
|Package Transmission (per package)||$18.55||760.55|
|Assisted Service – Paper Application (per application)||$19.53||800.73|
|Assisted Service – Online Forms ( per form)||$13.08||536.28|
|Assisted Service – Scanning ( per page)||$0.26||10.66|
|Self Service Workstation ( per hour)||$5.00||205.00|
|One-Way Courier Service (per package)||$24.48||1003.68|
|Short Message Service (SMS) or mobile phone application||$2.75||112.75|
|Photocopying ( per page)||$0.41||16.81|
|International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) compliant photography||$13.60||557.6|
|Printing (per page)||$0.41||16.81|
For complete details on the Additional Services offered at the Canada Visa Application Centre please click here
Applicants who have opted to use our self-assisted services are requested to carry their own USB/pen drives.
Please Note: The wait time at the self-assisted workstation will depend on the number of visitors for the day.
Please ensure you take your USB/pen drive back with you after the appointment, as it may contain important information. As per IRCC's guidelines, we are not permitted to retain any Personally Identifiable Information. If a device is left behind, a notification will be sent to you. If we do not receive a revert in two days, the device will be destroyed.
How to pay Government of Canada Fee
Online by visiting the IRCC website. The website provides a fee list, and steps on how to make the payment. Pay your fees online through IRCC website
For any refund of fees paid to the Government of Canada, Please Click here to request a Refund
How to pay Canada Visa Application Centre service charges and optional service charges:
If you are submitting Mail in application Canada Visa Application Centre service charges must only be paid via a bank deposit in Dominican Pesos (DOP$). Please note that check payment is not accepted as a correct mode of payment.
Below are the Bank account details –
BANK ACCOUNT BENEFICIARY: VFS Dominicana, SRL
BANK NAME: Scotiabank
ACCOUNT TYPE: Local Currency (Checking Account – DOP$)
ACCOUNT NO: 70755000016592