Welcome to the website of the Canada Visa Application Centre (CVAC) in Ecuador. TT Services is the exclusive service provider for the Government of Canada, authorized to provide administrative support services to visa applicants in Ecuador. The Canada Visa Application Centre is operated by the International Organization for Migration (IOM) in partnership with TT Services.
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The Visa Application Centre in Quito will re-open for business on Monday, 28 September 2020 and will provide the following limited services until further notice.
Effective 10 November 2020, the Opening Hours of the VAC will be as follows, until further notice:
Due to COVID-19 outbreak, the VAC may be implementing additional measures to ensure health and safety of applicants.
For important updates regarding validity of you Biometric Instruction Letters, please visit: https://www.canada.ca/en/immigration-refugees-citizenship/services/coronavirus-covid19/biometrics.html
Please note that VFS does not have information about the status of an application that has been submitted online or being processed at the Visa Office. If you require information about the status of your application, please contact IRCC directly by completing the Web Form
Additional information can be found on IRCCs Covid-19 page https://www.canada.ca/en/immigration-refugees-citizenship/services/coronavirus-covid19.html
Following Ministerial Instructions issued by the Minister of Citizenship and Immigration of Canada on 9 April, 29 April, 19 May, 9 June and 1 July 2020 applicants can no longer submit an application for temporary residence in paper at the VAC. New Ministerial Instructions issued on 1 October 2020 have extended this measure until 31 January 2021 with some exemptions. Please check the IRCC website to find out more about these exemptions.
Most applications for temporary residence must continue to be submitted online via IRCC’s website: https://www.canada.ca/en/services/immigration-citizenship.html
If you submitted an application for temporary residence in paper to the VAC and are not eligible under one of these exemptions, your application will be returned to you.
Please note that as of 1 July 2020, the Minister of Citizenship and Immigration of Canada lifted the suspension on the processing of temporary resident visa (visitor visa) applications. Although processing of applications has resumed, travel restrictions to Canada remain in place. For more details, visit the IRCC website.
Please note, for the sole purpose of scheduling an appointment, TTServices will collect Personal Information from the applicant. A consent form will be required from the applicant authorizing the same.
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