Simplified visa required for citizens of France, Switzerland, Belgium and member countries
Application for electronic travel authorization (AVE) - Electronic visa for citizens from France, Switzerland, Belgium and Member Countries. It is now necessary for ordinary tourists and businessmen to obtain an eTA before traveling to Canada. This form is to be completed on the page below. It is a system similar to the ESTA system in the USA. Your authorization will be delivered to you in a few moments. Important: Please check your data before submitting this form. Any error will be irreversible after payment because your request will already be being processed.
Data of the parent/guardian or representative for the minor child
FR: Based on your answers, you cannot apply for an eTA. You may need a visa or other type of travel document to travel to Canada. Please contact the nearest embassy.
Please enter your permanent address. Do not enter the address where you are temporarily living.
Are you currently employed?
Consent and Declaration
The information you provide is collected under the authority of the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act (IRPA) to determine admissibility to Canada. This information may be shared with other government institutions, including but not limited to the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA), the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP), the Canadian Security Intelligence Service ( CSIS), the Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada (DFATDC), Employment and Social Development Canada (ESDC), the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA), to provincial and territorial governments and to foreign governments, in accordance in subsection 8(2) of the Privacy Act. This information may be disclosed to foreign governments, law enforcement agencies and authorities with the power to retain for the purposes of the administration and enforcement of immigration laws, provided that it does not risk endanger the plaintiff and his family. They may also be routinely validated by other government institutions to validate status and identity for the purposes of administering their programs.
If you provide your biometrics as part of your application, the collected fingerprints will be stored and forwarded to the RCMP. This data may also be shared with other law enforcement agencies in accordance with subsection 13.11(1) of the Immigration and Refugee Protection Regulations. The information may be used to establish or verify an individual's identity for the purpose of preventing, investigating or prosecuting an offense described in any law of Canada or a province.
The information may also be used to establish or verify the identity of a person who cannot be established or verified.