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Application Checklist for a Temporary Resident Visa for a Returning Worker (Re-Entry Visa)

Complete and place this checklist on top of your application.

Consult our website for forms and instructions, including a list of countries whose nationals require a temporary resident visa:

Any document not in English or French must be accompanied by a certified translation.

Failure to submit all required documentation may result in the refusal of your application or processing delays.

False statements or submission of fraudulent documents will result in immediate refusal.

All documents submitted in support of your application must be original.

After submission of all required documents you may be required to attend an interview or medical exam.

Any preparations you make or expenses you incur are done entirely at your own risk.

Do not finalise travel plans unless you have received your visa from the Embassy of Canada to the Philippines. 

You must submit the following items:

  • Each passport should have a minimum of two blank visa pages and minimum 6 months validity.
  • Attach old passports showing previous travel.
  • If the laminate on the biopage is disturbed around the photo, a new passport is required. In order to save valuable time, please obtain a new passport prior to submitting your application.
  • Children must have their own passport.


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