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Visas and Immigration

To make a claim for refugee protection, you must be outside your home country and either be referred to Canada for resettlement or make an asylum claim from within Canada. Please note that refugee claims cannot be made at the Embassy of Canada.

Important announcement

Effective March 31, 2015, all visa and immigration content on this website will move to the Immigration section of the new website. This includes country-specific information, checklists, forms and guides.

Please note: These changes do not affect the way visa and immigration sections at Canadian embassies process applications.

As of September 4, 2013, you may need to give your biometrics (fingerprints and photograph) when submitting an application for a visitor visa. This new requirement affects citizens from 29 countries and one territory.

You can give your biometrics at the VAC in Kyiv and Lviv.

Welcome to the Visa Section of the Embassy of Canada to Ukraine.

We provide services to citizens of or persons legally admitted to Ukraine.  

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