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Information for British Passport Holders

There has been no change in Canadian visa policy on British passports; however, all travel documents are now scrutinized more carefully. Airlines who do not ensure that passengers carry the correct travel documents and visas are assessed administration fees.

Refer to the following information about British passports to help determine whether you need to apply for a visa.

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Requirements for travel to Canada

British Citizen

 

Visa exempt

British Overseas Territories Citizen / British Dependent Territories Citizen

 

Visa exempt

British National (Overseas)

 

Visa exempt

British Overseas Citizen

Holder is Entitled to Readmission to UK

Visa exempt

British Overseas Citizen

Holder is Subject to Control under the Immigration Act, 1971

Visa required

British Subject

Holder has the Right of Abode in the UK

Visa exempt

British Subject

Holder is subject to Control under the Immigration Act, 1971

Visa or permit required

British Subject

Holder is Entitled to Readmission to the UK

Visa or permit required

British Protected Person

 

Visa or permit required

British Travel Document

 

Visa required

British Certificate of Identity

 

Visa required

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Date Modified:
2013-10-25