Canada Travel Restrictions

Canada Travel Restrictions updated February 2021

Learn more about Canada travel restrictions in response to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, who is allowed to enter and what are the requirements.

What documents do I need to show CBSA when I go to Canada?

When you go to Canada, you will need to present a number of documents to Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) officers at the airport.
O Canada

O Canada – National Anthem of Canada (English, French & bilingual)

"O Canada" is the national anthem of Canada. There are three official versions, English, French and bilingual.
Provincial Nominee Programs

Provincial Nominee Programs (PNPs) – requirements & how to apply

Provincial Nominee Programs (PNPs) have become one of the most popular ways of immigrating to Canada for many Filipinos.

Biometrics requirement suspended for certain applications for Canada

Due to COVID-19, Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) has suspended the biometrics requirements for applications made in Canada.
Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program

Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP) – Canada’s largest PNP

The Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP) is Canada's largest and most popular Provincial Nominee Program (PNP), welcoming thousands of new immigrants.
Express Entry

Express Entry – Top 10 source countries of immigrants to Canada

Canada uses a system called Express Entry to manage the hundreds of thousands of applications made from around the world.

CBSA updates Entry Exit Program to collect biographic information

Officers from the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) collect biographic information from travellers leaving and entering Canada.

Canada Day 2020: Happy 153rd birthday, Canada!

Canada Day is the national day of Canada. July 1 marks the day the colonies of the Province of Canada, Nova Scotia and New Brunswick became a...
top 10 source countries

Top 10 source countries for new immigrants to Canada

The Philippines continues to rank among the top 10 source countries for new immigrants to Canada, after India and China, beating out the United States.