Canada Travel Restrictions

Canada Travel Restrictions updated January 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.
study permit

Study Permit – expedited process available until September 15 only

IRCC is allowing eligible International Students to apply for a Study Permit under an expedited process until September 15, 2020.
biometrics

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.
CBSA

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.
Philippine Independence Day

Canada celebrates 122nd Philippine Independence Day

Filipino communities all across Canada are celebrating Philippine Independence Day on June 12. June is also Filipino Heritage Month in Canada.
visa application centre philippines

VFS Global – official Visa Application Centre Philippines

Tourists, international students, OFWs and new immigrants need to apply for a visa at the official Visa Application Centre Philippines, VFS Global.
Philippine passport

How to apply for a Philippine passport (in the Philippines)

If you preparing to travel abroad you will need a valid Philippine passport. Here's how to apply for a Philippine passport (in the Philippines).
English tests for international students

English tests for International Students that are accepted in Canada

Interested in applying as an international student in Canada? These are the English tests for international students that are accepted by DLIs in Canada.
Toronto Pearson International Airport

Toronto Pearson International Airport – no mask, no ticket, no access

Toronto Pearson International Airport has banned well-wishers inside the airport as a result of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
Filipino Heritage Month in Canada

Celebrating Filipino Heritage Month in Canada

Filipino Heritage Month is celebrated in Canada every June. Filipinos have made meaningful contributions to every facet of Canadian society.