FIND A CIC OFFICE
Visa offices outside Canada
Citizenship and Immigration Canada staff work at offices around the world. Visa officers in Canadian embassies, high commissions and consulates abroad:
process applications for immigration, refugee resettlement, temporary resident visas, study and temporary work permits
give clients information to help complete their applications and
work to ensure immigration applications are processed lawfully.
Where to send your application (listed by country)
Find which Canadian visa office you should apply to for a permanent resident visa, temporary resident visa, study permit, work permit or travel document.
Offices in Canada
Most applications made in Canada are handled through the case processing centres (CPCs) below. Some CIC offices offer in-person assistance or self-help kiosks.
CPC Vegreville processes:
extensions of temporary resident status and temporary resident permits
work and study permits
applications for permanent residence by some classes in Canada and
loans for the right of permanent residence fee.
CPC Mississauga processes applications to sponsor family members living abroad.
CPC Sydney processes applications for:
permanent resident cards (new and renewals) and
citizenship (applying, renouncing, revoking and resuming).