How to Apply for a Temporary Resident Visa from within Canada
Overview of the Temporary Resident Visa application process
|Determine Eligibility||Determine if you are from a visa requiring country.|
|PREPARE||Review the temporary resident visa application process.|
|WHEN TO APPLY||
We recommend applying 3 months prior to your plans to leave Canada.
|APPLICATION FEES||$100.00CAD for application
$85.00CAD biometrics fee, if applicable
|HOW TO APPLY||We recommend applying online through an IRCC Secure Account.|
All applicants require:
|PROCESSING TIME||Refer to the IRCC website for temporary resident visa processing times.|
|APPLICATION INSTRUCTION GUIDE||Refer to the IRCC temporary resident visa application instruction guide to find instructions on how to complete the application form.|
|AFTER YOU APPLY||Remain in Canada until you obtain your new visa.|
Tutorial: Applying for a Temporary Resident Visa from within Canada
Need to apply for your Temporary Resident Visa? Review our step-by-step tutorial on how to apply for a temporary resident visa from within Canada or refer to a past recorded webinar on the process.
Have additional questions?
Our Regulated International Student Immigration Advisor (RISIA) can support you through the temporary resident visa application process.
- Email our International Student Immigration Advisor at firstname.lastname@example.org
- Book an appointment > Student Experience Portal > Appointment Bookings > Trent International > Immigration Advising
The immigration information on this page has been reviewed and endorsed by Regulated International Student Immigration Advisors (RISIAs) in compliance with the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act and Regulations. However, this is not a legal document and information may change without notice. Always refer to Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) for the most up-to-date information.