Canada visa requirements for Cameroonians

Travel and visa requirements

Basic Travel Requirements for Cameroonians visiting Canada

Travelers are required to fulfill the following requirements in order to apply for a Canadian Visa.


  • A Cameroonian passport valid for at least 6 months from the date of entry and one page required for visa stamp. 
  • A fully completed and signed visa application form.
  • If the applicant is a minor, the parents are to sign the application form. 
  • Two colored passport-size photographs (50 x 70cm) taken on a white background.
  • Travel document must be completely provided.
  • A document that serves as a proof of your financial capability. 
  • A proof of accommodation/hotel reservations.
  • Copy of return flight ticket.
  • Documentation showing applicant’s ties to home country.
  • A police report to prove you don’t have any criminal record.
  • Medical insurance that covers the duration of stay.
  • The documents showing the applicant's purpose of travel.  
  • A copy of travel itinerary.
  • A receipt of  paid visa application fee.

Canada Visa for Cameroonians

Facts about Canada


Canada is a country in the northern part of North America. It stretches from the Atlantic Ocean in the east to the Pacific Ocean in the west; to the north lies the Arctic Ocean. It also covers  9.98 million square kilometers (3.85 million square mile area making it the second-largest country by total area. Ottawa is Canada's capital city while its largest metropolitan cities are Toronto, Montreal, and Vancouver. Canada is a parliamentary and constitutional democracy, the Elizabeth ll serves as its queen while a prime minister is the chair of the Cabinet and head of government.  


The Canadian economy is the tenth-largest in the world. It has a mixed economy system.  Canada is a net exporter of energy having  13th percent of the global oil reserve which makes it the third-largest share after Saudi Arabia and Venezuela. 

Types of Canada Visa


Types of Visa Processing Time Duration of Stay
Tourist visa 5 days 60 days
Student visa 5 days valid for the duration of the study
Work visa 5 days 3 years1
Official visa 5 days 90 days

General Requirements for Canada Visa


  • A Cameroonian passport valid for at least 6 months from the date of entry and one page required for visa stamp. 
  • A fully completed and signed visa application form.
  • If the applicant is a minor, the parents are to sign the application form. 
  • Two colored passport-size photographs (50 x 70cm) taken on a white background.
  • Travel document must be completely provided.
  • A document that serves as a proof of your financial capability. 
  • A proof of accommodation/hotel reservations.
  • Copy of return flight ticket.
  • Documentation showing applicant’s ties to home country.
  • A police report to prove you don’t have any criminal record.
  • Medical insurance that covers the duration of stay.
  • The documents showing the applicant's purpose of travel.  
  • A copy of travel itinerary.
  • A receipt of  paid visa application fee.

Canada Visa Fees


Visa Type

Sub Types

Visa Fees

Tourist visa

100.00 (USD)

Student visa

100.00 (USD)

Work visa

100.00 (USD)

Official visa

100.00 (USD)

Canada Visa Application Centres & Embassies in Cameroon


Location

Address

Yaounde

Édifice “Les Colonnades” Nouveau Bastos Rue 1 792 P.O. Box 572 Yaoundé Cameroon

www.canadainternational.gc.ca/cameroon-cameroun/

yunde@international.gc.ca

(+237) 222 50 39 00

Frequently Asked Questions


How much cash can I bring into Canada?

There is no limit on how much money you can take into Canada. If you are carrying more than $10,000 in Canadian currency, you must declare it on the form.


What are the most visited places in Canada?

The most visited places in Canada are Niagara Falls, Banff National Park, Toronto's CN Tower, Ottawa's Parliament Hill, Old Montreal.


What is the capital city of Canada?

The capital city of Canada is Ottawa. It is in the east of southern Ontario, near the city of Montreal and the U.S border.

Tambe judienne

11 months ago

I love CANADA


Which city can I tour in Canada?

Toronto is Canada's largest city and the country's financial centre. It is a city with rich heritage and diverse ethnic regions. From museums to waterfront activities, Toronto has a wide range of attractions for its visitors. 

christiane

3 years ago

ok i choose Toronto


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2 years ago

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Hello good day.please I wish to ask how long is possible to get a Canadian work visa?
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3 years ago

How long will it take for me to get a Canadian work Visa


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2 years ago

Please I need help


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2 years ago

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How much is cost a visa from Cameroon to Canada?

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1 year ago

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7 months ago

How can I go about it


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