Canada visa requirements for Mozambicans

Travel and visa requirements

Basic Travel Requirements for Mozambicans visiting Canada

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


  • A Canadian passport valid for at least 6 months from the intended arrival date and must have 2 blank pages for visa stamp.
  • If your documents are in another language other than English or French, you must have them translated and verified.
  • Duly completed and signed visa application form.
  • If the applicant is a minor, the parents/legal guardians have to sign the form.
  • Two (2) photos that meet the Canada Photo Requirements of 35mm x 45mm taken within the last six months on a plain white background.
  • Applicants must fill and sign a Visa Application Center (VAC) Consent Form.
  • Bank statements or other financial document to prove you can afford to stay in Canada should be provided.
  • Travel document.
  • Proof of financial support.
  • Proof of accommodation.
  • Copy of return flight ticket.
  • Documentation showing applicant’s ties to home country, e.g. verification from applicant’s employer.
  • Documentation confirming the purpose of travel.
  • Copy of travel itinerary.

Canada Visa for Mozambicans

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
Visitor Visa 2 -20 weeks 6 months
Business visa 2 -20 weeks 6 months
Work visa 2 -20 weeks 6 -12 months
Student visa 2 -20 weeks varies

General Requirements for Canada Visa


  • A Canadian passport valid for at least 6 months from the intended arrival date and must have 2 blank pages for visa stamp.
  • If your documents are in another language other than English or French, you must have them translated and verified.
  • Duly completed and signed visa application form.
  • If the applicant is a minor, the parents/legal guardians have to sign the form.
  • Two (2) photos that meet the Canada Photo Requirements of 35mm x 45mm taken within the last six months on a plain white background.
  • Applicants must fill and sign a Visa Application Center (VAC) Consent Form.
  • Bank statements or other financial document to prove you can afford to stay in Canada should be provided.
  • Travel document.
  • Proof of financial support.
  • Proof of accommodation.
  • Copy of return flight ticket.
  • Documentation showing applicant’s ties to home country, e.g. verification from applicant’s employer.
  • Documentation confirming the purpose of travel.
  • Copy of travel itinerary.

Canada Visa Fees


Visa Type

Sub Types

Visa Fees

Visitor Visa

150.00 (USD)

Business visa

150.00 (USD)

Work visa

150.00 (USD)

Student visa

150.00 (USD)

Canada Visa Application Centres & Embassies in Mozambique


Location

Address

Maputo

Kenneth Kaunda Avenue, No. 1138 Maputo, Mozambique

http://www.maputo.gc.ca

mputo@international.gc.ca

(011 258 21) 492 623

Frequently Asked Questions


How long does it take to get a permanent residence visa to immigrate to Canada?

Every application is different and processing times largely depend on the type of visa being applied for.


Must I first enter Canada at the destination I indicated on my application form?

No, however, you may be asked to present proof of transportation to the province/territory designated as your destination.


When I arrive in Canada, are there any services to help me?

Of course, in each province and city there are numerous services and organizations that are set up to help new immigrants to Canada.


Can a same-sex partner be sponsored?

Yes, but only if the same-sex marriage is recognized in the country where it took place. Same-sex marriages in Canada are valid.