In line with prevention efforts to stem the spread of novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19), the new instructions to adopt from 2020/03/18 and until further notice:

- No longer accept paper requests except travel documents
- No longer accept deposit of passports
- Advise people that they can submit their requests online and offer help if needed
- Do not take biometrics for paper requests
- You can continue to take biometrics for e-apps.

We encourage you to submit your visa application online:
https://www.canada.ca/en/services/immigration-citizenship.html