Welcome to VFS Global

VFS Global is the exclusive service provider for the Government of Canada, authorized to provide administrative support services to visa applicants in Russia

Apply for a visa
Find information and begin your application
Book an appointment
Schedule your appointment with us
Find a centre
Information about your local centre
Buy services
Enjoy a faster, more convenient and more luxurious application

Important information

  • 20 May 2020

    Following Ministerial Instructions issued by the Minister of Citizenship and Immigration of Canada on April 9, April 29, May 19, June 9 and July 1, 2020 applicants can no longer submit an application for temporary residence in paper at the VAC. New Ministerial Instructions issued on July 1, 2020 have extended this measure until September 30, 2020.

  • 19 March 2020
    Due to the ongoing Covid-19 outbreak,
  • 12 March 2020
    We may experience disruptions and delays due to the ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. Please continue to visit this website for further updates and consult the IRCC website for special measures in relation to coronavirus.
  • 24 December 2019

    Dear customers, please kindly note that the Canada Visa Application Centers on December 31 will be open from 9 am to 16 pm.

  • 18 August 2019
    Booking an appointment is mandatory for biometric enrolment.