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How can I check the status of my application?

It depends on the type of application.

Online applications

If you applied online, you can check your status in your account:

  1. Sign in to your account.
  2. Under View my submitted applications or profiles click on check status and messages.

If you applied online for an eTA, you can check online. You’ll need the application number that is on the email confirmation we sent you.

Paper applications

You can check the status of your paper application online by:

Not all people who applied on paper can check their status through an online account. See which applications you can link to your online account.


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