Pay your study permit (including extensions) fee – Canada

Your fees

Fees $CAN
Study permit (including extensions) – per person 150

Restore your status as a student

Restore your status ($200) and a get a new study permit ($150)


Citizens of certain countries and territories have to give their biometrics (fingerprints and photograph) when they apply for a visitor visa, study permit, or work permit. Find out if you need to give biometrics.

Biometrics (if required) – Fees
Fees $CAN
Per person 85
Family (2 or more) 170

Note: The biometrics fee covers the cost of collecting fingerprints and a digital photo. If your children qualify as dependants, you can pay the family fee. The biometrics fee also covers the VAC core services if you submit your application through a VAC.

Core services include:

  • checking that applications are complete
  • sending applications to the visa office
  • moving supporting documents and passports to and from the visa office and
  • tracking online applications.

How to pay your fees

Pay and apply online

We will ask you to pay your fees when you submit your application through your account.

Make sure you have a credit or debit card ready.

This is the only way you can pay this fee when applying online.

Create an account or sign in

Pay online and apply on paper

You can only use this option if submitting a paper application.

If you are applying online, payment is only allowed when you submit your application through your account.

To pay your fees online you will need:

When you finish, you must:

  • print a receipt of your payment
  • include it with your paper application

Pay my fees online


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