Visa office in Bogota, Colombia

Responsible for Permanent Resident Applications from:

(Includes Self-employed, Start-up visa, Quebec-selected skilled worker, PNP and family sponsorship)

Colombia, family class applications only

Note: New Self-employed, Start-up visa, Quebec-selected skilled worker and PNP applications, and all permanent residence visa applications for Ecuador are processed by the Mexico City visa office. The visa office in Bogota will finish applications currently underway.

Note: If you wish to apply for permanent residence under the Federal Skilled Worker, Federal Skilled Trade, Canadian Experience Class, or some Provincial Nominee programs, you must apply online via Express Entry.

All new family sponsorship applications must first be mailed to the Case Processing Centre in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada.

Responsible for Temporary Resident Applications from:

(Includes visitors, students, temporary workers and permanent resident travel documents)

Colombia, Ecuador


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