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Pay your protected person fee – Unknown

Your fees

Fees $CAN

Your application

Processing fee ($550)


Include your spouse or partner

Processing fee ($550)

Include a dependent child 150(per child)

If you or your family need to give biometrics, pay your biometrics fees at the same time you pay your other fees. Make sure you pay using the same payment method.

Biometrics (if required)
Fees $CAN
Biometrics – per person 85

Biometrics – per family (2 or more people)

Maximum fee for a family of 2 or more people applying at the same time and place


How to pay your fees

Before you pay

Remember to include your proof of payment (receipt) with your application. Keep a copy for your records.

If you pay the wrong fees or don’t use one of the methods listed below, we will return your application to you without processing it. Once we start processing, we can’t refund your fees.

You will have to pay any costs for returning your file, overpayments, or any unrelated documents you included with your application by accident.

If we asked you to pay this fee for an application we are processing, follow the instructions on the payment request. Also, send proof of your payment with a copy of the original request to the office that asked you to pay it. We will also accept electronic copies.

Pay online and apply on paper

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

Note for applicants with dependants: Citizenship and Immigration Canada will assess your dependant using the former definition of a dependent child if one of the following applies to you:

  • Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) received your referral for refugee resettlement before August 1, 2014 
  • CIC or the Canada Border Services Agency received your claim for refugee protection in Canada before August 1, 2014, or
  • CIC received a complete sponsorship application from your group or community sponsor before August 1, 2014

Please refer to the “fees subject to a transitional provision” options in the on-line payment tool.


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