ATTENTION: Due to X-mas & New Year Holidays most of our Canadian offices will be closed from 1 pm Dec 24 to Dec 26 inclusive & from 4 pm Dec 28 to Jan 1, 2019 inclusive. Our CALGARY office will be closed from noon Dec. 24 to Dec 30 inclusive, and on Jan. 01.

IMPORTANT CHINA VISA ANNOUNCEMENT: From January 02, 2019 China consulates in Canada will require each applicant to come pesronally for fingerprinting. Visa Center advises to get China visa before the end of 2018 to avoid visa process complexities of new procedure! Apply at any Visa Center office or by mail before Dec. 31!

Bahamas Visa Pricing (includes Embassy and handling fee)
12 daysturnaround
Seaman Visa $ 295.00
(+TAX $9.23)
Single Entry Visa - Tourist, Business, Private $ 295.00
(+TAX $9.23)
Multiple Entry Visa - Tourist, Business, Private valid for 1095 days $ 810.00
(+TAX $14.30)
Multiple Entry Visa - Tourist, Business, Private valid for 365 days $ 420.00
(+TAX $9.10)
Transit Visa $ 210.00
(+TAX $9.10)
*Above prices include Consular / Embassy fee, Visa Center fee. No other processing fees will be added.




Nearest Bahamas Holidays - Apply TODAY to avoid delays due to consulate closure!

Tuesday, Dec 25 Christmas Day
Wednesday, Dec 26 Boxing Day

Bahamas Visa Requirements

  • Note: Canadian passport holders, as well as permanent residents and Canadian travel documents holders, do not need a visa to the Bahamas.

    Signed passport valid for 6 months.
  • Two (2) passport size photo. (Photo facility is available on-site - TORONTO, OTTAWA, MARKHAM & VANCOUVER). Please note that photos from photo booth or home-shot photos are not acceptable.
  • Proof of status. ORIGINAL evidence of your legal status in Canada (ORIGINAL of Permanent Resident Card, study permit, work permit, refugee/protected person status document).
  • Itinerary. Copy of round trip tickets or itinerary.
  • Letter from Employer/College. A letter from your employer/school (on business letterhead, with contact details), stating that a leave of absence has been granted and that you will be returning to your current job/study after trip to The Bahamas. If you are self-employed, include a copy of your business license and tax return. If you are retired please submit proof of your retirement fund.
  • Persons WITH DUAL citizenship, ONE of which IS Canadian, must apply WITH their Canadian passports only. Applicants WITH other THAN Canadian passports must provide the copy of the document confirming their current resident STATUS IN Canada (PR Card, Landed Document, WORK Permit). All foreign employees, international students and visitors to Canada must have, where applicable, a multiple-entry or a valid single-entry visa. When the Canadian Work or Study or Visitor Permit reads “THIS DOES NOT AUTHORIZE RE-ENTRY” (stated at bottom of the permit), an entry visa for Canada must be obtained before applying for a Bahamian one. The ending date of all visas must NOT be less than 3 months (for direct travel) and NOT less than 6 months (if transiting through other countries such as the U.S.).

Bahamas Business Visa Requirements (additionally to the requirements above)

  • Business Letter. Letter from company in Canada explaining the purpose of the trip, companies to be visited and guaranteeing sufficient funds.
  • Business Letter. An ORIGINAL invitation letter from the company to be visited.



Still have questions?

Most popular questions:

Q: I am permanent resident of Canada. Do I need tourist visa to Bahamas?

As a PR in Canada you do not need to get Bahamas visa in advance. More: http://bahamas.visacenter.ca

 

Q: Where can I get a visa to Bahamas in Calgary?

You may apply for Bahamas visa in Calgary at the following address:

Visa Center

Roslyn Building 400 5th Avenue SW
Suite 300, Calgary, AB
T2P 0L6

(take elevator to floor 3)

Hours of operation: Mon. to Fri. from 9 am to 5 pm

Major Intersection: 5th Avenue SW and 3rd St SW

For more information including visa to Bahamas application form, requirements, fees and processing timings please visit: http://bahamas.visacenter.ca

Q: Where can I get a visa to Bahamas in Toronto?

You may apply for Bahamas visa in Toronto, ON at the following address:

Visa Center

Goodlife Tower 1000 Finch Avenue West
Suite 900, North York, ON
M3J 2V5

(take elevator to floor 9)

Hours of operation: Mon. to Fri. from 8 am to 6 pm. Sat: by appointment.

Major Intersection: NW corner of Finch Av. W. & Dufferin St.

For more information including visa to Bahamas application form, requirements, fees and processing timings please visit: http://bahamas.visacenter.ca

Q: What photo should I attach to my Bahamas visa application form?

One (1) passport size photo. (Photo facility is available on-site - TORONTO, OTTAWA, MARKHAM & VANCOUVER). Please note that photos from photo booth or home-shot photos are not acceptable.

Q: Where can I get a visa to Bahamas in Moncton?

To get Bahamas visa being in Moncton  you need to send all required documents as per http://bahamas.visacenter.ca to our Ottawa office for processing.

The address of Visa Center in Ottawa is:

Visa Center

130 Albert St., B1 Level, Suite 7
Ottawa, ON, K1P 5G4

phone: 1-613-366-1814



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Application center locations

Toronto

1000 Finch Ave. W. Suite 900, North York, ON
M3J 2V5

Schedule appointment
+1.866.334.0811

Markham

3601 HWY 7 East, Suite 1005, Markham, ON
L3R 0M3

Schedule appointment
+1.866.334.0811

Calgary

400 5th Avenue SW, Suite 300, Calgary, AB
T2P 0L6

Schedule appointment
+1.866.334.0811

Vancouver

550 West Broadway Suite 730, Vancouver, BC
V5Z 0E9

Schedule appointment
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Montreal

1155 Rene Levesque Blvd. West Suite 2500, Montreal, QC
H3B 2K4



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