The Consulate General of the Republic of Trinidad & Tobago in Toronto

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Immigration


This following outlines the procedure for persons from countries whose citizens require a visa to visit Trinidad and Tobago for a temporary purpose, such as tourism, business, or visiting family or friends. Visa applicants must satisfy a visa-issuing officer that their stay in Trinidad and Tobago will be temporary. Visitors are usually granted a single-entry visa valid for one entry to Trinidad and Tobago. Please note that the Immigration Department reserves the right to grant or refuse a visa.

Who needs a visa?
To find out if you need a visa, consult the list of countries below. Citizens of the countries listed below do not require a visa to enter Trinidad and Tobago. If your country is NOT LISTED below then YOU REQUIRE a visa to enter Trinidad and Tobago.

  • Nationals of The People’s Republic of China, The Republic of China (Taiwan), Cuba, North Korea, Vietnam, Asian, African, Middle-East and Far-East countries require a visa.
  • If you are a Landed Immigrant in Canada but also a national of a country whose citizens require a visa to enter Trinidad and Tobago, you will need a visa to visit Trinidad & Tobago.
  • Holders of United Kingdom passports, and member countries of the European Union do not require visas to visit Trinidad and Tobago.

How do I apply for a visa?
Complete the visa application form, provide all documents listed below and the relevant fee payable via money order. The completed application can be submitted in person or sent via mail to the office of the Consulate General for the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago. Applications with all supporting documents  must be submitted at least ten (10) working days prior to departure, except for applications from nationals of the following countries: The People’s Republic of China, The Republic of China (Taiwan), Cuba, North Korea, Vietnam, Asian, African, Middle-East and Far-East countries which must be submitted four (4) weeks prior to depature.

Where can I get a visa application form?
The application forms can be downloaded (see below).  A visa application form can also be obtained at the following offices:

High Commission for the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago
200 First Avenue,
Ottawa, Ontario. K1S 2G6

Consulate General for the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago
185 Sheppard Avenue West.
Toronto, ON M2N 1M9

or by sending a self addressed envelope with CDN$1.08 in postage stamps

Fee

  • Single Entry Visa - CDN$31.00 
  • Multiple Entry Visa - CDN$63.00
  • Where applicable, an additional fee of CDN$20.00 payable by money order may be required to transmit the application to Trinidad & Tobago for referral.

Applicants must submit:

  1. The completed Application Form
  2. A valid Passport (Passports and travel documents issued by the United Nations (UN) and the Organisation of American States (OAS), MUST be valid for the duration of the applicant's intended stay in Trinidad and Tobago)
  3. One (1) recent passport- size colour photograph
  4. Proof of Canadian residence - copy of landed immigrant status or employment authorisation document.
  5. Business: Letter from Company stating Purpose of Visit.
    Tourist: Letter of Employment or Letter of Invitation from host.
  6. A money order for the respective amount made payable to 'Consulate General of Trinidad & Tobago'
  7. A travel itinerary
  8. Coloured photocopies of all relevant documents must be provided by the applicant.
  9. A personal interview and additional supporting documentation may be required.

Can I extend my visit to Trinidad & Tobago?

An application to extend your visit must be made in person at the

Immigration Division
Ministry of National Security
67 Frederick Street,
Port of Spain
Trinidad and Tobago

PLEASE NOTE:

  • Applications with all supporting documents  must be submitted at least ten (10) working days prior to departure, except for applications from nationals of the following countries: The People’s Republic of China, The Republic of China (Taiwan), Cuba, North Korea, Vietnam, Asian, African, Middle-East and Far-East countries which must be submitted four (4) weeks prior to depature.


 

 

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