Citizenship & Immigration

If you arrive at YVR and you are immigrating to Canada or coming to study or work with a visa, you must report to Immigration upon your arrival.  At YVR, the Immigration offices can be found in the International Terminal, Arrivals Level 2.

Applying for a Visitor’s Visa

Find out if you need a temporary visa, and how to apply.

View temporary visa information

Immigrating to Canada

Information and forms on the requirements and application process.

View application information

Live, Work or Study in British Columbia

British Columbia government resources for prospective and landed immigrants, temporary foreign workers, and students.

View WelcomeBC information

View Wayfinding Video


Find information on how to contact a Citizenship & Immigration Canada agent from within or outside Canada.

View contact information

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