In this web story, you will learn about the entire process of extending a visitor's visa for Canada.

Check Eligibility: Review the criteria on the official Canadian immigration website to ensure you're eligible for an extension.

Create an online account:  If applying online, create an account on the Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) website. 

Fill out the application form: Complete the correct form to extend your visitor visa and ensure all information is accurate and up to date.

Upload Documents: Scan and upload required documents- valid passport, proof of funds, and an extension explanation letter.

Pay Fees:  Use a valid credit card to pay the required application fees online. The costs depend on the type of extension and the no. of applicants. 

Submit Application: Submit your completed application and necessary documents through the IRCC website.

Wait for processing: Wait for your application to be processed and check the IRCC website for current processing times.

Provide additional information:  If the IRCC asks for it, quickly provide any extra information or documents to support your application.

Receive a decision: Once your application is decided, you will be notified by mail or your online account.

Approval:  If the application is approved, you will receive a new visitor record indicating the extension of your stay