Bangladesh visa for Canadian citizens

Bangladesh is a beautiful country with beaches, holiday villages, picnic spots, tribal people, monuments, a rich history, and much more. If you, as a Canadian citizen, are planning to visit Bangladesh, you should know that you can also apply for VOA. Yes, VOA is a Visa on Arrival, and the Bangladesh government has permitted people traveling from Canada to get a visa on arrival. However, it is highly recommended that you first check all the required documents and confirm if you are eligible for the Bangladesh visa or not.

Canadian Visa Requirements

When traveling to Bangladesh from Canada, you need a tourist visa, and to apply for that, you just need a few documents and should meet visa demands as listed below:

  • A Bangladesh visa application form

  • Original and signed Canadian passports

  • Passport size photographs

  • Itinerary

  • Hotel Reservations

  • Invitation Letter

Canadian Visa on Arrival

Bangladesh is aiming towards hassle-free travel and is offering visas on arrival. The applicants must meet certain travel requirements and can travel from Bangladesh to Canada, and after arriving in Bangladesh, they can obtain entry and visas from the immigration authorities department after providing the necessary documents. Just pay the fees and get entry into the country.

Canadian Business Visa

If you are traveling to the country for employment purposes, then you need a business visa. For your application, you can get help from the visa services provided by VisaHQ. This visa is available in single, double, and multiple entries and has a validity of usually up to three and six months. To request this visa, you can visit VisaHQ and follow the following steps:

  • Visit VisaHQ website

  • Search visa for Bangladesh by setting "Bangladesh" as a travel destination and "Canada" as the nationality

  • Register yourself at VisaHQ

  • Then fill out an online form and submit the documents

The documents will include the following:

  • A valid passport

  • Application form signed by the applicant

  • Passport photographs

  • Itinerary or Flight tickets

  • Employment Letter stating that you were on leave and are now returning. If you are self-employed, your tax returns and business license are required; your retirement proofs are required if you are retired.

  • Business Invitation is from a business or company present in Bangladesh. The letter should be on a valid letter heard of the company and addressed to a high commission or consulate of the country. The business letter must be signed by a senior manager or a high-ranking person in the company. Must have the introduction of the applicant, nature, and name of the business, and should state visa validity required.

All this data should be submitted at VisaHQ along with electronic payments for services, visa, and others to get your visa application processed and visa approval letter.

Canadian Tourist Visa

To apply for a tourist visa, you can access VisaHQ links and apply for the visa. The tourist visa is valid for up to three months and is a single-entry visa. This visa allows thirty days stay in the country and takes a processing time of 7 to 14 business days. Below is how you can apply for a tourist visa.

  • Open VisaHQ links

  • Search visa by inputting your destination as "Bangladesh" and your Citizenship as "Canada."

  • Get a valid Passport

  • Meet visa conditions

  • Complete your travel requirements

  • Submit the document and fees for the visa, and you are good to go.

The documents you should submit will include the following:

  • A valid passport

  • A form for application stating name, passport details, address, links to email, etc.

  • Passport size photos

  • Copy of round trip tickets or your itinerary

  • Hotel reservation proofs

  • Invitation letter

Submit all these at VisaHQ and pay the fee, they will take it from there, and you will get your approval letter soon.

Getting Visa Application Form

First of all, you must stay informed about all the changes that might be happening in the policies of the country you are planning to travel to. Visit the VisaHQ network working and learn about all the changes and requirements you need to meet the visa application form.

There are two ways through which you can apply for a visa. One is by submitting an online form, and the other is by in-person submission.

Applying Online Application Form

Online application is highly recommended. It would be best to go to links and network websites offering online visa forms to get your visa form online. You can get yours and complete the process at VisaHQ and ask them for further queries if you have any.

Applying for Visa Form by Hand

To apply for a visa by hand, you must submit your application at the high commission/ consulate or embassy. You can get the forms at the embassy or download them through VisaHQ links, get them printed and signed and submit the forms along with the other document at the local Bangladesh embassy in Canada.

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