Service Fees

Payment can only be made in Canadian dollars in cash, by certified cheque or by money order made payable to the Embassy of Finland or to the Consulate of Finland in Toronto and Vancouver. 

Fees are non-refundable and are subject to change according to Finnish Foreign Ministry's exchange rate fluctuations. Service fees are based on decrees stated by Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Ministry of the Interior of Finland.

The new passport can be picked up from the Embassy of Finland or Finnish honorary consulate in Toronto or Vancouver by the applicant or a person authorized by the applicant. Otherwise, please provide a prepaid, self-addressed Expresspost or courier service envelope for forwarding the passport securely to you (e.g. Canada Post Xpress, Purolator, Fedex).

Permits for entry and residence

Residence permits (including family relations)

520 CAD760

Residence permits (including family relations), electronic application

470 CAD685

First residence permit for work or a self-employed person

640 CAD935

First residence permit for work or a self-employed person, electronic application

490 CAD715

First residence permit, no labour market testing (other work, specialist, researcher, athlete, coach or trainer)

560 CAD820

First residence permit, no labour market testing (other work, specialist, researcher, athlete, coach or trainer), electronic application

410 CAD600

Residence permit for studies

450 CAD660

Residence permit for studies, electronic application

350 CAD510

Residence permit for a minor (under 18 years)

270 CAD395

Residence permit for a minor (under 18 years), electronic application

240 CAD350