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)

470 CAD685

Residence permits (including family relations), electronic application

420 CAD610

First residence permit for work or a self-employed person

600 CAD875

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

400 CAD580

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

550 CAD800

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

350 CAD510

Residence permit for studies

360 CAD525

Residence permit for studies, electronic application

300 CAD435

Residence permit for a minor (under 18 years)

250 CAD365

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

220 CAD320