Where to apply for a residence permit?

  1. Register at EnterFinland
  2. Visit in person a VFS Globalin Application Centre in Canada. Remember to book an appointment at VFS Global -website. 

The Embassy of Finland in Ottawa takes in other than work or study based residence permit applicants.

VFS Global Contact Information

Call Centre: 1-647-694-1724
Email : [email protected]

Ottawa Application Centre

2211 Riverside Dr. Unit 403, K1H 7X5, Ottawa
Work week: Monday to Friday, 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Submission hours: 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Pass back hours: 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Toronto Application Centre

Unit 402, 208 Bloor Street West , M5S 3B4
Work week: Monday to Friday, 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Submission hours: 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Pass back hours: 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Vancouver Application Centre

440 - 580 Hornby Street, Vancouver, BC, V6C 3B6
Work week: Monday to Friday, 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Submission hours: 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Pass back hours: 9:00 AM to 3:30 PM

Montreal Application Centre

1010 Sherbrooke Ouest Suite 820, Montreal QC, H3A 2R7
Submission hours: every first Wednesday of the month between 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Pass back hours: in Ottawa (see Ottawa Application Centre hours)