International document requirements for passengers traveling to Canada



Panama City, Panama - April 20, 2011 -- Passengers traveling from Panama to Toronto, Canada, must review all necessary travel documents required by authorities and comply with processes for requesting a Canadian visa, available on the Canadian embassy web page at


Temporary-stay visas (tourist, business, family visits, etc.) are processed in approximately 15 working days, including those received in person.  The Embassy of Canada recommends you begin the visa application process at least one month before scheduled travel.


According to a communication issued by the Canadian Embassy in Panama, incomplete or incorrect applications, or those filled out on invalid forms, will not be processed and will be returned.


You may turn in your visa application at the Canadian Embassy, from 1:00 p.m. - 2:45 p.m., Monday through Thursday.