Complete the application form:
As a lawful permanent resident of the U.S., you must show proof of your permanent resident status in the U.S. (such as your valid Green Card) and travel with the passport you will use for this application to be able to board your flight to Canada.
Based on your answers, you cannot apply for an eTA. You may need a visa or other type of travel document to travel to Canada.
As a U.S. citizen, you are exempt from the eTA requirement. You do not need an eTA to travel to Canada. Make sure to travel with valid proof of U.S. citizenship such as a passport and other acceptable travel documents.
Passport details of applicant
You must be at least 18 years of age to apply or apply on behalf of someone. A parent/guardian or a representative must answer Yes to the question "Are you a representative or a parent/guardian applying on behalf of an eTA applicant?" and complete the additional questions.
You entered a date of birth that is less than 18 years of age. If you are under 18, you cannot use this form. An adult must apply for you. This person can be a representative or a parent/guardian. They must restart the form and answer 'yes' to the "are you applying on behalf of someone?", and 'yes' to the 'are you applying on behalf of a minor child?' questions.
You indicate that you want to apply on behalf of a minor. To continue, you need to enter a date of birth that is less than 18 years of age. If you want to apply for an adult, return to the first screen and change your answer for "Are you applying on behalf of a minor child?" to "No".
Personal details of applicant
Residential address - Enter your permanent home address. Do not enter an address where you live temporarily.
Consent and declaration
Information provided to IRCC is collected under the authority of the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act (IRPA) to determine admissibility to Canada. Information provided may be shared with other Canadian government institutions such as, but not limited to, the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA), the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP), the Canadian Security Intelligence Service (CSIS), the Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development (DFATD), Employment and Social Development Canada (ESDC), the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA), provincial and territorial governments and foreign governments in accordance with subsection 8(2) of the Privacy Act. Information may be disclosed to or validated with foreign governments, law enforcement bodies and detaining authorities with respect to the administration and enforcement of immigration legislation where such sharing of information may not put the individual and or his/her family at risk. Information may also be systematically validated by other Canadian government institutions for the purposes of validating status and identity to administer their programs.
Where biometrics are provided as part of an application, the fingerprints collected will be stored and shared with the RCMP. The fingerprint record may also be disclosed to law enforcement agencies in Canada in accordance with subsection 13.11(1) of the Immigration and Refugee Protection Regulations. The information may be used to establish or verify the identity of a person in order to prevent, investigate or prosecute an offence under any law of Canada or a province. This information may also be used to establish or verify the identity of an individual whose identity cannot reasonably be otherwise established or verified because of physical or mental condition. Canada may also share immigration information related to biometric records with foreign governments with whom Canada has an agreement or arrangement.
Depending on the type of application made, the information you provided will be stored in one or more Personal Information Banks (PIB) pursuant to section 10(1) of Canadas Privacy Act. Individuals also have a right to protection and access to their personal information stored in each corresponding PIB under the Access to Information Act. Further details on the PIBs pertaining to IRCCs line of business and services and the Government of Canadas access to information and privacy programs are available at the Infosource website and through the IRCC Call Centre. Info Source is also available at public libraries across Canada.
Declaration of Applicant
*I have read and understand the above declaration.
*I declare that the information I have given in this application is truthful, complete and correct.
*I understand that misrepresentation is an offence under section 127 of the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act and may result in a finding of inadmissibility to Canada or removal from Canada.
*I agree that by typing my name and clicking sign, I am electronically signing my application.