Resumption of biometrics collection for temporary residence applicants in Canada
The Government of Canada is resuming the collection of biometrics for individuals in Canada who are applying for temporary residence. This includes those applying:
to extend their stay as a student, worker or visitor
to restore their status as a student, worker or visitor
for a work or study permit
for a visitor visa
for a temporary resident permit
There are some exemptions and some temporary measures for biometrics collection still in place for special situations.
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