If you are planning on applying for a Canadian visa lottery anytime soon, then this article will interest you. The number of people who desire to work, study and live abroad is increasing rapidly and Canada seems to be one of the most preferred places to visit. This is because Canada is a very nice place to visit.
Canada is well developed and its citizen enjoy various benefits such as an excellent standard of living which provides good level of social protection, good salaries etc
For a while, they have been several articles on the internet advertising about Registration and Application Form for Canadian Visa Lottery 2017/2018. I will like to inform you that those publication are false and there is no such thing.
Canadian Visa Lottery 2017/2018, is a Scam
According to the Canadian Deputy High Commissioner in Lagos, Mr Lajos Arendas the news is nothing more but a widespread rumour.
” This is false information. In fact, the U.S. used to have, and perhaps still do, but Canada does not have a visa lottery programme. As far as I know, it has never existed in Canada. At least, certainly not in my 24-year career. It looks like some people are spreading rumours, and these could be linked to a possible scam.
The one thing you could tell the public is that you contacted me and I firmly stated that there is no such thing as a Canadian Visa Lottery,’’
Therefore if you are considering applying for a Canadian Visa Lottery, don’t fall victim. Rather consider doing a Canadian Visa application, below are types of Canadian visa;
Visa for studying etc
How to Apply for a Canadian Visa
Step 1: Visit the IRCC website. Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) is the name of the Canadian federal department that facilitates the arrival of immigrants to Canada, provides protection to refugees, and offers programming to help newcomers settle in Canada.
Read the information on visa requirement carefully. Download the appropriate for your visa type application. It is important to be noted that for such types of visa as a visitor visa, a work permit and a study permit, for the Nigerian citizens of the ages 14-79 biometrics (photo and fingerprints) are compulsory.
Step 2: Fill in your application form online together with all necessary documents, check it carefully and then print.
Step 3: Read the enclosed privacy, fill out the VFS consent form and attach it. This step is very important and can’t be omitted!
Step 4: Pay all the fees, including visa fees, biometric fees, and VFS Global service charge.
Step 5: Visit the local Canada Visa Application Centre. Take your passport, photographs, filled in and printed forms, documents, confirmations of the payments, all as per IRCC checklist.
Step 6: Pay CVAC service charges, you will get your complete application and a receipt with a unique tracking number, you will need it for further progress of your application online.
Step 7: Submit your application
Step 8: Track your application.
If you are applying for a Canadian student visa, you need to pass English language test like the IELTS. And you if you are applying the other types of visas, your ability to speak French and English can increase your chances of approval.