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COVID Info (Updated: April 22, 2023)

ArriveCAN Canada

What is ArriveCAN?

ArriveCAN is an online application and service developed by the Government of Canada. It allows travelers entering Canada to submit their COVID-19 information: quarantine plan, vaccination status and test results.

ArriveCAN is a mandatory and additional formality. This is in addition to the need to obtain a visa or travel authorization for Canada.

For a stay of less than 6 months it is not necessary to obtain a tourist visa to enter Canada. You can obtain an online travel authorization in a few minutes by clicking on the online form.

When to fill ArriveCAN?

Travellers must complete ArriveCAN within 72 hours of arrival in Canada. It is important to submit current and accurate information to facilitate the entry process into the country.

How to fill in ArriveCAN?

To complete ArriveCAN, download the app to your smartphone or access the service online. Create an account and follow the instructions to provide the required information. You will need to submit details such as your travel itinerary, vaccination status and an appropriate quarantine plan, if required.

Who should fill out ArriveCAN?

All travellers entering Canada, whether Canadian, permanent residents or foreigners, must complete ArriveCAN. This includes adults and minors, although parents or guardians may complete ArriveCAN for children under the age of 16.

What is the price of ArriveCAN?

ArriveCAN is a free service offered by the Government of Canada. There is no charge to download the application or use the online service.

How to download ArriveCAN?

ArriveCAN is available as an app for Android and iOS smartphones. You can download it from Google Play Store for Android devices or the App Store for iOS devices. You can also access ArriveCAN via a web browser by visiting the Canadian government website.

Is ArriveCAN mandatory?

Yes, ArriveCAN is mandatory for all travelers entering Canada. Failure to comply with this requirement may result in delays at the border, fines or inability to enter Canada.

Do I need to complete ArriveCAN to transit through Canada?

Yes, travelers in transit through Canada must also complete ArriveCAN. The information submitted will facilitate the transit process and assist Canadian authorities in ensuring the safety of travelers and residents.

ArriveCAN applications logo in the App Store and Google Play

Here is the logo of the ArriveCAN application. The application can be downloaded for free from the Apple App Store and Google Play Store.

ArriveCAN application