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How is my information handled by the Canadian government for an eTA or visa application?

Updated: Jan 05, 2024 | Tags:: Canada eTA Processing, Canada eTA Data Privacy

People are becoming increasingly aware of the large amounts of information public institutions can collect and use without their knowledge. Given the sensitive nature of some of this information, it's only natural that people try to access and understand the data government institutions store and share amongst themselves. Below is a brief guide to the type of data collected, as well as how it may…

The experience of travelling on a Canada eTA

Updated: Jan 05, 2024 | Tags:: Canada Entry Requirements, Cancel eTA Application, Canada eTA Processing

An eTA is a convenient travel authorization that provides individuals with the ability to travel to Canada without the need of a visa. Alternative forms of travel authorization into Canada include a Canada visa or a Temporary Residence Permit, both of which require longer processing timelines and higher application fees.

What happens when a Canada eTA is not instantly approved?

Updated: Jan 04, 2024 | Tags:: Canada eTA Status, Canada eTA Processing

The majority of eTA applications are instantly processed. Applicants are notified via email usually within five to ten minutes after submission. However, it is common for Canada eTA approvals to also be processed several hours or days after application submission. This article provides information on the reasons why a Canada eTA may not be instantly approved. Rest assured, processing timelines…

What are the Canada eTA processing timelines?

Updated: Dec 09, 2023 | Tags:: Canada eTA Processing, Canada eTA Pending, Canada eTA Application Form

Canada eTA processing timelines can vary based on a number of factors. The majority of eTA applications are approved within minutes, yet it is common for some applications to require additional processing that can take weeks and in special cases, months to process. Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) will regularly send email notifications providing updates…