IRCC has updated the requirements for police certificates for permanent residence applications recently. Police certificates are now required for any country or territory, other than Canada, where the applicant has spent 6 months or more in a row within the last 10 years or since the age of 18.
Hello, international students from Brazil, Bulgaria and Romania.
Starting from May 01, 2017, some of citizens form Brazil, Bulgaria and Romania are eligible to apply for eTA. instead of a visitor visa (TRV). But please note that Brazilians, Bulgarians and Romanians who are not eligible to apply for an eTA or who are traveling to Canada by car, bus, train or boat, including a cruise ship, will still need a visitor visa (TRV). For more information, please visit IRCC web site.