People requiring information on Canada should consult the websites of the Government of Canada and of the Immigration Refugees Citizenship (IRCC) or contact the Canadian Immigration Service of the Canadian Consulate-General in Sydney, Australia ((email: SYDNY-IMMIGRATION@international.gc.ca – phone: +61 2 9364 3000).
How do I contact Canada immigration from outside Canada?
- 1-800-567-6868 (toll-free in Canada or U.S.)
- +1 819 997 8338 (outside Canada and U.S.)
How do I talk to an IRCC agent?
By phone – IRCC Client Support Centre The best times to try contacting an agent are promptly at 8:00am or between 3:00pm and 4:00pm. Dial 1-888-242-2100. After the recorded introduction, you will be asked to choose a menu option. Navigate through the options by pressing 3 and then 4, and then 0.
How do I contact immigration officer Australia?
If you’re looking for information on immigration and/or visas, you can find it online at the Australian Government Department of Home Affairs website. Alternatively, you can call 13 18 81.
How do I speak to a Canadian embassy?
- web form.
- telephone: 1-888-242-2100 (in Canada only) Automated telephone service (available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week)
- TTY: Call us via the Bell Relay service: Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., your local time, except for statutory holidays. 1-800-855-0511 (Voice to TTY)
How can I email Canada immigration?
Submit a Case Specific Enquiry form. Email for general questions: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Is IRCC still processing applications?
These COVID-19 program delivery instructions are for new and existing temporary residence, permanent residence and citizenship applications in Canada and abroad. All immigration and citizenship applications currently in progress at IRCC will continue to be processed but may experience delays.
How do I contact immigration by phone?
Dial 800-375-5283 (TTY 800-767-1833) and ask your question in English or Spanish. The system will answer your question and can send you links to forms and information by email or text.
Why is IRCC not answering calls?
1/2 The impacts of COVID-19 have had an effect on our operations and our ability to respond to and process applications. We are therefore unable to provide processing timelines for specific applications at this time.
Is IRCC open?
Most IRCC in-person offices continue to be closed until further notice. Only clients with scheduled appointments can visit an office.
How do I email home affairs?
Alternatively email email@example.com.
How can I contact home affairs?
- DHA Head Quarters. Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa. Phone: 012 406 2500.
- Contact Centre. Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa. Phone: 0800 601 190.
Can you travel overseas from Australia?
How can I check my visa status for Canada immigration?
- Sign in to your online account.
- Go to View my submitted applications or profiles.
- Click on Check status and messages.
What is my IRCC number?
Prior to scheduling an appointment, individuals are issued an IRCC number when they apply for an immigration benefit through IRCC. The IRCC number is a unique personal identifier issued and used by the Canadian government, but is not tied to any personal information in any USCIS system.
How long does a Canadian visa take to process?
The processing time for a Canada tourist visa is 15 days, if your documentation is done properly. A business visa takes 1 to 6 weeks of processing time. A temporary resident visa application takes 16-20 days to be processed.