Visa Exempted Countries
Along with Canadian and US citizens, nationals of EU are also exempted from visit visa requirements in order to travel to Ukraine. The Citizens of all other countries, however, need to get visa before traveling to Ukraine.
Visa Application Form
You can get the visa application form from the Embassy or alternatively Download Ukraine Visa Application Form.
Following are the requirements to obtain tourist visit visa from Ottawa:
a) Valid Passport with at least six months to expiry,
b) Visa Fee,
c) Bank Statement,
d) A letter of invitation from a tourist agency either in Ukraine or Canada, or hotel booking.
Visa fees depends on intended duration of the visa and should be paid in Canadian dollars. Fee should be paid by Money Order or Certified Cheque made payable to the Name of the “Embassy of Ukraine in Canada”.
Submission of Application
You can submit your visa application at the Ukrainian Consular Office between 9:00 am till 12:00 noon from Monday through Friday. However, remember if you want to submit on Wednesday, you can submit it from 1:00 pm till 4:00 pm. You can also submit your application by mail. In this case, you need to send self-addressed, prepaid, stamped return envelope with your application.
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Processing Time and Collection of Visa
Processing time depends on your visa application fee. If you pay, $80 dollars, your application will be processed in ten working days after receipt of application. If you pay an additional fee for fast processing, your application will be processed in three working days. After issuance of visa, you can collect it from the Consular Section of the Embassy between 9:00 to 12:00 from Monday through Friday, except Wednesday. If you submit your application via post, your visa will be sent back at the address you provided on your application.
Check the following things before submission of application
a) Complete application form,
b) Valid passport,
c) Visa fee,
d) Bank statement,
e) Travel itinerary,
f) Hotel booking,
g) Prepaid self-addressed, stamped return envelope.