Procedure for Applying Uruguay Tourist Visit Visa from Ottawa

Because of the beautiful scenarios, magnificent history and rich traditions, the tourism industry of Uruguay is flourishing and growing with every passing day. It is because their consulates and High Commissions have some simple rules by which they grant tourist visit visa to other Nationals. Specially, the Uruguay Consulate in Canada has easy requirements and simple procedure for the Nationals of countries other than visa exempted ones, which also include Canada. Uruguay consulate is located on rue Peel in Montreal and providing full support and assistance to the applicants. Consulate remains open five days a week, so it is useful to know the complete procedure before walking for the consulate.

Consulat D’Uruguay
1411, rue Peel, Montréal, QC H3A 1S5, Canada View Map
+1 514 288 0990
Visit Consulat D’Uruguay Website


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    Visa Exempted Countries

    Canadian citizens do not require visa to enter into Uruguay. However, the Nationals of other countries need to get a visa from the Consulate before travelling to Uruguay.

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    Visa Application

    First of all get, visa application from the visa section of the Uruguay Consulate in Ottawa. You can also download it from the official website of the Consulate. Alternatively, you can download it from the link given below.

    Click to Download Visa Application Form.

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    Visa Requirements

    Following are the requirements that you need to complete:

    a)      Completed Application Form,
    b)      Valid passport that should have six months to expiry date,
    c)       Visa Fee,
    d)      Bank Statement,
    e)      Travel Itinerary,
    f)       Two passport sized photographs in light colour background
    g)      Hotel booking,
    h)      Prepaid, self-addressed, stamped postal return envelope.

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    Visa Fee

    You need to submit CDN $42 via Money Order made payable to the name of the “Consulate of Uruguay”. Remember cash is not accepted.

    Click to Locate Nearest Post Office.

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    Submission of Application

    You can submit application in person or by mail. If you want to submit by physical appearance, you need to visit the Visa Section of the Consulate between 09:00 and 13:00 from Monday to Friday. If you want to submit it by mail, you need to use registered mail only. Regular Mail applications will not be accepted.

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    Processing Time and Collection

    All visas applications are processed in five working days after receipt of application. Visa will be issued on the sixth day, however, in case of holiday; you can collect it next working day. If you submit your application by mail, it may take some time due to the time consumed in a mailing process.

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    Check List

    Before submission of application, check it for the final time:

    a)      Completed Application Form,
    b)      Photographs,
    c)       Valid Visa,
    d)      Visa Fee,
    e)      Bank Statement,
    f)       Travel Itinerary,
    g)      Prepaid, Self-Addressed and Stamped return envelope.

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