Super Visa allows the Parent and Grandparent of a Canadian citizen and permanent resident to visit Canada for extended periods and each entry to Canada should be for duration of up to two years and extensions should be for one year. Super Visa was introduced for the faster reunification, Citizenship and Immigration. This visa presents older generations of a family to visit loved ones in Canada for an extended period without working rights.
To apply for the Super Visa, you must:
There are certain conditions that must be met in order to apply for the Super Visa:
The child or grandchild of the applicant must meet a minimum income threshold under the Super Visa eligibility criteria. These thresholds are known as the low income cut off (LICO).
|Size of family unit||Minimum required income (CAD)|
|More than 7 persons, for each additional person, add||$6,723|