is an electronic visa that authorizes you to enter Canada for the following purposes: Tourism, Business, Transit.
It is a multiple entry visa, that allows you to stay in Canada for a period of time not exceeding 6 months. The processing time can take up to 72 hours. An eTA is valid for up to five years or until your passport expires, whichever comes first.
When you travel to Canada you will need to present the passport you used to apply for your eTA to the airline check-in staff. An eTA is linked to your passport. It is not a physical document - there is no need to print the confirmation and to carry it with yourself.
Brazilian citizens can apply for an eTA if they met one of the following condition:
- being an US Permanent Resident (holding a Green card),
- holding Canadian Visa in the past 10 years,
- currently holding US nonimmigrant visa.
British overseas territory citizen who derives that citizenship through birth, descent, naturalization or registration in one of the British overseas territories of: Anguilla, Bermuda, British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Falkland Islands, Gibraltar, Montserrat, Pitcairn Island, Saint Helena, Turks and Caicos Islands.
An eTA is mandatory in cases of a transit through and travel to Canada by plane. If you are travelling via road or via sea, then you are exempted from making a visa application.
If you meet one of the following conditions, you are entitled to apply online for an eTA to Canada: