ATTENTION: Due to X-mas & New Year Holidays most of our Canadian offices will be closed from 1 pm Dec 24 to Dec 26 inclusive & from 4 pm Dec 28 to Jan 1, 2019 inclusive. Our CALGARY office will be closed from noon Dec. 24 to Dec 30 inclusive, and on Jan. 01.

IMPORTANT CHINA VISA ANNOUNCEMENT: From January 02, 2019 China consulates in Canada will require each applicant to come pesronally for fingerprinting. Visa Center advises to get China visa before the end of 2018 to avoid visa process complexities of new procedure! Apply at any Visa Center office or by mail before Dec. 31!

Sierra Leone Visa Pricing (includes Embassy and handling fee)
8 daysturnaround 4 daysturnaround
Single Entry visa - Tourist, Business, Private valid for 365 days with max 180 days stay $ 298.00
(+TAX $25.09)
or $ 368.00
(+TAX $25.09)
Multiple Entry visa - Tourist, Business, Private valid for 365 days with max 180 days stay $ 398.00
(+TAX $24.44)
or $ 485.00
(+TAX $26.65)
*Above prices include Consular / Embassy fee, Visa Center fee. No other processing fees will be added.

Nearest Sierra Leone Holidays - Apply TODAY to avoid delays due to consulate closure!

Tuesday, Dec 25 Christmas Day
Wednesday, Dec 26 Boxing Day

Sierra Leone Visa Requirements

  • Original passport valid for 12 months.
  • One (1) passport size photo less than 6 months old. (Photo facility is available on-site - TORONTO, OTTAWA, MARKHAM & VANCOUVER). Please note that photos from photo booth or home-shot photos are not acceptable.
  • Filled out and signed Sierra Leone visa application form.

  • Copy of round trip tickets or confirmed itinerary along with the hotel reservation. In case the hotel reservation is not available the letter by the applicant with the details of the accommodation in Sierra Leone is required.

    For private visa applicants: Letter of invitation (must be dated and signed) copy along with the copy of the inviter's ID.
    For volunteer visa applicants: Letter of invitation from the inviting organization.
  • For traveling minors:
    - Both parents must sign the form and get it notarized (notarization may be done in our Toronto head office).
    - A copy of child's birth certificate.
    - Copies of both parents government issued ID cards.
  • Persons WITH DUAL citizenship, ONE of which IS Canadian, must apply WITH their Canadian passports only. Applicants WITH other THAN Canadian passports must provide the copy of the document confirming their current resident STATUS IN Canada (PR Card, Landed Document, WORK Permit)
  • NOTE: Want to check if you prepared your Sierra Leone visa application documents correctly? Click on the following link: and send us your file for quick evaluation.

Sierra Leone Business Visa Requirements (additionally to the requirements above)

  • Bank Statement. Copy of a recent bank statement showing proof of sufficient funds.
  • Business Letter. Letter from company in Canada explaining the purpose of the trip, companies to be visited and guaranteeing sufficient funds.
  • Business Letter. An ORIGINAL invitation letter from the company to be visited.

Application center locations


1000 Finch Ave. W. Suite 900, North York, ON
M3J 2V5

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3601 HWY 7 East, Suite 1005, Markham, ON
L3R 0M3

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400 5th Avenue SW, Suite 300, Calgary, AB
T2P 0L6

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550 West Broadway Suite 730, Vancouver, BC
V5Z 0E9

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1155 Rene Levesque Blvd. West Suite 2500, Montreal, QC
H3B 2K4