1. Fast.  VisaCentral specializes in securing Burkina Faso visas and can help you secure a Burkina Faso visa.
  2. Easy.  VisaCentral is the easiest way to get a visa.  We process Burkina Faso visas at the Burkina Faso Embassy every day for residents of Canada.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Burkina Faso Visa FAQs

When is the best time to apply for my Burkina Faso visa?
The best time to apply for your Burkina Faso visa is 1-2 months before your travel date.

Do I have to send you my passport to get a Burkina Faso visa? Is it safe to send a passport?
Yes. You will need to send your actual passport, not a copy of it. The Burkina Faso visa is stamped on your passport and will become one of your passport pages. Visa request cannot be processed without your original passport. Because of the importance of your passport, we strongly suggest that you send your application in a secure way, using a traceable courier such as FedEx.

Sample of Business Travel Requirements for a Burkina Faso Visa for Canadian Citizens

  1. Passport

    You must provide your actual signed passport, including one copy of the personal information page of your passport. Your passport must:

    • Have at least one blank visa page. Amendments and endorsement pages cannot be used to fulfill this requirement
    • Not be frayed, torn, separating, or altered in any other way

  2. Photographs

    You must provide two, identical colour passport-type photographs.  The photographs must:

    • Be 7 by 5 cm or 2.75 by 2 inches
    • Have your first and last name written on the back of the photograph
    • Have a white background
    • Be taken within the last 6 months
    • Be printed on photo paper

  3. Business Cover Letter

    You are required to provide a Business Introduction Letter from your Canadian-based company. All letters must be printed on company letterhead that displays an Canadian mailing address. Use the sample Business Introduction Letter provided at https://visacentral.ca/forms?formname=Canada-Business-Cover-Letter-Sample.pdf using the exact language and format provided in order to prevent a rejection and possible delays with your visa request.

  4. Visa Application Form

    You must provide two fully completed visa application forms. The application forms must:

    • Include answers for all fields. If something does not apply, enter "N/A"
    • Display your full name as it appears in your passport
    • Be signed

  5. Yellow Fever Certificate

    You must submit a copy of your Yellow Fever Certificate.

  6. VisaCentral Order Form

    You must provide one completed VisaCentral Order Form. The form must:

    • Include a valid email address and payment information
    • Include your signature in blue or black ink

  7. Traveller Registration (Highly Recommended)

    Feel safer and travel with peace of mind by using our Traveller Registration Service. Registration notifies the Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development where and when you will be travelling, enabling the Government of Canada to reach you in case of an emergency abroad or inform you of an emergency at home. To enroll in this optional service complete the registration form in this kit and send it to us with the rest of your documents.

Sample of Tourist Travel Requirements for a Burkina Faso Visa for Canadian Citizens

  1. Passport

    You must provide your actual signed passport, including one copy of the personal information page of your passport. Your passport must:

    • Have at least one blank visa page. Amendments and endorsement pages cannot be used to fulfill this requirement
    • Not be frayed, torn, separating, or altered in any other way

  2. Photographs

    You must provide two, identical colour passport-type photographs.  The photographs must:

    • Be 7 by 5 cm or 2.75 by 2 inches
    • Have your first and last name written on the back of the photograph
    • Have a white background
    • Be taken within the last 6 months
    • Be printed on photo paper

  3. Visa Application Form

    You must provide two fully completed visa application forms. The visa application form can be found online at: http://www.burkinafaso.ca/pages/form_en.htm. The visa application form must:

    • Include answers for all fields. If something does not apply, enter "N/A"
    • Display your full name as it appears in your passport
    • Be signed

  4. Yellow Fever Certificate

    You must submit a copy of your Yellow Fever Certificate.

  5. VisaCentral Order Form

    You must provide one completed VisaCentral Order Form. The form must:

    • Include a valid email address and payment information
    • Include your signature in blue or black ink

  6. Traveller Registration (Highly Recommended)

    Feel safer and travel with peace of mind by using our Traveller Registration Service. Registration notifies the Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development where and when you will be travelling, enabling the Government of Canada to reach you in case of an emergency abroad or inform you of an emergency at home. To enroll in this optional service complete the registration form in this kit and send it to us with the rest of your documents.