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The Czech Republic

Do I Need a Visa to Visit the Czechia ? (The Czech Republic)

Canadian citizens using Canadian passports do not require a visa to enter Czechia for tourism or business stays under ninety (90) days.

Most other nationals will need a visa.

Non-Canadians must apply IN PERSON at the Czechia Embassy or Consulate for the European Customs Treaty Zone visa. Visa seekers are advised that they must seek visas directly and in person from the embassy or consulate as they will be interviewed and fingerprinted and biometrically scanned

Non-Canadians must make an appointment directly with the appropriate embassy or consulate and attend the IN PERSON interview and fingerprinting. You must contact the embassy for the appointment. The embassy will tell you which documents to bring to your appointment.

Czechia is a signatory of the European Customs Agreement on border control and visa standardization.


Embassy of the Czech Republic
251 Cooper Street
Ottawa ON K2P 0G2
Tel: (613) 562-3875
Fax: (613) 562-3878

Consulate General of the Czech Republic in Toronto
Suite 2200
2 Bloor Street West, #1500
Toronto ON M4W 3E2
Tel: 416 972 1476
Fax: 416 972 6991

For more information about travel conditions, please visit the Foreign Affairs Web site.