The Islamic Republic of Iran
Canada severed all relations with the Islamic Republic of Iran as of Friday 07 September 2012. Canada has closed its embassy in Tehran. Ottawa announced it was expelling all Iranian diplomats from Canada within 5 days. As of Wednesday 12 September 2012 there is no longer any official Iranian diplomatic presence in Canada. The issuance of Iranian tourist and visit visas has moved to the Iranian Interests Section of the Pakistani Embassy in Washington DC USA.
Do I Need a Visa to Visit Iran?
Canadian citizens using a Canadian passport require a visa to visit Iran.
Nationals of all countries need a visa.
For more information about travel conditions in the Middle East, please visit the Foreign Affairs Web site.