A new Visa Application Centre for Canada has opened in Saint Lucia, Prime Minister Allen Chastanet has announced.
In a post on his official Facebook page Chastanet said that the centre is open to provide visa services and biometric collection for persons who require a visa or work/student permit for Canada.
“It means travellers no longer have to go to Barbados or Trinidad to have the process done,” the PM said.
However he noted that it does not change the process for Canadian citizens who need to apply for passports or other travel documents.
According to the PM, the visa application centre is located at the Leverage Business Group office at the bottom of the Mongiraud hill, with hours of Operation being from 07:30 – 16:00.