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Application Form:

Visa Application Form


* For more information please call the Embassy

(Saliba)  (613)236-5825 Ext.228, Passport@LebanonEmbassy.ca

(Najib)  (613)236-5825 Ext.227, Visa@LebanonEmbassy.ca


Two Option:


Obtain Visa at Beirut International airport or

Obtain Visa from the Embassy


Obtain Visa at Beirut International airport


The following is a list of countries whose citizens can obtain an entry visa upon arrival at Beirut

 International Airport or any other port of entry if there is no Israeli visa or seal on their



Andorra, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, The Bahamas,

 Barbados, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Bhutan, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, China Republic, Czech

 Republic, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cyprus, Denmark, Dominican Republic, Estonia, Finland, France,

 Great Britain, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Japan,

 Kazakhstan, Islamic Republic of Iran, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Lithuania, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg,

 Macedonia, Macau (S A R), Malaysia, Malta, Mexico, Moldova, Monaco, Montinegro, Netherlands,

 New Zealand, Norway, Palau, Panama, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Romania, Saint Kitts & Nevis,

 Samoa, San Marino, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden,

 Switzerland, Tajikistan, Turkey ( exclusively at the airport), Turkmenistan,

 USA, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Venezuela, Yugoslavia.


* The cost for a visa at the airport is $17 US, it is for one entry and valid for 3 months only.


* There is no fee for the Airport’s visa valid for one month and one entry only.


* Holders of Iraqi passports can be issued tourist visas upon their arrival to Lebanon via Beirut

 Airport, if they hold two thousand dollars in cash, hotel booking or known address, and a return



Obtain Visa from the Embassy


- You can obtain a visa at the Embassy or by mail.


- The validity of a visa is 90 days starting from the issue date.


- The duration of a visa is 15 days, one, three or six months starting from the day of entry to



- In case of a visa for an underage child, both parents should sign a consent letter authorizing the

 child to travel.


- A visa will not be issued on any passport or travel document stamped with an Israeli visa or seal.

 Moreover, a Lebanese visa is rendered invalid if an Israeli visa or seal is stamped on the passport.


Required papers for Visa:


- You need to fill out a Visa Application Form and present it to the Embassy with the followings:


a. Valid original passport with 2 clear coloured photocopies of the pages that contain

the full name, photo, passport #, issue date, and expiry date.


b. One recent colour photos (Size 4,3 x 3,5 cm not drawn from another photos) showing

full details of the face with a white background.


c. FOR MINORS UNDER 18 YEARS OF AGE, a consent letter to issue a passport

or a visa is required from both parents.

Authorizing the child to obtain a Visa

  • In person: at the Embassy in front of the Consular Officer.
  • By mail: in front of a notary public.


d. University/ School or Work attestation


e. Prepaid self-addressed (return) envelope and a phone number.


f. the amount of:


- $35 CAD : Visa one entry

- $50 CAD : Visa two entries

- $70 CAD : Visa multiple entries

In person: cash.

By mail : a money order payable to the Embassy of Lebanon.

              We do not accept any cash via mail.


To complete the formalities by mail:


1. Mail all the requested documents with 2 photocopies (write your family registration number if

 available) and a prepaid self-addressed (return) envelope to the Embassy at the following address:


Embassy of Lebanon

640 Lyon Street

Ottawa, ON K1S 3Z5


2. The Embassy returns the completed formality to the sender in the prepaid self-addressed

 (return) envelope.




Lebanese Associations and Institutions in Canada

Contact us

Phone: + (1) 613-236-5825

Fax: + (1) 613-232-1609

Email: info@LebanonEmbassy.ca

Embassy Business Hours

Monday to Friday

9:00am - 3:00pm

Temporary Address

Hardini Center

2nd floor - Section C - Room 263

235 Donald Street

Ottawa, ON K1K 1N1