Canada/Botswana: Whether there was a Canadian visitor visa requirement for citizens of Botswana in 2004 and 2005
|Publisher||Canada: Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada|
|Author||Research Directorate, Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada, Ottawa|
|Publication Date||1 April 2008|
|Citation / Document Symbol||ZZZ102805.E|
|Cite as||Canada: Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada, Canada/Botswana: Whether there was a Canadian visitor visa requirement for citizens of Botswana in 2004 and 2005, 1 April 2008, ZZZ102805.E, available at: http://www.refworld.org/docid/49b92b58c.html [accessed 20 September 2014]|
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In 1 April 2008 correspondence, a representative of CIC said that in 2004 and 2005, citizens of Botswana did not require a visitor visa to visit Canada (nor do they need one in 2008) (Canada 1 Apr. 2008).
This Response was prepared after researching publicly accessible information currently available to the Research Directorate within time constraints. This Response is not, and does not purport to be, conclusive as to the merit of any particular claim for refugee protection. Please find below the list of additional sources consulted in researching this Information Request.
Canada. 1 April 2008. Correspondence from a representative of Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) in Ottawa, who consulted with a colleague at the Canadian High Commission in Pretoria, South Africa (responsible for visa processing for Botswana).
Additional Sources Consulted
Internet sites, including: Canadian High Commission in Pretoria, South Africa; Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC); Factiva; Google.