Last Updated on June 30, 2021 by Steven Meurrens

A Temporary Resident Visa (“TRV”) is a document issued by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (“IRCC”) which shows that the person has met the requirements for admission to Canada as a temporary resident.  It is typically a counterfoil that is placed in a person’s passport.


From 2011-2021 (February) the temporary resident visa approval rates based on country of citizenship were as follows:

TRV Approval Rates