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Fees and payment methods

As of January 1, 2015, all fees levied by the Ministère will be increased1. Please consult the table below for the new fee schedule.



The application must include the forms, duly completed and signed, all necessary documents, and payment of the required fees (in Canadian currency only), otherwise it will be returned to the applicant without being processed.


The application must be submitted or mailed to the office that covers your country or territory of residence. Select your country or territory where you legally reside:

Country or territory of residence


The fees levied by the Québec government for processing immigration applications are indicated below (Application for a Selection Certificate).

Fees in effect – Permanent worker
December 31, 2014
As of
January 1, 2015
Principal applicant
Spouse or de facto spouse
Each dependent child


The fees required must be paid in full, in Canadian currency only, by you or by a third party, at the time the application is dropped off or mailed. These fees are not reimbursed, even if your application is refused.

1 The increase affects the fees payable under An Act Respecting Immigration to Québec and the Regulation respecting the selection of foreign nationals as well as the fees for an Évaluation comparative des études effectuées hors du Québec (comparative evaluation for studies done outside Québec). The 1.06% adjustment corresponds to the increase in Québec’s consumer price index for the period ending on September 30, 2014. It respects the requirements of Section 83.3 of the Québec government’s Financial Administration Act.

Method of payment

The method of payment may vary depending on the country or territory:


If you are currently residing in Québec for work or studies and you would like to immigrate permanently, read the specific procedure for temporary workers or foreign students.



To find out more

Processing times


Useful link

  • Citizenship and Immigration Canada - Fees for permanent residence.


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