Important benefits of a Canadian passport

A Canadian passport allows visa-free travel access to 183 countries, making it one of the foremost in the world. This year the distinction of most recognised passport went to:

  • Singaporean passport (granting access to 193 countries),
  • Japan trailing closely behind (granting access to 192 countries).
  • Afghanistan passport scored last this year, allowing access to 27 countries without a visa.

 Canadian passport holders enjoy visa-free travel to over 183 locations around the world, some of which include:

  • The United States
  • The United Kingdom
  • The Schengen Area
  • Australia and New Zealand
  • South Korea
  • Singapore
  • Japan
  • Brazil; and
  • The United Arab Emirates

Canada permits dual citizenship; Thus, you can maintain as many passports as you qualify for.

Note: A direct child of a Canadian citizen (who was a citizen at the time of the child’s birth) may be eligible to inherit citizenship status from parent.