The Supervisa immigration stream is a program Introduced in 2011. It is an option for parents and grandparents of Canadian citizens and permanent residents to visit and live with relatives and friends in Canada for extended periods without the need to renew their temporary status in Canada.
Along with the income eligibility requirements for a parent and grandparents’ supervisa, you need proof of valid supervisa insurance from a Canadian provider for Supervisa Emergency Medical Insurance. This specific type of insurance ensures that visitors can cover their unexpected medical costs if they become sick or injured in Canada.
Super visa insurance takes care of the cost of emergency medical visits to the hospital or walk-in clinics and dental care, hospitalization, prescription medication, and repatriation of remains.
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Faq (Frequently Asked Question)
What is the Canadian super visa?
Supervisas allow parents and grandparents of Canadian citizens and permanent residents to stay in Canada for up to two years. It’s classified as a multi-entry visa (meaning you can leave and return) and is valid for up to 10 years, depending on your passport. As a part of the application, you’ll need to prove you have private emergency medical insurance from a Canadian insurance company and fulfill a few other requirements from immigration.
How much does super visa insurance cost?
The value of your insurance policy to fulfill the coverage is as unique as any individual. To determine your insurance’s cost, age, medical history, duration of stay and the company that would be your provider play a considerable role. Each situation is unique, and the cost is set that way as well. To determine how much insurance would cost you for your parents or grandparents, you can use our rate calculator by entering some basic personal information.
What does Super visa Insurance cover?
Super visa insurance plans cover emergency medical expenses resulting from sudden, unplanned and unforeseen accidents or illness. Super visa insurance generally covers emergency medical and dental care, hospital stays, prescription medication, medical evacuation, emergency return home, and repatriation of remains. Any medical expenses related to pre-existing medical conditions would be excluded from payment unless insurance was selected with Pre-existing medical conditions.
What are the super visa insurance requirements?
According to Canada’s eligibility requirements, super visa insurance must be purchased from a Canadian insurance company and meet the following criteria:
-Valid for at least 365 days of 1 year from the date of entry in Canada
-At least $100,000 in emergency medical coverage from Canadian insurance providers
-Have proof the medical insurance has paid annually, or monthly plans are also a good option (quotes aren’t accepted)
-As part of the process, you’ll also have to complete an immigration medical examination.
Does super visa insurance only for parents or grandparents of Canadian citizens/ permanent residents?
Yes, Super visa insurance is a specific type of Visitor to Canada insurance designed for individuals who meet the government’s super visa eligibility requirements. Super visa requirements:
- Your child or grandchild must be a Canadain Citizen or Permanent resident to apply for Supervisa
- Your child or grandchild must write a letter of invitation for you to apply for a super visa
- Your child or grandchild must meet the minimum income criteria and provide a written commitment of financial support
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