Consulate General of Lebanon in Montreal


General Information:                                                                                                                                                        (Application Form)

Lebanese citizens can go to Lebanon without a visa, if they have a valid Canadian passport AND a Lebanese I.D. (or civil status act - Ikhraj Kayd).


Please note that NO visa to Lebanon will be issued on the passports showing an Israeli visa, or a stamp of an entrance to Israel; and

a Visa to Lebanon is automatically cancelled in case an Israeli visa is obtained later.


For minors, both parents must be present to apply for the visa, with one small colored picture of the child (white background) and his birth certificate.


In case one of the parents is abroad, an official and original power of attorney should be presented to the Consulate in order to allow the other parent to apply for a visa.


Canadian passport holders can obtain their entry visa directly upon arrival to the Rafic Hariri’s International Airport in Beirut.  For those who wish to obtain their visa at the Consulate before traveling, they must fill up the application form and present along the following documents:

       - One small colored picture with a white background

       - Passport: valid for more than 6 months after the date of return, with no visa or entry to Israël

       - Address and phone number in Lebanon


For other nationalities, please contact the Consulate General for more details: (514) 276-2638 ext. 2348.


Validity :

Travelers have three months to enter Lebanon, after the visa’s issue date.

The « one » entry and « two » entries visas are valid for 3 months after the date of arrival to Lebanon.

The « multiple entries » visa is valid for 6 months after the date of arrival to Lebanon.


         Fees: (payable cash)

                - 35.00 $: One entry Visa

                - 50.00 $: Two entries Visas

                - 70.00 $: Multiple entries


           Processing time: 2 working days.