Invitation Letter for Canadian Visitor Visa

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An Invitation letter is a very important document that needs to accompany the Visitor Visa application for Canada.

We have a standard format that has been used by many of our readers and here it is.

Invitation Letter Format

Joe Schmoe
356 Forest Lane,
Toronto, ON – M5K 2J6
Home Phone: 647-885-9797
Cell Phone: 416-793-8455


Sub: Letter of Invitation/Support for Mr. Jacob Schmoe and Mrs. Rebecca Schmoe, my parents

I am writing to confirm that I wish to invite my father Mr. Jacob Schmoe and my mother Mrs. Rebecca Schmoe to visit me temporarily in Toronto, Canada. They will be visiting from February and will be back to India on May 2011.

I intend to financially support both of my parents during the trip, including their tickets from and back to India.I have also attached a recent bank statement to demonstrate that I have the funds to support both my parents during their stay in Canada. Enclosed to this letter is also a copy of the “Notice of Assessment” for the years 2009 and 2010 showing my annual income.

Both Mr. Jacob Schmoe and Mrs. Rebecca Schmoe will be residing with me during their stay.

My Information:


Date of birth: 8- JAN 1977

Home Address: 356 Forest Lane, Toronto, ON – M5K 2J6

Home Phone: 647-885-9797

Cell Phone: 416-793-8455


Work Phone: 647-355-0648

STATUS: PERMANENT RESIDENT ( Copy of Permanent Resident Card Enclosed )

Parents’ Information:

Father’s Name:  Jacob Schmoe

Mother’s Name:  Rebecca Schmoe

Current Address:  35  South Society Road,  Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India – 114007

Permanent Address: 35 South Society Road, Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India – 114007

Purpose of Trip: Visiting Son / Daughter-in-law and Tourism

Intended duration of Stay in Canada: 4 months

Please feel free to contact me at 416-793-8455 or by mail at my address above if you have any questions.

Thank you in advance for taking the time to consider my letter of invitation.


Joe Schmoe
January 5, 2011

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