ممثلية المملكة العربية السعودية في كندا Canada Embassy Services Consular Services Instructions Visa Goverment Goverment Last updated: 6/23/2014 10:20 AM Page Image Image Caption Page Content Goverment The sponsor in Saudi Arabia must apply for a visa authorization through the Saudi Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Once the request is granted, the Ministry of foreign Affairs will send the authorization directly to the Consulate. Your sponsor must provide you with the authorization copy. REQUIREMENTS: (All applicants must process their visas through an approved agent listed in your area) A completed visa application form.Original and one copy of a passport valid for at least six months from the travel date, the passport must have two side by side empty pages.One recent photograph (4 cm x 6 cm) with the name written on the back Government visas are free of chargeNon-Canadian applicants must submit a valid permanent residency card, (Send only copy of front and back of the PR card.A copy of the authorization slipCopy of confirmed reservation into and out of the Kingdom Additional documents may be requested if needed Please make sure to complete all requirements and make sure to attach the requirements to the application form. Visitors should not overstay the time granted on visa and do not grant the applicant the right to work or to reside in Kingdom of Saudi ArabiaVisitors to the Kingdom must abide by the country's Islamic laws and regulations and respect its society’s values and traditions.The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia's laws against drug trafficking are strictly enforced. Violators are subject to severe punishment, which may include the death penalty.