Costa Rica


Consular fees for procedures only at the Consulate in Ottawa

Costa Rican Citizens
Youth Mobility Between Costa Rica and Canada
Temporary and Permanent Residences
Payment Method

Additional information for wire transfers:

Bank name: TD Canada Trust

Institution number: 004

Transit number: 02296

Name under the bank account: Embassy of Costa Rica, Consular Services

Account number: 7304961

Find a summary of main consular fees:
Consular Services
Consular Fee
Legalization of signatures registered at the consulate US$ 40.00 Per Document
Legalization of diplomas and transcripts of Costa Rican citizens.
  • US$10.00 Per Document. Proof of Costa Rican citizenship presenting ID, valid Passport, or birth certificate no more than one year of issuance.
  • FREE OF CHARGE. Costa Rican students with scholarship must present a proof of that condition.
Legalization of diplomas and transcripts of foreign students. US$15.00 Per Document
Legalization of birth certificates, marriage or death of Costa Rican citizens, with the purpose of registration at Civil Registry of Costa Rica. FREE OF CHARGE
Authentication of power of attorney for the registration of a trade mark or patent. US$80.00 Per Document
Driver´s license certificate US$40 Per Document
Passports US$110 Per Document (includes the cost of US$52 for courier shipping from Costa Rica)
Temporary travel document US$32 Per Document
Tourist consular visa US$32 Per Document

Here you can access the latest Consular Fee Decree. (Decreto No 35757-RE del 4 de enero de 2010)