IMMIGRATION MEDICAL EXAMINATION (IME) FOR CANADIAN VISA APPLICANT

IME for the Canadian Visa applicants consists of Medical History, Physical exam, Laboratory and Radiological Test, the mandatory Laboratory and Radiological test includes:

Urine Examination ≥ 5 years
Chest X-ray ≥ 11 years

Note: The above tests may also be indicated for the below age limit depending on the medical condition.

You need to bring the following documents at the time of your Medical examination:

  • Original and valid passport with one photocopy or alternatively a clearly readable photocopy of valid passport along with original and valid Computerized National Identity Card issued by NADRA.
    • Refugees applicant :  Refugee Identity card issued by NADRA/UNCHR or Tazkira.
  • Health request letter containing IME or UCI* number.
  • Medical test reports regarding past or current medical status
  • Antenatal card for pregnant ladies.
  • Eyeglasses or Contact Lens.
  • If you're under 18, your parent or legal guardian with you.

Health Request Letter: After lodging your visa Application, visa officer issues a health request letter to all intending migrants who need to go through a medical examination. This letter indicates your IME or UCI number except for those intended for Upfront Medical Examination. For further information related to Canadian medical examination please visit CIC website, http://www.cic.gc.ca/english/information/medical/index.asp

Service Fee:

The below service fee is collected at IOM Migration Health Assessment centers. It covers the cost for initial IME which includes Physical examination, Urine analysis & chest x-ray.

Age Islamabad and Karachi MHAC Fee Lahore MHAC Fee Total Lahore GST in Specific Services included in Lahore MHAC fee
< 5y PKR 6,190 PKR 6190 PKR 0
 5 - 10y PKR 6,810 PKR 6906 PKR 96
 11 - 15y PKR 10,520 PKR 11200 PKR 680
> 15y (excluding Hep B, and Hep C) PKR 13,000 PKR 14072 PKR 1072
Reassessment PKR 7,430 PKR 8014 PKR 584
Sputum Smear Only (3 samples) PKR 2,480 PKR 2876 PKR 396
Sputum Smear and Culture (3 samples) PKR 9,900 PKR 11484 PKR 1584
Follow-up Charges Fixed PKR 620 PKR 620 0

Screening at Lahore center applies 16% GST on Laboratory and Radiology test on top of the above service fee.

Additional Medical test, including Sputum examination, furtherance request for a repeat chest X-Ray and specialist consultation are not included on service fee and will be charged separately.

Submission of your medical result:

For eMedical applicant, the medical documents will be submitted electronically at eMedical after receiving of complete results. You may contact our call center +92 (051) 111-466-472 or email at: mhdislamabad@iom.int if you wish to inquire about your health case submission status.