Practical Information

Attending Sibos 2023

Visa requirements

Most foreign nationals who are planning to attend Sibos 2023 in person will require a Temporary Resident Visa (TRV) or an Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA) to travel to Canada. To find out if you need a TRV or eTA, please visit the official website of the Government of Canada.

Processing times for visa applications can take several weeks or months, so we encourage participants to begin their application process as soon as possible. More information on application processing times can be found here. Once a participant has applied, they can check their application status by visiting here.

Venue information

Located in the heart of downtown Toronto, the Metro Toronto Convention Centre (MTCC) is recognised as one of North America’s leading convention centres.

The MTCC sits within the city’s vibrant business and entertainment district making it highly accessible for Sibos participants and within walking distance of countless hotels. For international participants travelling into Toronto, the Centre can be reached in just over 30 minutes by rail from Toronto Pearson International Airport.


The Sibos hotel booking service provides access to the official Sibos hotels at competitive rates. When you register for Sibos you’ll receive a link to this service. Please book your accommodation as soon as possible to ensure access to a hotel close to the Sibos venue.

Flight deals

Air Canada, Canada's largest airline and a founding member of Star Alliance™, is the official airline partner for Sibos 2023. We’re pleased to offer Sibos participants discounted rates on Air Canada flights to Toronto. Once your Sibos registration has been approved and we’ve received full payment, your confirmation email will include details on how to access these rates.

Need more information?

Please consult our FAQs for all the details you need to plan your trip.