Canada’s Drag Race FAQ

When should I apply?

We advise that you apply sooner rather than later. Time is tight. You want to apply early and set that bar. The casting team will be discussing and assessing applications AS THEY ARE RECEIVED.

What is the age requirement?

Applicants must be 19 years of age by November 8, 2021 to apply.

Do I need to be a Canadian Citizen?

You must be a Canadian Citizen or Permanent Resident of Canada to apply for Canada’s Drag Race. 

What is the CDR3 COVID-19 policy?

CDR3 will be following current local, provincial and federal government guidelines and will require participants to be fully vaccinated.

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How do I know that you’ve actually received my application?

When you hit the ‘Apply Now - BAM’ button, you will see a Submission Confirmation page that says ‘ConDRAGulations!’

Once you see this page, you can rest assured that we have received your application.

Will I be contacted by the casting team regarding the status of my application?

Due to the large number of applicants for Canada’s Drag Race, we are unable to contact each applicant.  We will only attempt to contact those candidates who are selected to move forward in the casting process.

Can I apply more than once?

NO. We will only consider the first application received.  Any subsequent application received from the same candidate will be deleted. 

I have applied for S1 and/or S2, can I use the same photos and videos?

You may. Bear in mind, you want to put your best, freshest, most up-to-date foot forward. We cannot wait to see what you are serving now. 


Can I start my application, stop and come back to complete it at another time?

NO. You must complete your application in one session.  You cannot access your application at a later time. 

You are advised to read and review the application and prep your visuals before starting. 


Can I apply on my phone?

We strongly advise that you complete your application on a laptop or desktop computer.

I am not able to upload my video.  Are there special requirements to do so?

You should be able to easily drag and ‘death’ drop your video into the application.  If you have issues loading photos or video, email us directly at

Am I allowed to post my video publicly on social media; YouTube, Vimeo, Facebook, IG, TikTok?

NO.  Due to the confidential nature of the series, you MUST keep your application video private.  Applicants MAY BE DISQUALIFIED for breaching confidentiality.

I have questions about the Online Agreement Terms & Conditions. 

Please be sure to read the Online Agreement Terms & Conditions in full before submitting your Application.  If you have specific questions, please consult legal counsel at your own expense. 

How will I know if I’ve moved to the next round of casting?

You will be contacted by a member of the CDR3 Casting Team by phone or email. Those candidates selected to move forward will be contacted no later than January 3, 2022. 

What is the deadline to apply?

The deadline to apply is Sunday, December 5, 2021, 11:59pm PST. That said, please refer to FAQ question #1.