Canadian Embassy in Washington, United States of America

You will find information such as contact info, email, website address, opening hours and direction to the Canadian Embassy in Washington. The Embassy helps the government of Canada to maintain cordial economic, political, cultural, social and other transnational ties with the government of United States of America.

Head of Mission :
David MacNaughton, Ambassador

Consular Services
Consulate services including visa, passport, document legalization, emergency travel document and assistance, and so on are provided by the embassy and/or consulate. Be sure to contact them ahead on how to book an appointment or be properly directed.

Appointment booking can be done via phone call during the official opening hours. The consulate may have dedicated support for Canada in United States of America, or prioritize their appointments

Visa and Passport
If you want to know more about the types of Visas for your travel to Canada or more information, you can get more information Canada Visa.

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Canada Representation in United States of America
Canada is well represented in United States of America by Canadian Embassy in Washington andCanadian Honorary Consulate in Anchorage,Canadian Consulate General in Atlanta,Canadian Consulate General in Boston,Canadian Consulate General in Dallas,Canadian Consulate General in Detroit,Canadian Consulate General in Miami,Canadian Consulate General in Chicago,Canadian Consulate General in Denver,Canadian Consulate General in Los Angeles,Canadian Consulate General in Minneapolis,Canadian Consulate General in New York,Canadian Honorary Consulate in Pittsburgh,Canadian Consulate in San Diego,Canadian Consulate General in San Francisco,Canadian Consulate General in Seattle,Canadian Honorary Consulate in Tampa,Canadian Trade Office in Houston . The Canadian Embassy is located in the capital city of United States of America and may (may not) provide the same services of the Canadian consulate located in another city. It is crucial to call for direction.

United States of America Representation in Canada
United States of America is also well represented in Canada by American Embassy in Ottawa , American Consulate General in Calgary , American Consulate General in Halifax , American Consulate General in Montreal , American Consulate General in Quebec , American Consulate General in Toronto , American Consulate General in Vancouver , American Consulate in Winnipeg , . The United States of America Embassy is located in the capital city of Canada and may (may not) provide the same services of the consulate located in another city. It is crucial to call for direction.

Canada and United States of America Representation in the World
Both countries have good bilateral relationships and they are well represented in different countries around the world. Canada has 232 Embassies and Consulates worldwide while United States of America has 290 Embassies and Consulates worldwide.

Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) disease the Canadian Embassy in Washington could have adjusted its office hours or services. Please do confirm personally.

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The purpose of your intended travel (Tourist, Business, Studies or etc) and other facts will determine what type of visa is required under Canada immigration law. As a visa applicant, you will need to establish that you meet all requirements to receive the category of visa for which you are applying.

Canadian other Embassies, Consulates and representations in United States of America

Along with the Canadian Embassy in Washington, Canada also has  17  other representations in United States of America as:


Canadian Consulate General in New York, United States

1251 Ave. of the Americas
New York, NY 10020-1175
United States

(+1) (212) 596 1628

(+1) (212) 596 1790