Contact Us

The Permanent Mission represents Canadian interests at the United Nations, the World Trade Organization and numerous other international organizations in Geneva, Switzerland.

Address, Telephone, Fax, Email

5 Avenue de l’Ariana
1202 Geneva, Switzerland

Tel.: 41/22 9199200         
Fax: 41/22 9199233
For Political/Economic matters (UN/CD):
For Consular matters:
For Trade/Economic matters (WTO, WIPO, UNCTAD, ITC):
For Administration matters:
For any other questions:

Hours of Operation

Monday to Friday: 08:30 - 12:30 and 14:00 - 17:30 (except statutory holidays)
Consular opening hours: 09:00 – 11:30 Monday to Friday (closed statutory holidays)

For Emergencies outside of office hours, Canadian citizens can communicate with the Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade 24 hour Emergency Services Operations Centre in Ottawa. Calls will be forwarded automatically from the general telephone number (022-919-9200) or by phoning (00-1-613) 996-8885.

Statutory Holidays - Office Closures During 2014
DateAnnual Holiday

Wednesday, January 1

New Year

Monday, February 17

Family Day (Ontario)

Friday, April 18

Good Friday

Monday, April 21

Easter Monday

Thursday, May 29


Monday, June 9


Friday, August 1

Swiss National Day

Thursday, September 11

Geneva Fast

Friday, September 12

Geneva Fast (day after)

Thursday, December 25

Christmas Day

Friday, December 26

Boxing Day