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:

Hours of Operation

Monday to Friday: 08:30 - 12:00 and 13:00 - 16:30 (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 2015
DateAnnual Holiday

Thursday, January 1

New Year

Monday, February 16

Family Day (Ontario)

Friday, April 3

Good Friday

Monday, April 6

Easter Monday

Thursday, May 14


Monday, May 25


Monday, August 3

Civic Holiday

Thursday, September 10

Geneva Fast

Friday, September 11

Geneva Fast (day after)

Friday, December 25

Christmas Day

Monday, December 28 in lieu of Saturday, December 26

Boxing Day