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Consulate General of Canada to China, in Shanghai

We provide services to Canadians visiting and living in China.

We also provide services to Canadians in:

Jiangsu, Anhui, Zhejiang, Hubei and the city of Shanghai.

Services and information

Adoption and surrogacy

Process to adopt a child internationally and bring them back to Canada.

Birth abroad

Register a child's birth abroad.

Citizenship services

Steps to become a Canadian citizen. Get proof of citizenship.

Death abroad

Steps to follow when a loved one dies abroad.

Marriage abroad

Requirements, documents and processes for getting married abroad.

Notarial services

Have your documents certified and authenticated.

Passport services

Apply for a passport and what to do if your passport is lost, stolen or damaged.

Pensions and retirement

Information on pensions and retiring outside of Canada.

Studying abroad

Information on education or research opportunities in foreign countries.

Visa and immigration services

Apply to immigrate. Get a visa to study, work or visit Canada.

Voting abroad

Voting process for Canadians who live abroad.

Office information


ECO City Building, 8th floor, 1788 Nanjing Xi Lu - Jing An District, Shanghai, 200040, China

Office closures

These closures are subject to change in the event of a large-scale emergency. Emergency consular assistance for Canadians is always available 24/7.

Date Holiday
2024-01-01 New Year's Day
2024-02-12 Spring Festival
2024-02-13 Spring Festival
2024-03-29 Good Friday
2024-05-01 Labour Day (China)
2024-06-10 Dragon Boat Festival
2024-07-01 Canada Day
2024-09-02 Labour Day (Canada)
2024-09-30 National Day of Truth and Reconciliation
2024-10-01 National Day (China)
2024-12-25 Christmas
2024-12-26 Boxing Day
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