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Government of Canada services and information in Prague, Czech Republic

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Services and information provided to Canadians by the Embassy of Canada to the Czech Republic, in Prague.

COVID-19: Travel guidance

All travellers, regardless of citizenship, must meet specific requirements when coming to Canada. For information on COVID-19 and travel, visit COVID-19: Travel, testing, quarantine and borders.

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Adoption and surrogacy

Refer to International adoption.

Birth abroad

Refer to Birth abroad.

Citizenship services

Complete your citizenship application before booking an appointment to present your documents in person.

Note: You that cannot be accepted to the embassy without an appointment. To book an appointment, send an email to prguecs@international.gc.ca or call +420 272 101 800.

Pay your application fees online before you apply for citizenship services.

Payment method

Pay your application fees online.

In person, payment for all citizenship services will be by credit card and/or bank transfers only.

Cash will not be accepted.

The Embassy's bank account number is 479695173/0300

Clients can transfer local currency only.

Details Fee (CAD) Fee (CZK)
Application for a Citizenship Certificate for adults and minors (Proof of Citizenship) 75.00 1410.00
Application to Renounce Canadian Citizenship 100.00 1880.00
Replacement / Update of proof of Canadian citizenship 75.00 1410.00
Application for a Search of Citizenship Records 75.00 1410.00

Marriage abroad

Refer to Marriage abroad.

Notarial services

The office provides the following notarial services, by appointment only, to Canadian citizens and, in limited cases, to non-Canadian citizens if the documents are intended for use in Canada.

Note: You cannot be accepted to the embassy without an appointment. To book an appointment, send an email to prguecs@international.gc.ca or call +420 272 101 800.

Documents must be in English or French, or accompanied by an official translation in English or French.

Authentication/Attestation (certify the document signature, the position of an official and the seal are genuine):

Certified copy (certify the document is a true copy of the original):

  • Documents presented by a Canadian citizen or a non-Canadian citizen for use in Canada; exceptions apply (fees apply).
  • Government-issued identification requiring a certified true copy (fees apply).

Witness a signature (consular officer witnesses a signature):

  • Documents presented by a Canadian citizen or a non-Canadian citizen for use in Canada; exceptions apply (fees apply).
  • Government-issued identification requiring a witnessed signature (fees apply).

Note: Complete all documents before booking an appointment. Sign all documents in front of the consular officer.

Legalization of Canadian documents for use in Czech Republic

Have the signature on birth, marriage and death certificates authenticated in Canada by following instructions on the Authentication of documents website.

After authenticated in Canada, have the signature authenticated by the Czech consular services at the Embassy of the Czech Republic in Ottawa.

Criminal record checks

The Embassy of Canada to the Czech Republic no longer provides any services for criminal name index check or criminal records checks. Clients can find the information they need for these services on the Royal Canadian Mounted Police website.

Payment method

Payment for all notarial services will be by credit card and/or bank transfers only.

Cash will not be accepted.

The Embassy's bank account number is 479695173/0300

Clients can transfer local currency only.

Details Fee (CAD) Fee (CZK)
Administering an oath or receiving a statutory declaration or affirmation. The fee shown is per document. 50.00 940.00
Attesting any document bearing a signature (affidavit, declaration, affirmation, etc.). The fee shown is per document. 50.00 940.00
Authenticating (witnessing) a signature. The fee shown is per document. 50.00 940.00
Authenticating the signature and seal of a foreign authority. The fee shown is per document. 50.00 940.00
Authenticating signatures of Canadian authorities or notaries. 50.00 940.00
Certifying a true copy of a document. The fee shown is per copy. 20.00 380.00
Transfer of private or public funds from Canada or elsewhere to the mission. The fee shown is per transfer. 75.00 1410.00
Making a copy of a document (photocopy). The fee shown is per document. 3.00 57.00
Providing a Passport Canada CTC. The fee shown is per set of three copies. 45.00 850.00

Passport services

You can pay online for all your passport services before completing your passport application.

Book an appointment to present your documents in person.

Note: You cannot be accepted to the embassy without an appointment. To book an appointment, send an email to prguecs@international.gc.ca or call +420 272 101 800.

Payment method

Pay online for all your passport services.

In person, payment for all passport services will be by credit card and/or bank transfers only.

Cash will not be accepted.

The Embassy's bank account number is 479695173/0300

Clients can transfer local currency only.

Details Fee (CAD) Fee (CZK)
10-year adult passport (age 16 or over) 260.00 4940.00
5-year adult passport (age 16 or over) 190.00 3610.00
5-year Child passport (0-15 years of age) 100.00 1900.00
Additional fee for replacing a valid lost or stolen passport 45.00 855.00
Pre-paid postage fee 3.30 60.00
Pay online

Pensions and retirement

Refer to Benefits for Canadians living abroad.

Studying abroad

Refer to Studying abroad and EduCanada.

Visa and immigration services

Voting abroad

Refer to Elections (voting from abroad).

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