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High Commission of Canada in Mozambique, in Maputo

We provide services to Canadians visiting and living in Mozambique.

We also provide services to Canadians in:

Eswatini, Angola

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.

Criminal record checks

How to get a criminal record check abroad, if required.

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.

Voting abroad

Voting process for Canadians who live abroad.

Office information


Avenida Kenneth Kaunda 1138, Maputo, Mozambique

Office closures

Date Holiday
2024-01-01 New Year's Day
2024-02-05 Dia dos Heróis Moçambicanos (in lieu)
2024-04-01 Easter Monday
2024-04-08 Dia da Mulher Moçambicana (in lieu)
2024-05-01 Dia do Trabalhador
2024-05-20 Victoria Day
2024-06-25 Dia da Independência de Moçambique
2024-07-01 Canada Day
2024-09-25 Dia das Forças Armadas de Defesa de Moçambique
2024-09-30 National Day for Truth and Reconciliation
2024-10-14 Thanksgiving Day
2024-11-11 Remembrance Day / Dia da Cidade de Maputo (in lieu)
2024-12-25 Christmas Day / Dia da Familia
2024-12-26 Boxing Day
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