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Embassy of Canada to the Republic of Korea, in Seoul

We provide services to Canadians visiting and living in the Republic of Korea.

Services and information

Birth abroad

Register a child's birth abroad.

Child abduction

Steps to take if your child is abducted in Canada or 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.

Divorce abroad

Information on divorce procedures while abroad.

Legal matters

Steps to take should you need legal help 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.

Same-sex marriage abroad

Country specific information on same-sex marriage.

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


21 Jeongdong-gil (Jeong-dong), Jung-gu, Seoul (04518), Republic of Korea

Our representative

Tamara Mawhinney, Ambassador of Canada to the Republic of Korea

Tamara Mawhinney
Ambassador of Canada to the Republic of Korea

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Date Holiday
2023-01-02 New Year's Day
2023-01-23 Lunar New Year
2023-01-24 Lunar New Year
2023-04-07 Good Friday
2023-04-10 Easter Monday
2023-05-05 Children's Day
2023-07-03 Canada Day
2023-09-29 Chuseok
2023-10-02 National Day for Truth and Reconciliation (in lieu)
2023-10-09 Thanksgiving
2023-12-25 Christmas
2023-12-26 Boxing Day
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