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Jean-Philippe LinteauConsul General of Canada in Dubai and the Northern Emirates, United Arab Emirates
19th Floor, Jumeirah Emirates Towers, Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
P.O. Box 52472, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Emergency Assistance is available at all times. Should you contact the Consulate General of Canada outside of regular business hours, you will have the option to re-direct your call to the Emergency Watch and Response Center in Canada.
For notarial services, Book an appointment
For passport and citizenship services: Book an appointment
Registration with the UAE authorities is mandatory. The hospital will issue a birth notification. This needs to be taken to the Ministry of Health to register the child and obtain a local birth certificate. The Ministry of Health can issue translated birth certificates into English for a fee.
Complete your citizenship application before booking an appointment to present your documents in person.
The Consulate General of Canada does not perform or register marriages.
As part of the marriage registration process, the local authority will require you to submit proof that you are legally free to marry. This evidence is accepted in the form of a Statement in lieu of certificate of non-impediment to marriage abroad. Please book an appointment to have the form notarized by the Consulate General.
Due to the spread of Coronavirus disease (COVID-19), all in person notarial services are suspended until further notice. Clients requiring notarial services which can be provided remotely, such as authentication of documents and certified copies, can book an appointment on www.uae.gc.ca. A Consular Officer will see your appointment and contact you about next steps.
The office provides the following notarial services, to Canadian citizens and, in limited cases, to non-Canadian citizens if the documents are intended for use in Canada. Note: 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):
Refer to our Service fees section to pay online before completing your passport application.
Book an appointment to present your documents in person.
Refer to Elections (voting from abroad).
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