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Embassy of Canada to the United States, in Washington, D.C.

We provide services to Canadians visiting and living in the United States.

We also provide services to Canadians in:

Delaware, District of Columbia, Maryland, Virginia and West Virginia.

Services and information

Citizenship services

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

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.

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


501 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W., Washington, D.C., U.S.A., 20001

Our representative

Kirsten Hillman, Ambassador of Canada to the United States

Kirsten Hillman
Ambassador of Canada to the United States

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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
2024-01-15 Martin Luther King Day
2024-03-29 Good Friday
2024-05-27 Memorial Day
2024-07-01 Canada Day
2024-07-04 Independence Day
2024-09-02 Labour Day
2024-09-30 National Day for Truth and Reconciliation
2024-10-14 Columbus Day (U.S.) Thanksgiving Day (Canada)
2024-11-28 Thanksgiving (U.S.)
2024-12-25 Christmas Day
2024-12-26 Boxing Day

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