Contact and Office Information

Our office covers the states of Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia and Washington, D.C.

General Contact Information

Street and mailing address:

501 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Google Maps location: Consulate General of Canada in WashingtonWashington, D.C. 20001-2111

Tel: 202-682-1740
Fax: 202-682-7726
Email: Washington@

White House Tours

Hours of operation:

Monday - Friday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Visa and Immigration

(Please note: e-mail is the only method to contact the visa section)

Hours of Operation

Monday to Friday between 09:00 am-12:00 pm 

Applications can be submitted and passports collected during these hours.

How to submit an application >>

Services for Canadians

Tel: 1-844-880-6519
Fax: 202-448-6502
Email : ccs.scc@

Hours of operation:

Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

In-Person enquiries:

Monday - Friday 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.


We do not provide regular passport services.

For general passport enquiries, you may contact Passport Canada either toll free at 1-800-567-6868 (Monday to Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. Eastern Time) or via the General Inquiry Form.

Media Relations

Media Inquiries only

Tel: 202-682-7732
Fax: 202-682-7791

Hours of operation:

Monday – Friday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Emergency Assistance

Contact the Emergency Watch and Response Centre in Ottawa anytime.

  • 1-888-949-9993
  • 613-996-8885 (call collect where available)