Contact Us

The Permanent Mission represents Canadian interests at the United Nations, the World Trade Organization and numerous other international organizations in Geneva, Switzerland.

Address, Telephone, Fax, Email

5 Avenue de l’Ariana
1202 Geneva, Switzerland

Tel.: 41/22 9199200         
Fax: 41/22 9199233
E-mail:
For Political/Economic matters (UN/CD): genev-gr@international.gc.ca
For Consular matters: genev-cs@international.gc.ca
For Trade/Economic matters (WTO, WIPO, UNCTAD, ITC): genev-gvwto@international.gc.ca
For Administration matters: genev-ag@international.gc.ca

Hours of Operation

Monday to Friday: 08:30 - 12:00 and 13:00 - 16:30 (except statutory holidays)
Consular opening hours: 09:00 – 11:30 Monday to Friday (closed statutory holidays)

For Emergencies outside of office hours, Canadian citizens can communicate with the Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade 24 hour Emergency Services Operations Centre in Ottawa. Calls will be forwarded automatically from the general telephone number (022-919-9200) or by phoning (00-1-613) 996-8885.

Statutory Holidays - Office Closures During 2017
DateAnnual Holiday
New YearMonday, January 2
Good FridayFriday, April 14
Easter MondayMonday, April 17
AscensionThursday, May 25
PentecostMonday, June 5
Swiss National DayTuesday, August 1st
Geneva FastThursday, September 7
Geneva FastFriday, September 8
Thanksgiving DayMonday, October 9
ChristmasMonday, December 25
Boxing DayTuesday, December 26