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
For Political/Economic matters (UN/CD):
For Consular matters:
For Trade/Economic matters (WTO, WIPO, UNCTAD, ITC):
For Administration matters:

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 2016
DateAnnual Holiday
Friday, January 1New Year
Friday, March 25Good Friday
Monday, March 28Easter Monday
Thursday, May 5Ascension
Monday, May 16Pentecost
Friday, July 1Canada Day
Monday, August 1Swiss National Day
Thursday, September 8Geneva Fast
Friday, September 9Geneva Fast (day after)
Monday, December 26Boxing Day
Tuesday, December 27 in lieu of Sunday, December 25Christmas