Canada. Global Affairs Canada
Site: Telephone and Online Service
Service: Essential Information for Canadian Travellers
|Record #: MIL1042||Last Full Update: 28 Jun 2017|
|Office Phone||Emergencies abroad (from outside Canada - call collect) 1-613-996-8885;
Travel publications 1-800-267-8376
|Toll Free Phone||1-800-267-6788|
|TTY Phone||1-800-394-3472 (toll free from Canada and the US only) or 613-944-1310|
|Social Media|| Facebook: www.facebook.com/travelGoC
|Legal Status||(40) Federal Government|
|Description and Service Details|
|Description (Service)||Provides consular assistance and information for Canadian citizens who will be travelling outside Canada, including a wide range of current information on conditions in foreign countries, information about trip planning, and legal issues while outside of Canada. Also able to provide emergency assistance and direction to those already travelling abroad.
A variety of travel publications and fact sheets are available to download from the website.
To request emergency assistance abroad:
* email email@example.com
* complete the online Emergency Contact Form
* call the nearest Embassy or Consulate
Note: This service is only intended for Canadian citizens in need of emergency consular assistance while abroad.
|Hours||Mon-Sun 24 hours|
|Languages||English ; French|
|Located In Community||Ottawa|
|Physical Access||Not Applicable - telephone and online service|
|Categories and Classification|
|Service Categories||International Travel Advisories ; Tourist Information ; Travel Directions/Trip Planning|