Consulate General of Canada
Level 5, 111 Harrington Street
Sydney, NSW 2000
Telephone: (02) 9364 3000
Fax: (02) 9364 3098
Please note this number provides recorded information for the Immigration/visas and International Experience Canada (IEC) Programmes and Consular/Passport services.
The Receptionist is unable to answer enquiries for Immigration/visas and IEC (Working Holiday |Young Professionals| International Co-op Internship).
The Consulate General of Canada in Sydney will be closed Tuesday March 24 2015 for a staff development day. The Mission will reopen Wednesday March 25 2015.
Monday to Friday: 08:30AM to 4:30PM (excluding Public Holidays)
Closed for lunch (walk-in clients only): 12:30PM to 1:00PM
To help us provide you with the most efficient service, please ensure that you address your enquiries and requests for information to the correct section in the Consulate.
Enquiries for visas and immigration are only accepted in writing:
Contact the Immigration/Visas Section
Under normal circumstances, a response via email can be expected within 5 working days.
Be advised that IEC applications are processed in Canada and therefore, Consulate and High Commission staff in Australia will be unable to assist with IEC enquiries.
Enquiries for International Experience Canada are only accepted in writing: Contact IEC
Consular Services (including Canadian Passports)
Walk-In Client Service Hours
Monday – Friday: 09h00 to 12h00 (excluding Public Holidays)
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org (please note the absence of the "e" in Sydny)
If you wish to submit your passport or citizenship application in person and have it checked for accuracy and completeness, present yourself at our office between 09h00 and 12h00, Monday to Friday. Applications may also be dropped off at main reception on Level 5 during regular business hours, but will not be checked. You will receive a receipt at the time of lodgement; otherwise applications left with main reception will be handled in the same manner as applications submitted by mail. Refer to the Passport Services and Citizenship sections of this web site for further information.
Appointments must be booked in advance for notarization services. To make an appointment, call the main telephone number and leave a message for Consular Services, or send an e-mail to email@example.com.
Our offices are closed on the following days:
|January 01||New Year’s Day|
|January 26||Australia Day|
|April 3||Good Friday|
|April 6||Easter Monday|
|April 27||In lieu of Anzac Day|
|June 8||Queen’s Birthday|
|July 3||In lieu of Canada Day|
|September 7||Labour Day (Canada)|
|October 5||Labor Day (Australia)|
|November 11||Remembrance Day|
|December 25||Christmas Day|
|December 28||In lieu of Boxing Day|