Contact and Office Information

The Embassy of Canada in Ouagadougou offers services to Canadians and other citizens in Burkina Faso and Benin.

General Contact Information

Street and mailing address:
316 Professeur Joseph KIZERBO Ave.
01 P.O. Box 548
Ouagadougou 01

Telephone: (226) 25 49 08 00
Fax: (226) 25 49 08 10
Email: ouaga@international.gc.ca

Hours of operation

Monday to Thursday:
08:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Friday: 08:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m

Services for Canadians

Consular/Passport services

Telephone: (226) 25 49 08 00
Fax: (226) 25 49 08 10
Email: OUAGA-CS@international.gc.ca

Hours of operation

Monday to Thursday:
08:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m and 2:00 p.m to 4:00 p.m

Friday: 08:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m

Statutory Holidays - 2016

Our offices are closed on the following days:

DateHoliday
Friday, January 1stNew Year’s Day
Friday, March 25 thEaster Friday in lieu of International Woman Day
Monday, March 28 thEaster Monday
Monday, May 2ndLabour Day (Burkina Faso)
Monday, July 4thIn lieu of Canada Day
Wednesday, July 6thRamadan – Aïd El Fitr (date varies)
Friday, August 5thIndependence Proclamation
Friday, September 9thTabaski – Aïd El Kebir (date varies)
Monday, October 31thNational Day of martyrs
Monday, December 26thIn lieu of Christmas
Tuesday, December 27thIn lieu of Boxing Day