Contact and Office Information

The Embassy of Canada in Addis Ababa offers a number of services to both Canadians and other citizens. In addition, the embassy covers the country of Djibouti.

General Contact Information

Street address:

Old Airport Area, Nefas Silk Lafto Sub City
Kebele 04, House No. 122
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Mailing address:

Embassy of Canada
PO Box 1130
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Tel: +251 11 317 00 00 (You may also call the Emergency Watch and Response Centre in Ottawa at 613-996-8885.)
Fax: +251 11 317 00 40

Hours of operation:

Monday - Wednesday and Friday
8:30 to 12:00

Closed on Thursday


Honorary Consulate in Djibouti

Street Address: Place Lagarde, Djibouti
P.O. Box 1188, Djibouti
Telephone:  + 253 21355950
Fax: 253-21-35-00-14
Services: Passport and citizenship Services Available

Hours of operation:

Sunday – Wednesday:
8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Including Wednesday & Sunday afternoons:
4:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Closed on Thursday and on the week-end (Friday & Saturday)

Statutory Holidays - 2017

Our offices are closed on the following days:

Friday, January 6Ethiopian Christmas
Thursday, January 19Epiphany
Friday, February 17Family Day
Friday, March 17Spring break
Friday, April 14Ethiopian and Canadian Good Friday
Monday, April 17Canadian Easter
Friday,  May 26In lieu of Dergue Downfall Day
Monday, June 26In lieu of Eid al Fitr
Friday, July 7In lieu of Canada Day
Friday, July 21In lieu of Canada Day
Friday, August 4In lieu of Ontario civic holiday
Tuesday, Sept 11  Ethiopian New Year
Wednesday, Sept 27Meskel
Friday, October 6In lieu of Canadian Thanksgiving
Friday, November 10In lieu of Remembrance Day
Monday, December 25Christmas Day