Contact and Office Information

Coronavirus disease (COVID-19)

We are limiting in-person visits. Consular services remain available to Canadians. If you need help, please contact us before visiting.

For information on COVID-19, visit the Government of Canada's official outbreak page and check our Travel Advice and Advisories.

General Contact Information

Street Address:
42 Independence Avenue
Accra, Ghana
Sankara Interchange (Ako Adjei Overpass)

Postal Address:
High Commission of Canada
P.O. Box 1639
Accra, Ghana
 
Telephone: 233 (302) 21 15 21 / 233 (302) 22 85 55
Facsimile: 233 (302) 21 15 23 / 233 (302) 21 15 55
Email: accra@international.gc.ca

Hours of Operation:
Monday to Thursday: 7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Friday: 7:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

 

Services for Canadians

Canadian Citizen Services Appointments

The High Commission of Canada to Ghana in Accra provides services for Canadian Citizens (passport, citizenship and notarial services) on an appointment-only basis.

Assistance for Canadian Citizens Abroad

The High Commission provides consular services to Canadian citizens residing or travelling in Ghana, Togo and Sierra Leone.

Email: accra-cs@international.gc.ca

Consular hours:
Monday to Thursday: 08:00 – 12:00
Monday to Thursday: 14:00 to 15:30 by appointments only.

Canada also offers services to Canadians in:

Consulate of Canada to Sierra Leone in Freetown

Defence Relations

Defence Attaché: Colonel Mireille Gignac
Deputy Canadian Defence Attaché: Lieutenant-Colonel Eric Montreuil, CD1
Assistant: Sergent Daniel Rochette, MB, CD1

Tel: 221-33-889-4763
Fax: 221-33-889-4725
Email: dakar-dr@international.gc.ca

The Canadian Defence Attaché in Dakar is cross-accredited to the following countries: Senegal, Cabo Verde, The Gambia, Guinea-Bissau, Guinea, Sierra Leone, Liberia, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Togo, Benin, Nigeria, Cameroon

 

Statutory Holidays - 2021

DateHoliday
1 JanuaryNew Year’s Day
7 JanuaryConstitution Day
8 MarchGhana Independence Day (in lieu)
2 AprilGood Friday
5 AprilEaster Monday
24 MayVictoria Day
1 JulyCanada Day
6 SeptemberLabour Day
11 OctoberThanksgiving
24 DecemberChristmas (in lieu)
27 DecemberBoxing Day (in lieu)