Contact and Office Information

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: 011 (233) 30 2211 521
Facsimile: 011 (233) 30 2211 523 / 2773 792 / 2211 524 (visas)

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.

Book your appointment online

Assistance for Canadian Citizens Abroad

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


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

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

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 - 2019

January 1New Year’s Day
March 6Ghana Independence Day
April 19Good Friday
April 22Easter Monday
May 27Africa Unity Day (in Lieu)
July 1Canada Day
September 2Labour Day
October 14Thanksgiving
December 6Farmer's Day
December 25Christmas
December 26Boxing Day