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)
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.

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.

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.

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 - 2020

DateHoliday
1 JanuaryNew Year’s Day
6 MarchGhana Independence Day
10 AprilGood Friday
13 AprilEaster Monday
18 MayVictoria Day
1 JulyCanada Day
7 SeptemberLabour Day
12 OctoberThanksgiving
4 DecemberFarmer’s Day
25 DecemberChristmas
28 DecemberBoxing Day (in lieu)