Canada-Samoa Relations

Canada-Samoa Relations

In Samoa, Canada is represented by the High Commission of Canada in New Zealand.

Samoa is represented in Canada by a high commission in New York, United States.

Canada enjoys pleasant bilateral relations with Samoa. Canada and Samoa share memberships in several international organizations, such as the Commonwealth, the United Nations and the World Health Organization.

Canada and Samoa share interests with respect to fisheries management and are both parties to the United Nations Fish Stocks Agreement. Canada is also a dialogue partner of the Pacific Islands Forum to which Samoa belongs.

With regard to development assistance, Canada supports small-scale, community-based projects in Samoa through the Canada Fund for Local Initiatives, administered by the High Commission of Canada in New Zealand.

Canada’s trade relations with Samoa are managed by the Trade Commissioner Service, New Zealand.

July 2018