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Embassy of Canada to Saudi Arabia in Riyadh


Coronavirus disease (COVID-19)

Due to ongoing concerns related to the spread of COVID-19, preventative measures have been enacted throughout our global network of offices. Consular services remain available to Canadians. Many Government of Canada offices are encouraging clients to limit in-person visits. Canadians in need of assistance should contact the Government of Canada office nearest them by phone or e-mail before visiting in person. You can also contact the Emergency Watch and Response Centre.

For information on COVID-19, please visit the Government of Canada's official outbreak page and check our Travel Advice and Advisories. Make sure to register with the Registration of Canadians Abroad to get the latest updates at your destination.


Services offered at this office

Effective  January 2nd, 2018 The Embassy  of Canada in Riyadh  will provide services for Canadian Citizens (passport, citizenship, consular and notarial services) on an appointment-only basis.


Address, telephone, fax, email

Street Address
Embassy of Canada
Diplomatic Quarter
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Postal Address
Embassy of Canada
P.O. Box 94321
Riyadh, 11693, Saudi Arabia

Telephone: +966 (11) 202-3200
Fax: +966 11 488 0137, 482 5670

Hours of operation

Ramadan hours of operation of the Embassy 
Sunday to Thursday: 9:30 am to 3:30 pm

Sunday to Wednesday: 8:00 am to 4:30 pm
Thursday: 8:00 am to 1:30 pm

Consular and Passport section hours

Section specific contact information and hours

Statutory Holidays 2020

Our offices are closed on the following days:

New Year DayWednesday, 01 January 2020
Statutory HolidaySunday, 16, February 2020
Easter SundaySunday 12 April 2020
Eid Al FitrTBA – Sunday 24 May 2020
Eid Al FitrTBA – Monday 25 May 2020
Eid Al AdhaTBA – Sunday 02 August 2020
Eid Al AdhaTBA- Monday 03 August 2020
Saudi Arabia National DayWednesday, 23-09-2020 (Fixed)
Remembrance DayThursday 12 November 2020
Christmas DayThursday 24 December 2020
Boxing DaySunday 27 December 2020

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