Contact and Office Information

General Contact Information

Street Address:
Embassy of Canada
Rue Galliéni x Amadou Cissé Dia
Dakar, Senegal

Postal Address:
Embassy of Canada
P.O. Box 3373
Dakar, Senegal

Tel.: 221-33-889-4700
Fax: 221-33-889-4720

For all visa and immigration questions:

Hours of Operation:

Monday to Thursday:
8:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
1:15 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

8:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

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Services for Canadians

The Embassy provides consular services to Canadian citizens residing or travelling in Senegal, Cabo Verde, The Gambia, Guinea, and Guinea-Bissau.

Address, Telephone, Fax, Email

Rue Galliéni x Brièe de l’Isle
P.O. Box 3373
Dakar, Senegal
Telephone: 221-33-889-4749
Facsimile: 221-33-889-4740

Service Hours

Monday: 1:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Thursday: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Defence Relations

Defence Attaché: Gignac, Mireille -DAKAR -DR, CD2
Assistant: Sergeant Daniel Rochette, MB, CD1

Tel: 221-33-889-4700
Fax: 221-33-889-4725

Countries of cross-accreditation are as follows :

  • Republic of Cape Verde
  • Republic of the Gambia
  • Republic of Guinea
  • Republic of Guinea-Bissau
  • Republic of Sierra Leone
  • Republic of Liberia
  • Republic of Cote d’Ivoire
  • Republic of Ghana
  • Republic of Togo
  • Republic of Benin
  • Federal Republic of Nigeria
  • Republic of Cameroon

Statutory Holidays - 2019

Our offices are closed on the following days:

January 1New Year's Day
April 4Sénégal National Holiday
April 19Good Friday
April 22Easter Monday
May 1International Labour Day
June 4Korité (Aïd el-Fitr) ***
July 1Canada Day
August 12Tabaski (Aïd el-Kébir) ***
August 13Day after Tabaski ***
October 14Thanksgiving
November 8 to 11Maouloud /Mawlid***
December 25Christmas
December 26Boxing Day

(*) To be confirmer according to the lunar calendar.