Canadian Embassy in the Philippines (website)

Embassy of Canada in Manila
Levels 6-8, Tower 2 RCBC Plaza
6819 Ayala Avenue, Makati City 1200

Postal Address:
P.O. Box 2168, Makati Central Post Office
Philippines 1261

Telephone: (63-2) 857-9000
Fax: (63-2) 843-1082

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Section Specific Contact Information
Please ensure that you address your inquiries and requests for information to the correct section in the Embassy.

In particular, requests for information about immigration and visas should be directed to the Immigration Section of the Embassy. Other sections cannot respond to requests for information about visas and immigration matters.

Visa and Immigration Section
Inquiries on visas and immigration are only accepted in writing. Please refer to the contact page for the Visa and Immigration Section for information on how to submit inquiries.

Consular Services for Canadian citizens
Fax: (63-2) 843-1082

Trade Commissioner Service
Fax: (63-2) 843-1080

Development Cooperation
Fax: (63-2) 843-1083

Political and Public Affairs
Fax: (63-2) 843-1078

Hours of Operation
General Office Hours:
Monday – Thursday / 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM
Friday / 8:00 AM – 1:30 PM

Consular Section Client Service Hours:
Monday – Friday / 8:30 AM – 12:00 NN

Security information
For security reasons, visitors should refrain from bringing items such as backpacks or luggage to the Embassy. All visitors will be searched prior to entry.

The following items are not allowed in the Embassy premises and visitors will be asked to leave them with security staff:

– cellular telephones and other wireless communication devices;
– cameras and other recording devices;
– weapons of any kind, including batons, guns, knives, etc.

The Embassy reserves the right to refuse entry to anyone carrying large or suspicious packages, weapons, or any item which could potentially jeopardize the safety and security of our employees, clients and visitors.

After-Hours Emergency Contact
The Emergency Watch and Response Centre of the Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade is available to provide assistance 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Embassy Main Switchboard: (63-2) 857-9000
(calls will be routed to the Emergency Watch and Response Centre if the Embassy is closed)

Toll-free: 1-800-1-110-0226
(Within the Philippines only using a landline. This number is reserved for requests for emergency services for Canadian citizens)
TTY service: (001) 613-944-1310
Consulate of Canada in Cebu

Notice: The Consulate of Canada in Cebu will officially open on August 18, 2014. For consular assistance prior to the opening, please contact the Embassy.

The Consulate will be located at:
Consulate of Canada in Cebu
RD Corporate Center, 96 Governor M.C. Cuenco Avenue
Banilad, Cebu City 6000