Updated December 2022
The Canadian Embassy in Saudi Arabia is a diplomatic mission that represents the interests of Canada in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The embassy is responsible for providing a range of services to Canadians living in or visiting Saudi Arabia, including providing assistance in routine administration as well as in emergency situations. Conversely, the Canadian Embassy provides services to Saudi citizens seeking information or assistance from the Canadian government.
Here’s everything you need to know about the Canadian Embassy in Saudi Arabia.
The Canadian Embassy in Saudi Arabia
The Canadian Embassy in Saudi Arabia provides a range of services to Canadians living in or visiting the country, as well as to Saudi citizens seeking information or assistance from the Canadian government. Some of the services offered by the embassy include:
- consular services: The embassy can provide assistance to Canadians in emergency situations, such as the loss or theft of a passport or if you are the victim of a crime
- passport services: Canadians living in or visiting Saudi Arabia can apply for a new passport, renew an existing passport, or replace a lost or stolen passport through the embassy
- visa and immigration services: The embassy can provide information on the process for obtaining a visa to visit Canada, as well as assist with immigration applications for those seeking to live in Canada permanently
- other services may include trade and investment as well as cultural and educational exchange
It is important to note that the services offered by the embassy may vary depending on your location within Saudi Arabia. It is recommended that you contact the embassy directly to inquire about the specific services available to you.
The Embassy of Canada has consular jurisdiction across Saudi Arabia. Additionally, the Canadian Embassy in Saudi Arabia also provides services to Canadians visiting or living in Bahrain, Oman, and Yemen.
The Canadian Embassy is located in Al Safarat, Riyadh. Diplomatic Quarter, P.O. Box 94321, Riyadh, 11693, Saudi Arabia. Click here for the Google location.
The Canadian Embassy in Saudi Arabia can be telephoned at 966 (11) 202-3288 during its working hours. It also has two 24-hour helpline numbers: 00-966-12-6614276 and 800 244 0003 (toll-free number).
The fax number for the Embassy of Canada in Saudi Arabia are 966 (11) 488-0137 or 482-5670.
If you’d like to reach the embassy via Email, you can refer to this address [email protected].
You can contact them and schedule appointments from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM every day from Sunday to Thursday.
You can find more information about the consular services being offered at the Embassy of Canada’s website.
You can keep track of the embassy’s latest news through its official Twitter account.
The Canadian Consulate General in Saudi Arabia
Being a branch of the Canadian embassy, the Consulate General of Canada in Jeddah extends all the services provided by the embassy itself.
The Canadian Consulate General has consular jurisdiction in Jeddah.
Canada’s consulate general in Saudi Arabia is located at Ali Reza Tower, 12th Floor, Medinah Road, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. Click here for its Google location.
You can contact the Consulate General of Canada by dialling this number 966 (12) 653-0434 during working hours. The fax number for the consulate general of Canada is 966 (12) 653-0538.
You can also reach them via email by contacting the following address: [email protected]
Similar to the embassy, you can contact the Consulate General of Canada and schedule appointments from 9 AM to 3 PM every day from Sunday to Thursday.
Please be aware that despite its limited opening hours, you can still contact the Canadian Embassy in Riyadh should you require urgent consular assistance.
You can find more information on the consular services being offered at the Consulate General of Canada website.