Site: Ottawa - Meadowland Dr
Service: Passport Canada
|Record #: OCR2042||Last Full Update: 05 May 2016|
|Description and Services|
|Description (Service)||Responsible for all matters related to Canadian passports. Its responsibilities include issuing, revoking, withholding, recovering and providing instructions on the use of Canadian passports.
Visas are issued by the embassy of the country to be visited. For visa and travel information, visit travel.gc.ca.
|Hours||Administration Mon-Fri 7:30 am-4:30 pm * telephone service Mon-Fri 7:30 am-8 pm|
|Dates||Year-round * closed on Statutory holidays|
|Eligibility||Applicant must be a Canadian citizen.|
|Application||Application forms can be obtained on the Passport Canada website, at any Passport Canada service location, and at any Canada Post outlet or Service Canada Centre.
Completing the passport application form electronically (typing the information in the form on your computer and then printing) is faster and easier and reduces the risk of errors that can slow down the application process.
Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada
Gatineau, QC K1A 0G3
22 de Varennes St
Gatineau, QC J8T 8R1
|Languages||English ; French|
|Fees||Service ; Method(s) of Payment Accepted - certified cheque, money order, Visa, Master Card, American Express and debit card (Interact, in person only). ; Additional services, such as urgent and express pick-up, are available for an extra fee if you apply in person at a Passport Canada office.|
|Office Phone||Toll free 1-800-567-6868 * outside Canada and the United States 819-997-8338|
|TTY Phone||Toll free 1-866-255-7655|
|Alternate Name||Passport Canada Ombudsman ; ServiceCanada|
|Former Name||Canada. Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada (2013)|
|Location & Accessibility|
|Located In Community||Ottawa|
|Address & Map||
885 Meadowlands Dr E, Ste 115
Ottawa, ON K2C 0K4
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|Intersection||Prince of Wales Dr and Meadowlands Dr E|
|Bus Route Notes||OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or OC Bus Schedules|
|Established||Established as a Special Operating Agency of Foreign Affairs Canada in 1990.|
|Funding||Fees - Self-sufficient through fees for passports and travel documents ; There is no annual parliamentary appropriation, and the service is supported by applicants rather than taxpayers.|
|Accreditation||No * Operates under the Canadian Passport Order|