Canada. Service Canada

Site: Ottawa - Meadowland Dr

Service: Passport Canada

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
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
Areas Served Canada
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.

Mailing address:
Passport Canada
Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada
Gatineau, QC K1A 0G3

By courier:
Passport Canada
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.
Service Categories Passports
Contact Information
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
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or OC Bus Schedules
Parking Free parking
Other Details
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.
Resources Website
Accreditation No * Operates under the Canadian Passport Order

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