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Canadian Embassy in Costa Rica

Canadian Embassy in Costa Rica – Where to find the Canadian Embassy

Canadian citizens traveling to Costa Rica or living in it, should know where the Canadian embassy is located in Costa Rica. The Canadian embassy in Costa Rica is located in the capital city of San Jose. It is here that you will be able to get in touch with your local embassy for things dealing with passports and other country specific issues.

Street Address:
Located west of downtown San Jose, in Sabana Sur, behind the Contraloría in the Oficentro Executive complex.
Building 5
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Mailing Address
Embajada de Canadá
Apartado Postal: 351-1007, Centro Colón
San José, Costa Rica

(506) 2242-4400

(506) 2242-4410 – Administration, Assistance to Canadians (Consular), Public Affairs
(506) 2242-4411 – Political
(506) 2242-4415 – Commercial
(506) 2242-4416 – CIDA


Hours of Operation
Monday – Thurday: 7:30 – 16:00.
Friday: 7:30 – 13:00

After hours emergency contact information (for Canadian citizens only)
Call collect: (613) 996-8885 / (613) 944-1310 (TTY)

Official Canadian Embassy in Costa Rica Website

Services Offered By the Canadian Embassy

The Canadian government is happy to helps is citizens while traveling or living abroad in Costa Rica. The embassy can help you with a number of problems you may encounter while traveling abroad. Some of these problems and services include:

  • Arrest or Detention
  • Child Abductions
  • Evacuations
  • Natural Disasters and Civil Emergencies
  • Financial Assistance
  • Lost or Stolen Belongings
  • Medical Matters
  • Missing Persons
  • Passport
  • Transportation Accidents