Embassy of Canada in San Jose


The Canadian Embassy in Costa Rica is a bilateral mission in San Jose and promotes Canadian interests in Costa Rica. The embassy of Canada also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Costa Rica. The Canadian Embassy in San Jose is headed by Wendy Drukier - Ambassador of Canada to Costa Rica.


Canadian Embassy in San Jose, Costa Rica Oficentro Ejecutivo La Sabana Detras de la Contraloria Sabana Sur Apartado 351-1007 Centro Colon San Jose Costa Rica


(+506) 2242 4400


(+506) 2242 4410






Wendy Drukier - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Mon-Thu: 08:00 -16:30 Fri: 08:00 - 13:30

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Costa Rica require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Canadian embassy in San Jose you will find information on opening hours and how to book appointments.

Opening hours

Please note that embassy opening hours can vary. Always contact the embassy before a visit.

Visa for Canada

For all Canadian visa related matters contact the embassy in San Jose before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.canadainternational.gc.ca/costa_rica/ ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+506) 2242 4400 or email sjcra@international.gc.ca

Consulates of Canada in Costa Rica

Next to the embassy in San Jose there could be additional Canadian consulates located in Costa Rica.

Please check below for the locations of the Canadian consulates in Costa Rica.

Canadian Consulates in Costa Rica

Next to the embassy in San Jose, Canada has consulates in the following cities: (if there are no cities mentioned here that means that Canada does not have any consulates located in Costa Rica ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the Canadian Embassy in San Jose offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from Costa Rica to Canada as wel as for Canadian citizens in Costa Rica. Generally, services comprise of visa applications, passport renewals, marriage registration, legalization of documents, birth of a child, Canadian nationality issues and more. Contact the consular department directly by telephone or email.