Embassy of Canada in Montevideo


The Canadian Embassy in Uruguay is a bilateral mission in Montevideo and promotes Canadian interests in Uruguay. The embassy of Canada also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Uruguay. The Canadian Embassy in Montevideo is headed by Claire A. Poulin - Ambassador of Canada to Uruguay.


Canadian Embassy in Montevideo, Uruguay Plaza Independencia 749, suite 102 C.P. 11100 Montevideo Uruguay


(+598) (2) 902 2030


(+598) (2) 902 2029


mvdeo@international.gc.ca mvdeo-td@international.gc.ca




Claire A. Poulin - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Uruguay require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Canadian embassy in Montevideo 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 Montevideo before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.canadainternational.gc.ca/uruguay/ ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+598) (2) 902 2030 or email mvdeo@international.gc.ca mvdeo-td@international.gc.ca

Consulates of Canada in Uruguay

Next to the embassy in Montevideo there could be additional Canadian consulates located in Uruguay.

Please check below for the locations of the Canadian consulates in Uruguay.

Canadian Consulates in Uruguay

Next to the embassy in Montevideo, 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 Uruguay ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the Canadian Embassy in Montevideo offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from Uruguay to Canada as wel as for Canadian citizens in Uruguay. 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.