Embassy of Canada in Kinshasa


The Canadian Embassy in Congo (Democratic Republic) is a bilateral mission in Kinshasa and promotes Canadian interests in Congo (Democratic Republic). The embassy of Canada also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Congo (Democratic Republic). The Canadian Embassy in Kinshasa is headed by Jean-Carol Pelletier - Ambassador of Canada to Congo (Democratic Republic).


Canadian Embassy in Kinshasa, Congo (Democratic Republic) 17, Pumbu Avenue Gombe Commune P.O. Box 8341 Kinshasa 1 Congo (Democratic Republic)


(+243) 99 60 21 500


(+243) 99 60 21 510 / 1






Jean-Carol Pelletier - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Congo (Democratic Republic) require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Canadian embassy in Kinshasa 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 Kinshasa before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.canadainternational.gc.ca/congo/ ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+243) 99 60 21 500 or email knsha@international.gc.ca

Consulates of Canada in Congo (Democratic Republic)

Next to the embassy in Kinshasa there could be additional Canadian consulates located in Congo (Democratic Republic).

Please check below for the locations of the Canadian consulates in Congo (Democratic Republic).

Canadian Consulates in Congo (Democratic Republic)

Next to the embassy in Kinshasa, 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 Congo (Democratic Republic) ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the Canadian Embassy in Kinshasa offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from Congo (Democratic Republic) to Canada as wel as for Canadian citizens in Congo (Democratic Republic). 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.