Embassy of Canada in Seoul


The Canadian Embassy in South Korea is a bilateral mission in Seoul and promotes Canadian interests in South Korea. The embassy of Canada also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of South Korea. The Canadian Embassy in Seoul is headed by David Chatterson - Ambassador of Canada to South Korea.


Canadian Embassy in Seoul, Korea (Republic) 21, Jeongdong-gil (Jeong-dong) Jung-gu Seoul 100-120 Korea (Republic)


(+82) (2) 3783-6000


(+82) (2) 3783-6239






David Chatterson - Ambassador

Office Hours:


Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in South Korea require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Canadian embassy in Seoul 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 Seoul before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.canadainternational.gc.ca/korea-coree/ ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+82) (2) 3783-6000 or email seoul@international.gc.ca

Consulates of Canada in South Korea

Next to the embassy in Seoul there could be additional Canadian consulates located in South Korea.

Please check below for the locations of the Canadian consulates in South Korea.

Canadian Consulates in South Korea

Next to the embassy in Seoul, Canada has consulates in the following cities: Busan

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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