Embassy of Benin in Ottawa


The Beninese Embassy in Canada is a bilateral mission in Ottawa and promotes Beninese interests in Canada. The embassy of Benin also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Canada. The Beninese Embassy in Ottawa is headed by Mr Honoro Thoodore Ahimakin - Ambassador of Benin to Canada.


Benin Embassy in Ottawa, Canada 58 Glebe Avenue Ottawa Ontario K1S 2C3 Canada


(+1) 613 233 4429 / 4868 (+1) 613 233 5273


(+1) 613 233-8952






Mr Honoro Thoodore Ahimakin - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Canada require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Beninese embassy in Ottawa 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 Benin

For all Beninese visa related matters contact the embassy in Ottawa before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.benin.ca ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+1) 613 233 4429 / 4868 (+1) 613 233 5273 or email amba.benin@yahoo.ca

Consulates of Benin in Canada

Next to the embassy in Ottawa there could be additional Beninese consulates located in Canada.

Please check below for the locations of the Beninese consulates in Canada.

Beninese Consulates in Canada

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

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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