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United States Embassy in Ottawa - Canada . Diplomatic representation of the United States. Information on consular services of the United States Embassy in Ottawa. Visa applications, passports, consular statements, legalisation of documents, opening hours and more. We provide general information about the United States Embassy in Canada. We have no affiliation with the United States Embassy or the United States Embassy visa department in Ottawa .

Embassy of the United States in Ottawa


American Embassy in Ottawa, Canada 490 Sussex Drive Ottawa Ontario K1P 5T1 Canada

Telephone Number:

(+1) 613 238 5335 (+1) 613 688 5335

Fax Number:

(+1) 613 688 3080





Mr David Cary Jacobson - Ambassador

Office Hours:


In Ottawa, the capital city of Canada, there are Embassies and Consulates located from all the major countries around the world.

Foreign Embassies in Ottawa promote foreign interests in Canada.

The foreign Embassies in Ottawa also play an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the Canadian press.

Consular services

The United States Embassy in Ottawa can assist, amoung others, with visa matter, passport renewals, trade and investment and export and import matters.

United States Visa

Only the United States Embassy in Ottawa is allowed to issue United States visas in Canada.

For all consular matters you can contact the consular department of the United States Embassy in Ottawa.

Travel Insurance - When you travel abroad, to or from Ottawa, it is important that you carry a valid travel insurance.

When you apply for a visa at the United States Embassy in Ottawa, the embassy might require that you have a valid travel insurance for your trip. But also it is very important that you carry a travel insurance in case when during you travel to unexpected things happen.

Embassy and consular appointments

Most consular departments of embassies in Ottawa need an appointment before you visit. Especially if you need assistance with visa or passport matters, such as visa applications and passport renewals. Inquire the embassy in Ottawa directly or visit the official website. Most embassies have an online appointment system.