Consulates2014-07-18T13:06:11+00:00

The Consular Corps of British Columbia, based mainly in Vancouver, is the official body comprising all Consular Officers resident in the Province of British Columbia. Some Consular Officers also have jurisdiction in other provinces and territories. The post or head office of a Consular Office is referred to as a Consulate General, Consulate, Vice-Consulate, or Consular Agency. Below is a list of all countries represented in British Columbia, with a link to contact details and specific information on each country.

Consulate of Australia in Vancouver, BC
Consulate of Austria in Vancouver, BC
Consulate of Barbados in Langley, Vancouver, BC
Consulate of Belgium in Vancouver, BC
Consulate of Belize in White Rock, Vancouver, BC
Consulate of Bolivia in West Vancouver, BC
Consulate of Brazil in Vancouver, BC
Consulate of Burkina Faso in Vancouver, BC
Consulate of Cambodia in North Vancouver, BC
Consulate General of Chile in Vancouver, BC
Consulate General of China in Vancouver, BC
Consulate of Colombia in Surrey, Vancouver, BC
Consulate General of Costa Rica in North Vancouver, BC
Consulate of Ivory Coast in Vancouver, BC
Consulate for the Republic of Cyprus in Coquitlam, Vancouver, BC
Consulate of Denmark in North Vancouver, BC
Consulate General of Ecuador in Richmond, Vancouver, BC
Consulate General of El Salvador in Vancouver, BC
Consulate of Estonia in Vancouver, BC
Consulate General of Finland in Vancouver, BC
Consulate General of France in Vancouver, BC
Consulate General of Germany in Vancouver, BC
Consulate General of Ghana in Burnaby, Vancouver, BC
Consulate General of Greece in Vancouver, BC
Consulate of Guatemala in North Vancouver, BC
Consulate General of Hungary in Vancouver, BC
Consulate General of Iceland in West Vancouver, BC
Consulate General of India in Vancouver, BC
Consulate General of Indonesia in Vancouver, BC
Consulate of Ireland in Vancouver, BC
Consulate General of Italy in Vancouver, BC
Consulate of Jamaica in Victoria, BC
Consulate General of Japan in Vancouver, BC
Consulate of Jordan in Vancouver, BC
Consulate of the Republic of Kenya in Abbotsford, BC
Consulate General of Korea in Vancouver, BC
Consulate General of Lesotho in Vancouver, BC
Consulate of Lithuania in Vancouver, BC
Consulate of Luxembourg in Vancouver, BC
Consulate General of Malaysia in Vancouver, BC
Consulate of Mali in Richmond, Vancouver, BC
Consulate General of Malta in Vancouver, BC
Consulate of Mauritius in New Westminster, Vancouver, BC
Consulate General of Mexico in Vancouver, BC
Consulate General of Monaco in Vancouver, BC
Consulate of Mongolia in Vancouver, BC
Consulate of Montenegro in Vancouver, BC – 604-638-8950
Consulate of Nepal in Victoria, BC
Consulate General of Netherlands in Vancouver, BC
Consulate General of New Zealand in Vancouver, BC
Consulate General of Norway in Vancouver and Victoria, BC
Consulate General of Islamic Republic of Pakistan in Vancouver, BC
Consulate General of Panama in North Vancouver, BC
Consulate of the Republic of Paraguay in Vancouver, BC
Consulate General of Peru in Vancouver, BC
Consulate General of the Philippines in Vancouver, BC
Consulate General of Poland in Vancouver, BC
Consulate General of Portugal in Vancouver, BC
Consulate of the Russian Federation in West Vancouver, BC
Consulate General of Saint Kitts & Nevis in Victoria, BC
Consulate of Senegal in Vancouver, BC
Consulate of Serbia in Delta, Vancouver, BC
Consulate General of Singapore in Vancouver, BC
Consulate of the Slovak Republic in Vancouver, BC
Consulate of Slovenia in Vancouver, BC
Consulate of South Africa in Vancouver, BC
Consulate of Sri Lanka in Vancouver, BC
Consulate of Suriname in Kelowna, BC
Consulate of Sweden in Vancouver, BC
Consulate General of Switzerland in Vancouver, BC
Consulate of Syria in Vancouver, BC
Consulate General of Thailand in Vancouver, BC
Consulate of Tunisia in Vancouver, BC
Consulate General of Turkey in Vancouver, BC
Consulate of Uganda in Vancouver, BC
Consulate of Ukraine in Vancouver, BC
Consulate General of the United Kingdom in Vancouver, BC
Consulate General of the United States of America in Vancouver, BC
Consulate of Uruguay in Vancouver, BC
Consulate General of Bolivarian Rep of Venezuela in Vancouver, BC

Generally speaking, Consular Officers perform the following functions:

  • Represent their country and promote their country’s trade within the Consular District
  • Assist and protect nationals of the country they represent
  • Explain their country’s policies and achievements in fields such as culture and tourist attractions
  • Protect their country’s shipping interests, legalize ship’s papers, assist their country’s seamen in distress and adjudicate on certain shipping matters
  • Administer oaths, legalize foreign documents and issue passports, visas and certificates