The Consulate of France in Calgary was created by the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs by a decree of August 5, 2010.
The Consulate will be responsible for the provinces of Alberta and Saskatchewan.
By creating a new consulate, the French government wishes to develop further its relations with Western Canada, a region of increasing importance. This is the first time that a consular representation has been established in a city between Toronto and Vancouver.
In addition to consular protection for French nationals in difficulty, either residing in or visiting Canada, the mission of the Consulate of France in Calgary will be dedicated to economic, political, cultural and scientific activities.
Mr. Jean-Charles BOU was named Consul of France in Calgary by a decree of August 26, 2010. He arrived in Calgary at the beginning of September 2010.
Jean-Charles BOU’s biography, Consul of France in Calgary
Consulate General of France in Vancouver is responsible for administrative services (registration in the consular records, requests for passports and French national identification cards, public records, notary services) offered to French nationals residing in Alberta and Saskatchewan.
Please note: the French Consulate General in Toronto is no longer offering these services to residents living in Saskatchewan.
Services offered by the French Consulate in Calgary:
NB: The Consul General works out of Edmonton, in the Alliance Française building, approximately once a month.
French nationals residing in Alberta or in Saskatchewan should contact the Consulate General of France in Vancouver for the following administrative services:
Vancouver for applicants residing in Alberta AND Saskatchewan.
The French Consulate offices, opened March 1st, 2011.
Consulate of France in Calgary
525, 11th Avenue SW, Suite 500, Calgary, AB T2R 0C9
1 (403) 264 1777
The Consulate is open to the public, by appointment preferably, every morning, Monday to Friday, from 9:00AM until 12:00PM. The offices are closed on Saturdays and Sundays and during statutory holidays
2012 Statutory Holidays
|January 1st||New Year Day|
|April 6th||Good Friday|
|April 9th||Easter Monday|
|May 21st||Victoria Day|
|July 1st||Canada Day|
|August 6th||Ontario Statutory Holiday|
|September 3rd||Labour Day|
|December 25th||Christmas Day|
|December 26th||Boxing Day|
Lycée Louis Pasteur
4099 boul. Garrison SW
Calgary, Alberta, T2T 6G2
Alliance Française de Calgary
Memorial Park Building, 2ème étage
1221, 2nd St. S.O.
Calgary, AB, T2R 0W5
Alliance Française d’Edmonton
10424 – 123e Rue N.O.
Edmonton, AB T5N 1N7
(Updates : 03/14/2011