Phone: +1 (514) 843-5901
Fax: +1 (514) 842-2012
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Monday to Friday
From 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Closed during National holidays
In 2018, the Consulate General does not work on the following holidays:
January 1-8, February 23, 8 and 9 March, April 30, 1, 2 and 9 May 11 and 12 June, November 5, 31th of December
April 28 - workday
The Consulate General of Russia is sincerely grateful to everyone who expressed his sympathy and condolences to the victims of the tragedy that occurred in Kemerovo. Thank you, dear friends, for your feelings and support.
In connection with the decision of the Canadian authorities to reduce the number of employees of the Consulate General, we are forced to switch to a modified work schedule. Reception on consular issues will be conducted on a new schedule and by preliminary electronic appointment. For filing of documents it is necessary to issue a separate electronic record and to have in advance prepared the sets of documents.
Reception days for citizenship - Tuesday, Thursday
Reception days for notarization and legalization of documents - Monday, Wednesday, Friday
The appointment for passport issues is carried out on working days by
phone +1 (514) 843-59-01 from 9.00 to 12.00
Due to a large number of telephone calls on consular issues, please be informed on the possible difficulties of connecting with the operator.
For standard situations please be guided by information materials posted on the website of the Consulate General in the relevant sections (Consular information).
In case you still did not find the answer, we recommend sending a written request to the email address email@example.com with the indication of your
Surname, name, patronymic (if applicable), e-mail or postal address, contact telephone if possible, and a brief description of the matter.
From June 14 to July 15, 2018 in participating cities Moscow, St.Petersburg, Sochi, Kazan, Ekaterinburg, Kaliningrad, Nizhny Novgorod, Rostov on-Don, Samara, Saransk, Volgograd will host the 2018 FIFA World Cup.
Entry and exit from Russia for foreign nationals coming over to the sports events as spectators will require a personalized “Fan ID”, which will allow the guests to visit the 2018 World Cup with their national passport without the need to obtain a Russian visa.
Russian Visa Application Center in Montreal resumed its operations, effective July 14, 2017, under new management company “VFS Global”. Documents are to be submitted to its office at previous location:
1010 Sherbrooke St. West, Suite 718, Montreal, QC, H3A 2R7
Business hours: 9:00 – 17:00 (except weekends and national holidays);
Tel. (514) 841-2113
You may also submit visa documents at the Consulate General of Russia, provided this is done in person via e-appointment.
Working hours of the Visa Section of the Consulate General:
Monday to Friday (exempt national holidays)
09.00 - 12.00 - for private visitors
Starting September 1st, 2011 the Consulate General
does not accept documents, sent by mail.