Embassy of the RS Ottawa /Consular Affairs /

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Consular Affairs

Embassy of the Republic of Slovenia in Ottawa, Ontario
150 Metcalfe Street, Suite 2200
Ottawa, ON K2P 1P1
Tel.: + 1 613 565 5781
Fax: + 1 613 565 5783


Contact person:

Mr. Tomaz Matjasec, Minister Plenipotentiary


Ms. Margerita Potocco Drakulic, Consular assistant


Official consular hours in Ottawa are:                                                                    

Monday  10:00 AM - 01:00 PM, 

Wednesday  10:00 AM - 01:00 PM and 02:00 PM - 04:00 PM 

Thursday  10:00 AM - 01:00 PM


Please make an appointment by phone or email prior to your arrival.


We encourage you to use e-mail as the best means of obtaining information. Please direct your questions to: sloembassy.ottawa(at)gov.si 

For telephone inquiries please call +1 613 565 5781 and you will be redirected to the appropriate representative of the Embassy. Phone inquiries can be made Monday - Friday, between 10:00 AM and 02:00 PM. 

The Embassy would advise all foreigners who are deciding to work and live in Slovenia to read the  information on following links:

- Basic information regarding entry into Slovenia, temporary and permanent residency at http://www.infotujci.si/v/1/entry-and-residence,
- Entry and residence in the Republic of Slovenia, schooling system, employment, work and some other useful information
- Citizenship, 

Consular hours in Toronto are held once a month on the following dates:


September:  Tuesday,  24 September,  from 03.00 pm till 06.30 pm.

October:  Tuesday,  22 October,  from 03.00 pm till 06.30 pm.

November:  Tuesday,  19 November,  from 03.00 pm till 06.30 pm.

December:  Tuesday,  17 December,  from 03.00 pm till 06.30 pm.


**Please note that consular hours are for Slovenian citizens only and no visa applications will be accepted.


The consular hours will be held at the Consulate General Office:

731 Browns Line
Toronto Ontario M8W 3V7

Please call the Embassy to ensure a representative will be present.


On occasion, consular hours may also be held in other provinces / cities across Canada, in coordination with the Slovenian Communities. These cities include Calgary and Vancouver (occasionally also Winnipeg). 

For information on whether consular hours may be held in your area, please contact the Consulate or the Embassy. Please note that these hours (in Calgary, Vancouver, Winnipeg or other cities) are held for Slovenian citizens only and that no visa applications will be accepted.


Consular visits to western Canada are typically scheduled every six months but can be more or less frequent based on the needs of the Slovenian community. Seeing as these visits are scheduled based on demand, if you are in need of consular services please contact the Embassy in order to be added to the list.


The locations for consular hours in Vancouver and Calgary are listed bellow:


VANCOUVER: at Slovenian Society Vancouver,  5762 Sprott St., Burnaby, V5G 1T7

Next consular hours:  Spring 2020.


CALGARY: at Slovenian Association Calgary,  2335 16A St. SE, Calgary, T2G 3S8

Next consular hours: Spring 2020. 


In case that consular hours would be organized in Winnipeg, the location is at Slovenian Association  Winnipeg - Our Lady of Lourdes Church Hall, 95 MacDonald Ave, Winnipeg, MB R3C 3R3.