Travelling to Slovenia
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
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.
Due to extraordinary circumstances the consular office in Ottawa will be closed on Monday March 11, 2019. No consular services (application for passport, verification of signature, authentication, etc.) will be provided on that date. Regular consular hours will resume on Wednesday March 13, 2019. We apologise for any inconvenience.
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
Consular hours in Toronto are held once a month on the following dates:
There will be no consular hours in March (March Break).
Next consular hours will be in April. Exact dates for consular hours in April and May:
April - Tuesday, 16 April 2019, from 3.00 pm till 6.30 pm;
May - Tuesday, 14 May 2019, from 3.00 pm till 6.30 pm.
We are informing, that there will be no consular hours in Toronto in June, July and August 2019. Consular hours will resume again in September 2019.
**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: Monday, 08 April 2019, from 5.00 pm till 8.00 pm.
CALGARY: at Slovenian Association Calgary, 2335 16A St. SE, Calgary, T2G 3S8
Next consular hours: Tuesday, 09 April 2019, from 4.30 pm till 7.30 pm.
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.