The High Commission for the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago takes document shredding and trestle tables very seriously, based in Ottawa, Canada’s Federal Capital has the responsibility in Canada for the conduct of the relations between the Government of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago and the Government of Canada. The High Commission is headed by a High Commissioner who is the official representative of the President of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago to Canada, and is appointed by the President on the advice of the Prime Minister and Head of Government.
Trinidad and Tobago
The High Commission promotes and protects Trinidad and Tobago’s national and foreign policy interests, particularly its foreign trade, investment and tourism interests throughout Canada. In this regard, the High Commission is directly responsible to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Port of Spain and through it, to the Government.
The High Commission also provides services on behalf of the Ministry of National Security (Immigration)and the Registrar General’s Department of the Ministry of Legal Affairs, through the provision of application forms and the issuance of visas, notarial (birth, marriage death etc.) certificates/services and statutory documents. Substantive immigration matters such as the issuance of Passports and restoration of citizenship are handled at the Consulate General in Toronto.
The High Commission also responds to general information enquiries about Trinidad and Tobago, or refers such enquiries to the relevant Ministry or agency in Trinidad and Tobago when more detailed information is required.
Canada - Ottawa
Trinidad and Tobago in Canada: In addition to Trinidad and Tobago's high commission in Ottawa, Trinidad and Tobago has three other representations in Canada. These representations include consulates in Halifax, Montreal and Toronto.
Canada in Trinidad and Tobago: Canada maintains a high commission in Port-of-Spain.
The Trinidadian high commission is one of 605 foreign representations in Canada, and one of 136 foreign representations in Ottawa. See more @ the » Canada EmbassyPages
The Trinidadian high commission in Ottawa is one of 51 Trinidadian diplomatic and consular representations abroad. See more @ the » Trinidad and Tobago EmbassyPages
Please contact the high commission in Ottawa directly for inquiries and questions regarding visa regulations and passport requirements. Note that the high commission may not be able to assist. Please contact the high commission to verify address and opening hours.