Assistance for Canadians & PRs in Afghanistan

Lisa C. Citizenship & Immigration, Updates

Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) has recently updated the different ways in which Canada is assisting the situation in Afghanistan.

Canadians in need of consular assistance in Afghanistan should contact Global Affairs Canada’s 24/7 Emergency Watch and Response Centre in Ottawa by:

  • Phone: +1-613-996-8885
  • Email:
  • SMS: +1-613-686-3658

Canada continues to work with our allies and partners to secure flights out of Afghanistan, however, the situation continues to change depending on conditions on the ground in Kabul.

Canadian citizens or permanent residents in Afghanistan who need a travel document, should email

Check out this information sheet: