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Indian Embassy in Vancouver, Canada

Working of the Consulate General of India, Vancouver, Indian Embassy in Canada and Canadian Embassy in India is the result of friendly and cordial relations between India and Canada developed by the first Prime Minister of India Jawaharlal Nehru and the two Canadian Prime Ministers Louis St. Laurent and Lester B. Pearson during 1950s to 1960s. Relations between the Embassy of India and Embassy of Canada deepened because of the similarity in fundamental values like secularism, multi-cultural societies, and similar political institutions along with socio-cultural bond. Both the Embassy of India and Embassy of Canada are promoting the culture and tourism industries of their respective countries. Besides these Embassy of India and Embassy of Canada, other organizations are also enhancing the cultural ties like The Indo-Canada Chamber of Commerce (ICCC) the premier not-for-profit business organization facilitates business, networking forum, educational and social opportunities between Canada and India.

Address
Indian Embassy in Vancouver, Canada
Consulate General of India
# 201-325, Howe Street,
2nd Floor,
Vancouver BC V6C 1Z7,
Canada
Telephone: 00-1-604-6628811
Fax: 00-1-604-6823556
Email: indiaadmn@telus.net
Web: www.cgivancouver.com

Timings
Consular Section: Monday-Friday (Except holidays)
9.30 A.M. to 12.30 P.M.-Receipt of applications
3.30 P.M. to 5.00 P.M. - Delivery.

List of Holidays 2007
Holiday
Date
Day
Id' ul Zuha January 01 Monday
Republic Day January 26 Friday
Maha Shivratri February 16 Friday
Mahavir Jayanti March 31 Saturday
Milad-Un-Nabi April 01 Sunday
Good Friday April 06 Friday
Victoria Day May 21 Monday
Independence day India August 15 Wednesday
Labour's Day September 03 Monday
Mahatma Gandhi's Birthday October 02 Tuesday
Thanks Giving Day October 09 Tuesday
Id' ul Fitr October 14 Sunday
Dussehra October 21 Sunday
Diwali November 09 Friday
Guru Nanak's Birthday November 24 Saturday
Christmas day December 25 Tuesday
Boxing Day December 26 Wednesday