Natural disasters, illness, accidents and lost passports can all cause major problems for international travellers. Here are the information and resources you need to help you to manage emergency or crisis situations that may arise when you are abroad.
Information on the range of consular services offered to Canadians abroad by Canadian government offices around the world.
What to do and how your consular officials can assist you if you are arrested or detained abroad.
Your Canadian child custody arrangements may not be recognized in another country. What to do if your child is missing and may have been abducted.
About 1,000 Canadian citizens pass away abroad every year. Here is all the information you need to report a death abroad and the steps to take to repatriate the remains.
Information on when the Government of Canada will help to evacuate Canadian citizens from a foreign country and your responsibilities if you must be evacuated.
Information on obtaining emergency financial assistance from the Government of Canada
Forced marriage is a human rights violation under international law. This section provides an overview of, and guidelines on, forced marriage.
What to do if you are involved in a hijacking, hostage taking or kidnapping situation abroad.
List of legal and notarial services offered by Canadian government offices abroad.
What to do if your personal belongings are lost or stolen abroad.
What to do if your passport is lost, stolen or damaged while you are abroad.
What to do if a loved one goes missing abroad and how your consular officials can help.
Natural disasters may affect safety, services, and transportation. Make sure you know what to do.
Sign up for Registration of Canadians Abroad so that you can stay connected to Canada if there is an emergency at home or abroad.
Sign up for the Registry of Canadians Abroad service so that you can stay connected to Canada if there is an emergency at home or abroad.
How to prevent sexual assault abroad and what to do if you are.
You can be the victim of an accident or have health problems anywhere in the world. Here is basic information on what to do to save your life.