Hurricane Season Travel Tips

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Hurricane Season Travel Tips

  • Confirm travel arrangements prior to departure and ensure that your travel insurance allows for trip cancellation or interruption in the event of a hurricane.
  • Ensure that detailed information is left with family or friends in Canada, including the name of the tour operator, flight details, hotel name, location, room number and telephone numbers, cruise ship details and itineraries.
  • Ensure that emergency contact information is provided on page 4 of your passport and leave copies of all travel documents with someone in Canada.

Consular services

Consular services
Visit our page on consular services

Tel.: 1-800-267-6788 (in Canada and the U.S.) or 613-944-6788
TTY: 1-800-394-3472 (in Canada and the U.S.) or 613-944-1310

Tel.: 613-996-8885 (call collect from abroad where available)

Alcohol, drugs and travel
Visit our page on alcohol, drugs and travel.

Publications (free)
Access our smart-travel publications or order them by calling 1-800-267-8376 (in Canada) or 613-944-4000.

Country travel advice and advisories
Our Country travel advice and advisories provide vital information on safety and security, local laws and  customs, health conditions, and entry requirements for approximately 200 travel destinations. This information is also available by phone: 1-800-267-6788 (in Canada and the U.S.) or 613-944-6788.

Diplomatic offices
Canadian government offices abroad.


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