Local services

Emergency services


In case of emergency, dial:

  • 999 (from a cell phone only)
  • 10921 to reach the helpline for women and children experiencing violence

If you’re outside of Dhaka and don’t have a cell phone, research and carry contact information for local police and medical facilities.

In Dhaka

From any phone, dial:

  • police: 88 017 133 98311 / 8802 951 4400
  • firefighters: 8802 955 5555 / 8802 955 6666 / 8802 955 6667

Consular assistance

Due to the ongoing pandemic, our consular services could be limited. Contact us by email or telephone before visiting our offices.

Dhaka - High Commission of Canada
Street AddressUnited Nations Road, Baridhara, Dhaka, BangladeshPostal AddressP.O. Box 569, Dhaka, BangladeshTelephone+880 2 5566 8444Fax+880 2 5566 8423Emaildhaka.consular@international.gc.caInternet Services AvailableFacebookHigh Commission of Canada in BangladeshTwitterHigh Commission of Canada in Bangladesh

For emergency consular assistance, call the High Commission of Canada to Bangladesh, in Dhaka, and follow the instructions. At any time, you may also contact the Emergency Watch and Response Centre in Ottawa.

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