If you are on holiday in Cameroon or are an expat then you can contact the High Commission of Canada in Cameroon for assistance if you have a problem. The telephone number, street address and a map to the Embassy has been listed below. If you are considering a Canadian visa then you can also speak to the Embassy staff.
High Commission of Canada in Cameroon
You can see the new address from the High Commission of Canada in Cameroon. See what consular services they can provide and also look at the Canadian visa processing times from the High Commission for Cameroon. You will need to call them or email them before you go as they might be closed. The High Commission is closed on Cameroon as well as Canadian public holidays.
Should you have lost your passport while in Cameroon you will have to report this to the police. The police in Cameroon you will issue you with a case number and a card for the High Commission which shows that you have reported the lost or stolen passport. You will need to contact the High Commission and apply for a new passport. You will need to also give them the police case number to process your passport. This does take a while and they will issue you with a new passport or a temporary travel document.
If you need documents notarized you will again need to make an appointment for this. Ensure that you have the documents correct. Also understand what documents can and cannot be notarized. Make an appointment for this to be completed. Again see the street address of the Canadian High Commission in Cameroon.
|Street Address:||Immeuble STC-TOM, Place de l’Hôtel de Ville, Yaoundé, Cameroon|
|Mailing Address:||P.O. Box 572, Yaoundé, Cameroon|
|Telephone:||(+237) 22 23 23 11|
|Fax:||(+237) 22 22 10 90|
|Hours of Operation:||Monday to Thursday: 08:00 – 12:30 and 13:30 – 17:00
Friday: 08:00 – 13:30
If you are getting married in Cameroon you will need to prove that you are single. Firstly you will need make an appointment at the High Commission to apply for a letter of no impediment. This takes a while and they will tell you when to return to collect the letter. Now you will need to have it translated and certified. Once this was done you can use it in Cameroon to get married. Now have that translated and use that marriage registration in Cameroon for a Canadian spouse visa.
If you have birth in the Cameroon and need to register the child. Collect all you documents and have them translated and certified. Then make an appointment with the High Commission and apply for the child registration. You will need to make an appointment and take the birth documents, translated and certified. Also your Canadian passport and the child hae to be taken to the High Commission.
These are the average visa wait times in Cameroon which it comes to a Canadian visa. Note that this was January 2022 so times will improve as time moves on.
|Check Visa Processing Times
|Visitor Visa (days)||44|
|Super Visa (days)||67|
|Study Permit (Weeks)||11|
|Work Permit (Weeks)||15|
|Spouse / Partner Visa (Months)||12|
|Passport Application||20 Business Days|
These are average visa times in Cameroon. There are other diplomatic missions in the region. These are the Canadian Embassy in Burkina Faso and the Canadian Embassy in Algeria as well as far away as the Canadian Embassy in Thailand as an example.