Opening of a French visa center in Ottawa

Since July 12, 2018, visa applicants living in the Ottawa-Gatineau region can apply for their visa through VFS, by appointment only:

VFS Global
2211 Riverside Drive - Unit 403
Ottawa (Ontario) K1H 7X5

VFS Global’s mission is to provide information to applicants (call centre : +1 613 927 92 66 (9 am EST to 4 pm PT) / online services VFS Global’s :, meet with applicants in order to collect application files and proceed with biometrics.

These are then forwarded to the French Consulate General in Montreal for review.

For further information, please check the France-Visas website.

Last modified on 05/05/2022

top of the page