Demonstration Alert – U. S. Consulate General Montreal, Canada

Demonstration Alert – U. S. Consulate General Montreal, Canada

April 12-18, 2021

Location: The announced gathering points include the Old Port area of downtown Montreal, Quebec, Canada. U.S. government personnel are advised to avoid those areas during the late afternoon and evening hours.

Event: Demonstrations expected to take place April 12-18 after 6:00p.m.

Actions to Take:

  • Avoid the area of the demonstrations.
  • Exercise caution if unexpectedly in the vicinity of large gatherings or protests.
  • Monitor local media for updates.
  • Keep a low profile.

For Assistance:

The U.S. Consulate General Montreal is located at 1134 Rue Ste Catherine West, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3B 1H4 and is open from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 pm Monday to Friday.  You can reach us at 1-514-398-9695 during business hours. If you are a U.S. citizen in need of urgent assistance outside of business hours, the emergency after-hours number for the U.S. Consulate General is the same 1-514-398-9695, then follow the prompts. Our e-mail address is

State Department – Consular Affairs (888)407-4747 or (202)501-4444

For further information about security in Canada:

See the Department of State travel website for the Worldwide Caution, Travel Warnings, Travel Alerts, and Canada Country Specific Information.

Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive security messages and make it easier to locate you in an emergency.

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