Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy Ottawa, Canada

Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Ottawa

June 29, 2018

 Location:  Announced gathering point and route includes, but is not limited to:

  • Elgin Street
  • Sussex Drive
  • S. Embassy Ottawa

Event:  Demonstrations expected to take place on June 30, 2018 between 12:00 and 5:00 p.m.

Actions to Take:

  • Avoid the areas of the demonstration.
  • Exercise caution if in the vicinity of large gatherings or protests.
  • Monitor local media for updates.
  • Be aware of your surroundings.
  • Keep a low profile.


The U.S. Embassy is located at 490 Sussex Drive, Ottawa, Canada K1N 1G8 and is open from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 pm on Monday to Friday.  You can reach us at 1-613-688-5335 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. Embassy is 1-613-688-5335.  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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