In Case of Emergency
If you are a U.S. citizen with an after-hours emergency, please call 902-429-2480 for assistance.
1969 Upper Water Street
Suite 904, Purdy's Wharf
Consulate General of the United States Halifax
1973 Upper Water Street
Emergencies services are offered on a walk-in basis during business hours. For all other services, including passport applications and notaries, an appointment is required. To make an appointment, please visit the State Department website. If you wish to make an appointment to renounce your U.S. citizenship, please visit the Loss of nationality section of this website and follow the instructions.
For a list of lawyers in the Halifax consular district, please consult the attached list.
For a list of doctors in the Halifax consular district, please consult the attached list.
Annual Disposition of Remains Report For information on handling the disposition of remains in the Halifax consular district, please consult the attached document.