Media room
Media contacts

Please note that all media queries are now being directed to the National Headquarters Media Relations team's new email address at:

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National spokespersons

The National Headquarters Media Relations team can serve you in both official languages.

Journalists may contact our media relations team at the coordinates below. To facilitate a prompt response, we recommend that you send an email request that includes the following information:

Note: If you are not a journalist and you are seeking information regarding Canada Border Services Agency initiatives or services, please visit the agency's contact us page.

General number (for media only)

613-957-6500 or 1-877-761-5945

Email for media inquiries

This is for questions from the media only and we will not respond to others.

Office hours

9 am to 7 pm (Eastern Time)
Monday through Friday (except holidays)

Offices are closed on statutory holidays and weekends, but will be open the next business day.

After-hours requests

For non-urgent requests sent outside of regular business hours (9 am to 7 pm (Eastern Time)) or on weekends, please note that a spokesperson will get back to you on the following business day to acknowledge receipt of your inquiry.

Note that the Canada Border Services Agency has a spokesperson on-call who can be activated after hours in cases of urgent requests such as emergencies or incidents affecting the safety of Canadian citizens.

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