Marrying and Sponsoring a Citizen of the Cook Islands

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Marrying and Sponsoring a New Zealand Citizen is the same process, no matter where they live. Learn more about sponsorship:

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Calling the Cook Islands from Canada

Dial 011 – 682 – local number, where

  • 011 is the exit code for Canada
  • 682 is the country code for the Cook Islands
  • The Cook Islands do not use area codes

Local numbers are 5 digits. Each island's numbers begin with a different prefix:

  • Aitutaki – 31 xxx
  • Atiu – 33 xxx
  • Mangaia – 34 xxx
  • Manihiki – 43 xxx
  • Mauke – 35 xxx
  • Mitiaro – 36 xxx
  • Nassau – 45 xxx
  • Palmerston – 37 xxx
  • Pukapuka – 41 xxx
  • Penrhyn – 42 xxx
  • Rakahanga – 44 xxx
  • Rarotonga – 2 xxx

 

Calling Canada from the Cook Islands

Dial 00 – 1 – Canadian area code – local number

List of Canadian Area Codes:

Province Code Province  Code
Alberta

403 / 587 (southern Alberta)

587 / 780 (central and northern Alberta)

Nunavut 867
BC

236 / 250 / 778 (majority of BC)

236 / 604 / 778 (Metro Vancouver)

Ontario

226 / 519 (southwestern Ontario)

249 / 705 (northeastern Ontario)

289 / 365 / 905 (Greater Toronto Area)

343 / 613 (eastern Ontario)

416 / 647 (Toronto)

807 (northwestern Ontario)

Manitoba 204 / 431 PEI 782 / 902
New  Brunswick 506 Quebec

418 / 581 (eastern Quebec)

438 / 514 (Montreal)

450 / 579 (Greater Montreal)

819 / 873 (remainder of Quebec)

Newfoundland and Labrador 709 Saskatchewan 306 / 639
Northwest Territories 867 Yukon 867
Nova Scotia 782 / 902    

 

Time Difference

The Cook Islands are on Hawaii Time (GMT-10). The Cook Islands do not participate in Daylight Saving Time.

Canadian Time Zone

# of Hours Cook Islands are Behind

# of Hours during DST

Pacific (BC, Yukon) 2 hours 3 hours
Mountain (Alberta, western Nunvaut, Lloydminster, Saskatchewan) 3 hours 4 hours
Saskatchewan 4 hours 4 hours
Central (Manitoba, Northwest Territories, central Nunavut, northwestern Ontario) 4 hours 5 hours
Eastern (most of Ontario, most of Quebec) 5 hours 6 hours
Atlantic (Labrador, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, PEI, eastern Quebec) 6 hours 7 hours
Newfoundland 6.5 hours 7.5 hours

 

Emergency Information for Canadians in the Cook Islands

High Commission of Canada in Wellington

125 The Terrace
Wellington 6011
New Zealand

Post Address:
P.O. Box 8047, Wellington 6143, New Zealand

Telephone: 64 (4) 473-9577
Fax: 64 (4) 471-2082
Email: [email protected]
Website: newzealand.gc.ca


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Canadian Government's Travel Alerts for the Cook Islands

 

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