Marrying and Sponsoring a French Guianese

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Calling French Guiana from Canada

Dial 011 – 594 – 594 or 694 – local number

  • 011 is the exit code from North America
  • 594 is the country code for French Guiana
  • The second 594 is the landline code for French Guiana
  • 694 is the cell code for French Guiana
  • French Guiana does not use area codes

 

Calling Canada from French Guiana

Dial 00  – 1 – area code – local number

  • 00 is the international dialing code used by most countries outside of North America
  • 1 is the country code for North America

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

French Guiana is on Brasilia Time (GMT-3). French Guiana does not observe Daylight Saving Time due to its proximity to the Equator.

Canadian Time Zone

# of Hours French Guiana is Ahead

# of Hours during DST

Pacific (BC, Yukon) 5 hours 4 hours
Mountain (Alberta, western Nunvaut, Lloydminster, Saskatchewan) 4 hours 3 hours
Saskatchewan 3 hours 3 hours
Central (Manitoba, Northwest Territories, central Nunavut, northwestern Ontario) 3 hours 2 hours
Eastern (most of Ontario, most of Quebec) 2 hours 1 hours
Atlantic (Labrador, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, PEI, eastern Quebec) 1 hour Same Time
Newfoundland 30 minutes 30 minutes behind

 

Emergency Information for Canadians in French Guiana

There is no Canadian diplomatic mission in French Guiana, hower there is an embassy in neighbouring Guyana.

High Commission of Canada in Georgetown

High and Young Streets
Georgetown
Guyana

Post Address:
P.O. Box 10880, Georgetown, Guyana

Telephone: (592) 227-2081; 227-2082; 227-2083; 227-2084 or 227-2085
Fax: (592) 225-8380
Email: [email protected]
Website: guyana.gc.ca


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The Government of Canada's Travel Alerts for French Guiana

 

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