Marrying and Sponsoring a Puerto Rican

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Marrying and Sponsoring an American Citizen to Canada is the same process, no matter where they live. Learn more about sponsorship:

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Calling Puerto Rico from Canada

Puerto Rico is part of the North American Numbering Plan, so calling is just like making a normal long-distance call:

Dial 1 – 787 or 939 – local number.

 

Calling Canada from Puerto Rico

Calling Canada is like making a normal long distance call:

Dial 1 – area code – local number

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

Puerto Rico is on Atlantic Standard Time, just like the Maritimes. Puerto Rico does not practice Daylight Saving Time.

Canadian Time Zone

# of Hours Puerto Rico is Ahead or Behind

# of Hours during DST

Pacific (BC, Yukon) 4 hours 3 hours
Mountain (Alberta, western Nunvaut, Lloydminster, Saskatchewan) 3 hours 2 hours
Saskatchewan 2 hours 2 hours
Central (Manitoba, Northwest Territories, central Nunavut, northwestern Ontario) 2 hours 1 hour
Eastern (most of Ontario, most of Quebec) 1 hour Same Time
Atlantic (Labrador, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, PEI, eastern Quebec) Same Time 1 hour behind
Newfoundland 30 minutes behind 90 minutes behind

 

Emergency Information for Canadians in Puerto Rico

Consulate of Canada in San Juan

Hato Rey Center, 268 Ponce de Leon
Suite 1111
San Juan (Hato Rey)
Puerto Rico, U.S.A., 00918

Telephone: (787) 759-6629
Fax: (787) 294-1205
Email: No Email
Website: No Website


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Sponsoring a Puerto Rican to Canada

The sponsoring process is time-consuming and difficult. To learn more, click the button below:

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