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Consular Fees (Specialized Services) Regulations (SOR/2003-30)

Regulations are current to 2024-04-01 and last amended on 2010-06-03. Previous Versions

Consular Fees (Specialized Services) Regulations



Registration 2003-01-23

Consular Fees (Specialized Services) Regulations

P.C. 2003-4  2003-01-23

Her Excellency the Governor General in Council, on the recommendation of the Minister of Foreign Affairs and the Treasury Board, pursuant to paragraph 19(1)(a)Footnote a of the Financial Administration Act, hereby makes the annexed Consular Fees (Specialized Services) Regulations.


 In these Regulations, locally engaged employee has the same meaning as the definition employee in section 2 of the Locally-Engaged Staff Employment Regulations.


 Subject to section 4, the fee to be paid for a specialized service set out in column 1 of the schedule that is provided at a mission or outside a mission by a consular officer or locally engaged employee is the fee set out in column 2.

  • SOR/2010-122, s. 1

 [Repealed, SOR/2010-122, s. 1]


 No fee is payable in respect of a specialized service that is provided

  • (a) to a person who is destitute or to whom overriding humanitarian or compassionate considerations apply;

  • (b) to a person who is a Canadian or foreign official, if the service is requested in their official capacity;

  • (c) for a naval vessel or service aircraft of a Commonwealth country;

  • (d) for the purposes of the Citizenship Act; or

  • (e) for the purpose of the payment of any remuneration, pension or allowance by the Government of Canada or the government of a province, or for the purposes of any other official business of those governments.



Coming into Force

 These Regulations come into force on the day on which they are registered.


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