Carnival Costumes


An explosion of colour, music, revelry, and creativity, Trinidad’s Carnival has spawned similar celebrations around the world; but nothing on earth can rival the abandon, euphoria and stunning spectacle of our festival. More »

Port of Spain Skyline

Port of Spain Skyline

The City of Port-of-Spain is the capital of our twin island republic of Trinidad and Tobago and is over two hundred (200) years old.  It is a well established administrative, financial and More »

Image 9 - Website - April 2013

Prime Minister’s Official Visit to Canada

Prime Minister Persad-Bissessar and Prime Minister Harper walk down the Hall of Honour (Parliament Hill, Ottawa). Source: Prime Minister’s Office, Canada More »

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Official Visit Trinidad and Tobago to Canada 2013

Prime Minister Persad-Bissessar and The Right Honourable Stephen Harper, Prime Minister of Canada, at the welcoming ceremony on Parliament Hill, April 25th 2013 (Ottawa). Source: Facebook, Kamla Persad-Bissessar More »

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Official Visit Trinidad and Tobago to Canada 2013

Governor General David Johnston plays the Steelpan given to him during his State Visit to Trinidad and Tobago in May 2012. Her Excellency Sharon Johnston, Prime Minister Persad – Bissessar and former More »

Important Updates

Road Construction on First Avenue

Kindly note that the City of Ottawa has undertaken an integrated road and utilities reconstruction on First Avenue ending September 2015.  These works have affected road access to and from the High Commission’s office at 200 First Avenue.  Our office remains open to the public, Monday to Friday between the hours of 9:00 am to 4:30 pm.  As parking is restricted, visitors are advised to make alternate parking arrangements in the surrounding area.