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Please be aware that due to city construction, the Embassy's front gate on Sussex Drive and Boteler Street may be restricted. Should the front gate be unavailable, please use the back gate on Bolton Street to visit the Embassy.


Aug 1

Sixth Round of Negotiations for Japan-Canada Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA)


July 9

The Japan World Expo Grant


May 9

Japan's Official Development Assistance (ODA) White Paper










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For information related to

the Great East Japan Earthquake, please click here.

September 10, 2014

Foreign Minister's Award for Dr. Jacob Kovalio

July 7, 2014

Japanese Ambassador's Award for Ms. Sachiko Okuda

June 18, 2014

Sake Tasting




The Embassy of Japan organizes various events througout the year. If you wish to register to our cultural events email service, please send us your contact information to the following:



The Ambassador of Japan to Canada

His Excellency Norihiro Okuda


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-List of Successive Japanese Heads of Mission to Canada


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The Embassy of Japan in Canada

255 Sussex Drive

Ottawa, ON K1N 9E6


Tel: 613-241-8541



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Last updated: Sept. 17, 2014
Upcoming Events

September 20-21, 2014 new

Bonsai Art Exhibition

Embassy of Japan

255 Sussex Drive, Ottawa, ON

Saturday: 10 AM - 4 PM

Sunday: 10 AM - 3 PM

Demonstrations: 1 PM - 3 PM


*Please note that the Alexandra Bridge and Sussex Dr. will be closed from 8 am to 1 pm on Sunday due to the Canada Army Run. The Embassy can still be accessed from Boteler Street and Bolton Street.


October 18-19, 2014 new

Ikebana Inspiration

Embassy of Japan

255 Sussex Drive, Ottawa, ON

Saturday: 10 AM - 4 PM

Sunday: 10 AM - 3 PM


October 23,25 & November 14, 2014 new

Japanese Film Festival

River Building 2200, Carleton University

1125 Colonel By Drive, Ottawa







Japan-Related Events

*Please note that these events are not sponsored by the Embassy of Japan. Please contact the organization responsible for further information.*


October 3 new

The Ohara School of Ikebana Ottawa Chapter's 25th Anniversary Demonstration and Gala Reception

Demonstration at 6:30 PM, reception to follow

Studio Theatre, Ben Franklin Complex

101 Centrepointe Drive


August 21-September 23

REGISTERED: The Japanese Canadian Experience During World War II*

An Exhibition of Photographs by Leslie Hossack

Trinity Gallery, Shenkman Arts Centre

245 Centrum Blvd, Ottawa, ON 


July 11- November 22, 2014

REIKO SUDO + Nuno - Textiles from Japan

Mississippi Valley Textile Museum

3 Rosamond St E, Almonte, ON





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