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* For more information please call the Embassy at (613)236-5825 ext. 229 / 243.

 

Power of Attorney

 

In person

 

1- One Lebanese ID 'Tazkara, Ikhraj Kayd' or Passport

 

2- The applicant must come to the Embassy to sign the Power of Attorney.

 

3- Two witnesses are required to sign certain Power of Attorneys (Property, General, Marriage & Divorce).

 

4- The amount of $50 CAD cash per applicant 'Mouakel' for a General Power of Attorney.

 

5- The amount of $25 CAD cash per applicant 'Mouakel' for a Special Power of Attorney.

 

6- Provide a medical report or attestation for the client whose age 80 years and above.

 

The mental competence of signatory of power of attorney must be established

 

By mail

 

Legalization of Power of Attorney

 

1- Must contain full information about the applicant, the attorney 'Wakeel' and two witnesses.

 

2- Must be notarized by a Notary Public.

 

3- Must be legalized by the Province Government:

 

Ontario: Management Board of Cabinet.

Quebec: Secretary to the Chamber of Notaries.

Newfoundland and Labradors: Department of Justice.

New Brunswick: Office of the Lieutenant-Governor.

Prince Edward Island: Executive Council.

Nova Scotia: Government House- Barristers society.

Manitoba: Office of Lieutenant-Governor, Consumer and Corporate Affairs.

Saskatchewan: Office of Lieutenant-Governor.

Alberta: Alberta Department of Justice.

British Columbia: Office of Lieutenant-Governor, The Law Society of British Columbia.

Yukon: Yukon Department of Justice.

For residents of the City of Ottawa and its surroundings, you can certify all the documents at the Department of Foreign Affairs in Ottawa.

 

4- Money order payable to the Embassy of Lebanon in the amount of:

 

- $50 CAD per applicant 'Mouakel' to legalize a General Power of Attorney.

- $25 CAD per applicant 'Mouakel' to legalize a Special Power of Attorney.

 

5- Self-addressed stamped, Xpresspost, envelope with phone number (to send you back the original documents).

 

6- Photocopy of the Lebanese document (I.D, 'Ikhraj kayd', valid passport); this document must be attached to the Power of Attorney.

 

* One additional photocopy of each original document you send is required.

 

The mental competence of signatory of power of attorney must be established

 

N.B.:   A Lebanese Honorary Consulate is available in Toronto and Halifax to handle those matters.

 

 

Cancellation of Power of Attorney

 

In person

 

1- One Lebanese ID 'Tazkara, Ikhraj Kayd' or Passport

 

2- A photocopy of the Power of Attorney you wish to cancel.

 

3- Full address and telephone number in Lebanon of the person to whom the Power of Attorney was given.

 

4- The amount of $30 CAD cash per applicant.

 

The mental competence of signatory of power of attorney must be established

 

By mail

 

Legalization of Cancellation of Power of Attorney

 

1- Must be prepared at a Notary Public.

 

2- Must contain full personal identification of the applicant.

 

3- A photocopy of the Power of Attorney you wish to cancel.

 

4- Full address and telephone number in Lebanon of the person to whom the Power of Attorney was given.

 

5- Must be legalized by the Province Government:

 

Ontario: Management Board of Cabinet.

Quebec: Secretary to the Chamber of Notaries.

Newfoundland and Labradors: Department of Justice.

New Brunswick: Office of the Lieutenant-Governor.

Prince Edward Island: Executive Council.

Nova Scotia: Government House- Barristers society.

Manitoba: Office of Lieutenant-Governor, Consumer and Corporate Affairs.

Saskatchewan: Office of Lieutenant-Governor.

Alberta: Alberta Department of Justice.

British Columbia: Office of Lieutenant-Governor, The Law Society of British Columbia.

Yukon: Yukon Department of Justice.

For residents of the City of Ottawa and its surroundings, you can certify all the documents at the Department of Foreign Affairs in Ottawa.

 

6- Money order payable to the Embassy of Lebanon in the amount of $30 CAD (per applicant).

 

7- Self-addressed stamped, Xpresspost, envelope with phone number (to send you back the original documents).

 

* One additional photocopy of each original document you send is required.

 

The mental competence of signatory of power of attorney must be established

 

N.B.:   A Lebanese Honorary Consulate is available in Toronto and Halifax to handle those matters.

 

 

Affidavit

 

Same rules apply as Legalization of Power of Attorney.

 

1- Money order payable to the Embassy of Lebanon in the amount of $50 CAD.

 

2- Self-addressed stamped, Xpresspost, envelope with phone number (to send you back the original documents).

 

* One additional photocopy of each original document you send is required.

 

N.B.:   A Lebanese Honorary Consulate is available in Toronto and Halifax to handle those matters.

 

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Embassy of Lebanon

640 Lyon Street

Ottawa, ON K1S 3Z5

Phone: + (1) 613-236-5825

Fax: + (1) 613-232-1609

Email: info@LebanonEmbassy.ca

Embassy Business Hours

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Consular Business Hours

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Embassy is closed on Canadian and Lebanese Official Holidays