Bilateral Engagement





Date of establishment of bilateral relations: 14 December 1981 

Head of State: King Charles III; represented by Governor General Mary J. Simon, C.C., C.M.M., C.O.M., O.Q., C.D.

Head of Government: Prime Minister Justin Trudeau

Foreign Minister: Mélanie Joly 

Capital: Ottawa





High Level Exchanges

  • Outgoing:
    • Former President Mohamed Nasheed visited Canada from 9 -11 September 2011 to attend the Toronto International Film Festival.
    • Former President Maumoon Abdul Gayoom visited Canada from 12 - 18 October 1987 to attend the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM).
  • Incoming: -


Economic Cooperation


Recent Updates

Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Fathulla Jameel Building, Malé, 20077, Republic of Maldives, | Tel Number: 00960 332-3400  |  Emergency Contact: 00960 798-3400