Consulate General of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana

Toronto, Canada

Renunciation of Guyanese Citizenship


  • The application forms must be completed/filled out in duplicate, signed and sworn to before a Magistrate, Justice of the Peace or other Official Title holders and must be returned with the following documents:
  • Copy of Acceptance letter from country of residence which must be translated in English, if official language is not English
  • Copy of applicant’s passport granting citizenship
  • Original Guyana passport
  • Two (2) passport size photographs
  • Certified (Original) of applicant’s Birth Certificate
  • Certified (Original) of applicant’s Marriage Certificate
  • Proof of address of country residing overseas
  • Copy of country identification card
  • Written letter stating the reason for surrendering your Guyanese nationality
  • Proof of Employment overseas
  • Overseas drivers licence (if any)
  • Fee- $500.00 CND cash or money order made payable to the Consulate General of Guyana


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