Government of Canada

Government of Canada

December 07, 2015 12:00 ET

Media Advisory: Behind the Scenes

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - Dec. 7, 2015) - Media are invited to attend a "Behind the Scenes" tour at Pierre Elliott Trudeau - Montréal Airport for a visit of the temporary port-of-entry designed to facilitate the entrance to Canada of the Syrian refugees.

This tour will be followed by a visit to a nearby Welcome Centre, where refugees will be bussed after being processed at the airport. Bus transportation will be provided from the airport to the Welcome Centre and back.

Date
December 8, 2015
Time
10:00 a.m. EST
Location
Pierre Elliott Trudeau - Montréal Airport

Media are requested to park their vehicle in the multi-level parking lot and proceed to Door 11, departure level.

Please arrive at 9:00 a.m.

All media will be required to show identification and sign in. Access to the Terminal is strictly under escort only.

Welcome Centre:

655 Montée-de-Liesse in Saint-Laurent.

Contact Information

  • Media Relations
    Canada Border Services Agency
    514-350-6130

    Aeroports de Montreal
    514-394-7304

    Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada
    613-952-1650