– Please show up to your appointment 15 minutes prior to your appointment time.
-Passport photos ARE NOT TAKEN INSIDE THE EMBASSY. You must come in already with your passport photo.
– Payment for passport services is done INSIDE the embassy. Payment can be done in cash or credit card only. If payment is made in cash, please pay the exact amount. There is no expediting fee when applying outside the United States.
-For minors, first time adult passports applicants, and special circumstances cases, the estimated time for the process inside the Embassy is 45 minutes. Adult renewal applicants do not require an interview. Estimated time for adult renewal applicants is 15-20 minutes.
COVID-19 Restrictions on Accessing Consular Section
– Applicants visiting the Embassy facilities are required to wear mask. Applicants who arrive without their own face covering will not be permitted to enter. Face coverings will not be provided.
– Please postpone your appointment if you are sick and/or displaying COVID-like symptoms such as coughing, fever, shortness of breath, etc. or have been exposed to individuals known to have tested positive for COVID-19.
Please review THIRD PARTY ATTENDANCE AT PASSPORT INTERVIEWS
You will not be allowed to enter the consulate with battery-operated or electronic devices, and the consulates cannot store electronic devices. Persons arriving with these devices will be refused entry. Please make the necessary arrangements to leave electronic devices at home or store them off-site before arriving for your appointment.