Message for U.S. Citizens – Don’t Let the Elections Pass You By

If you plan to vote in the November 2020 election it is important to ACT NOW!  Don’t wait, return your voted ballot right away! Remember U.S. embassies and consulates are not polling places; same-day in-person voting is not available outside the United States – but you can get assistance in requesting and returning your absentee …

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German mask regulations, state by state

Baden-Württemberg: wearing a mask will be mandatory in shops and when using public transportation as of Monday, April 27. Even a simple face cover will contribute to delaying the spread of the virus, said Minister President Winfried Kretschmann. Bavaria : citizens will be required to cover their noses and mouths as of April 27 on public transportation, on …

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German Mayors from Düsseldorf, Essen, Münster, and Bonn Attend U.S. Conference of Mayors in D.C.

At the invitation of the U.S. Consulate General in Düsseldorf, the mayors of Bonn, Düsseldorf, Essen, and Münster attended the 86th Winter Meeting of the U.S. Conference of Mayors in Washington, D.C. on January 24 and 25, 2018. The four mayors were also part of an international delegation of experts and mayors from across the …

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January 2018 Government Shutdown Resolved

UPDATE: Congress has passed and the President has signed legislation to fund government operations under a continuing resolution, allowing all normal activities to resume.  * * * At this time, scheduled passport and visa services will continue during the lapse in appropriations as the situation permits. This website will not be regularly updated until full …

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Consular Outreach Day in Duesseldorf September 26, 2017

The American Citizen Services team from Frankfurt will hold an ACS Outreach Day in Duesseldorf on September 26, 2017 and will be accepting passport applications, applications for reports of birth abroad and providing notarial services. You must register in advance and services will be offered between 10:30 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. This Outreach day is …

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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Police Activity in Essen

U.S. Consulate General Frankfurt, Germany Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Police Activity in Essen March 11, 2017 Media are reporting that police in Essen have closed the Limbecker Platz shopping mall in central Essen until further notice. There is ongoing police activity in the area. You should avoid the area, maintain a high level of …

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