Security

Security – How To Get Into The Consulates (pdf)

If you fail to follow these security requirements (pdf) you may face delays or cancellations to your visit.

Inform yourself of what you CANNOT bring into the consulate. This includes:

Who is allowed in the building? For U.S. Passport and Consular Report of Birth Abroad applications, please note that only the following visitors will be permitted entry to the Consulate:

  • The applicant
  • Both parents/guardians (and minor siblings) of applicants under the age of 16
  • One parent/guardian (and minor siblings) of applicants between the age of 16-21
  • Escorts required to accompany applicants with special needs

Due to security and space constraints, we are unable to permit other guests into the Consulate.