U.S. Citizen Services
**Important: The Consular Agency in Barranquilla will be working on a reduced schedule of operations until further notice. Please call ahead to schedule appointments for Consular Reports of Birth Abroad, Passport Applications, and Notary Services.**
The American Citizen Services office at the U.S. Embassy in Bogotá and the U.S. Consular Agency in Barranquilla both provide assistance to U.S. citizens in Colombia.
The American Citizen Services (ACS) section of the U.S. Embassy in Bogotá offers a varied menu of services. Please select the service you require, follow all instructions, and make an appointment if necessary. Following is a list of the services that are provided with a link to the information.
Please contact ACSBogota@state.gov with any questions. You will typically receive a response within two (2) business days. If you have questions related to Federal Benefits, please contact FBUBogota@state.gov
NOTE: In some cases security measures in our system block/filter messages and/or attachments that are too large or may be suspected of containing malicious code, including:
• emoticons (.png files), which may be imbedded in the signature block of web-based emails,
• any PNG graphics, banners, movies or similar items, either imbedded or in attachments,
• video or audio attachments (such as .wma files),
• attachments larger than 5MB.
If you have not received a response to your email within two (2) business days, please make sure that your e-mail does not include any of these items before you resend it.
Due to a consular systems upgrade, consular operations at the U.S. Embassy Bogota will be closed to the public on Friday, October 9 with the exception of emergency passport issuance to U.S. citizens. For U.S. citizen emergency travel, please look at the instructions on requesting an emergency appointment here http://bogota.usembassy.gov/emergencies.html, or contact us directly at (57) 1 275 2000. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.
Fee changes effective Sep. 26
- Please click here for important information about changes to consular fees.