U.S. Citizen Services

Welcome to U.S. Citizens Services at the United States Embassy in Kinshasa. This section provides information on specific consular services available to U.S. citizens in the DRC.

Routine U.S. Citizen Services are available by appointment only.  You may schedule an appointment through our online appointment system.  We will not accept appointments for routine services via telephone, email or walk-in requests.

U.S. citizens who need emergency services are welcome to come during normal U.S. Embassy Consular Section public hours which are Monday through Thursday from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and Fridays from 7:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.  Please note that the Embassy is closed on DRC and American holidays.

Please note: Applicants are not permitted to take electronics, liquids, sharp objects, food, or large bags/purses to appointments at the Embassy.  Don’t miss your appointment – leave prohibited items at home!

To schedule an appointment for passport services, notarial services, a Consular Report of Birth Abroad (CRBA), or another consular service or consultation, click here and follow the instructions.

Contact us at ACSKinshasa@state.gov.

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