U.S. Citizen Services

UPDATE ON LIMITED SERVICES DUE TO COVID:

The United States Embassy in Dhaka is currently providing limited in-person services to U.S. citizens.  Limited appointment slots are now available online.  Please note that appointment availability is reduced to ensure the safety of our customer through proper social distancing. If no appointments are available and you have an immediate service need, please email DhakaACS@state.gov  and explain the nature of your emergency to request an emergency appointment.

Adult Passport Renewals By Mail:

The U.S. Embassy Dhaka is only processing mail-in passport applications for those who qualify to renew a previous adult passport using form DS-82.  More information is available here.

Minor-child Passport Renewals and First-Time Adult Passport Applications:

All children under the age of 16 or any citizen applying for their first adult passport must use form DS-11.  Applicants must schedule an appointment online and apply in-person at the Embassy. For detailed information select the appropriate category from our Passport Services page.

Consular Reports of Birth Abroad:

Limited appointments are available for applications for Consular Reports of Birth Abroad (CRBA). Follow the instructions here to submit a CRBA application for your child.

Notarial Services: 

Limited notarial appointments are now available. If you have an immediate need for a notarial service and do not find any slots available on our online appointment calendar, please email DhakaACS@state.gov  and explain the nature of your emergency to request an emergency notarial appointment.

U.S. citizens, who have not already done so, are encouraged to enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive Mission Dhaka updates.

We are located within the U.S. Embassy at Madani Avenue, Baridhara, Dhaka, 1212, and open every Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday, 08:30-16:30, except for most local and U.S. holidays.

If you are a U.S. citizen in need of emergency assistance, we are available 24/7.

  • During normal operating hours, call (880) (2) 5566-2000 and ask for the American Citizen Services Section.
  • After business hours, call (880) (2) 5566-2000 and dial “0” to reach the Embassy Duty Officer.

Click on the links below for more information on the services we provide.

Alerts and Messages

COVID-19 Information
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