Consular Section Information


  • Applicants are not permitted into the Consular Section without a scheduled appointment.
  • All visitors to the Consular Section are screened by security personnel prior to entry.
  • Only disabled and elderly applicants and minors may be accompanied. Applicant must not bring to the Consular Section any electronics such as mobile recording device or cell phones. No flammable items are allowed.
  • To learn more about the security precautions and restrictions please visit the Consular Section website at:

Locations and Hours

US Embassy Praia
Consular Section
Rua Abilo Macedo, 6
Praia, Cabo Verde

For hours of operation, please visit:

Closures and Holidays

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