U.S. Citizen Services

General Information

The American Citizen Services (ACS) Unit of U.S. Embassy Belmopan’s Consular Section provides a wide range of services to U.S. citizens visiting or residing in Belize.  Please contact the consular Section at ACSBelize@state.gov.

Emergency Services – Arrests, deaths, serious illness, or victims of crimes.  Can be provided during normal duty hours Monday – Friday 8:00a.m. – 5:00p.m as well as through the after-hours emergency number 610-5030.

Non-emergency Services – Normally by appointment unless a Consular Officer is able to make an exception for extraordinary circumstances. Passport renewals: Monday, Wednesday and Thursday afternoons 1-3 pm. notary services: Tuesday mornings (9:00a.m. – 11noon); Consular Reports of Birth Abroad: by appointments only.

Passport pickup – Monday, Wednesday and Thursday (1:00p.m. – 4:00p.m.)

Other Information

If you have a complex inquiry or unusual situation and would like a separate appointment please send us an email to ACSBelize@state.gov

Alerts and Messages

See all Messages and Alerts for U.S. Visitors to Belize.