Message for U.S. Citizens: Maracaibo Consular Agent – New Appointment System

As a reminder, as of January 2015, applicants for consular services in Maracaibo must schedule an appointment the Friday prior to the Monday they plan to request a service. All applicants must request appointments on Friday between the hours of 2:00 to 5:00 p.m. by calling (0261) 792-7771.

Consular services performed by the Consular Agent in Maracaibo include U.S. passport renewals and notary services for documents to be used in the United States. The Consular Agent may certify copies of certain documents to be used by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). Persons requesting certified copies of their passport for W-7 or W-8 forms must bring the completed form, an original valid passport, and a copy of the biographical information page from their valid passport. The Consular Agent does not provide any information on the visa process. For information on visas please visit the visa section of the Embassy website.

The Maracaibo Agent performs all consular services at the Centro Venezolano Americano de Zulia (CEVAZ), Calle 63 #3E-60, Maracaibo, Zulia. You can reach the Consular Agency in Maracaibo by phone at +58 (0261) 200-0600, +58 (0261) 718-0843 and +58 (0261) 718-0845.

This information is also available on the Embassy website.