IMPORTANT NOTICE: Extra visa pages service will no longer exist after December 31, 2015. If you think you will need extra pages added to your passport, mail in your application as soon as possible. If you have urgent need for travel, please make your appointment as soon as possible. Read more information...
Worldwide Caution Security Information
July 29, 2015 The Department of State is updating the Worldwide Caution to provide information on the continuing threat of terrorist actions and violence against U.S. citizens and interests throughout the world. Recent terrorist attacks, whether by those affiliated with terrorist entities, copycats, or individual perpetrators, Read more...
Journee sans voitures
Message for U.S. Citizens: “Journée sans voitures” in Paris
Sunday, September 27, 2015: For a few hours on Sunday, September 27th, 2015, several areas, mostly in the center of Paris, will be closed to motorized vehicles, except for ambulances, taxis, public transportation, and certain other general interest vehicles. Read more... (PDF - 327 kb)
Six Month Passport Validity
Many countries require that your U.S. passport have as much as 6 months validity remaining for entry. If your passport doesn't have the required validity, you should renew it today and avoid the stress of waiting to renew until the last-minute. Learn more about requirements for renewing your passport below:
Get Help in an Emergency
Emergency services for U.S. citizens who are distressed and require emergency services such as assistance with the death, arrest, illness, abduction in process, or injury of an American citizen.