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Consular Agent

Consular Agent in Maracaibo

Please be informed that our Consular Agent in Maracaibo will be closed to the public on Monday July 23rd, 2012, instead our Consular agent will open Thursday 26th, 2012.

The U.S. Embassy in Caracas maintains a Consular Agency in Maracaibo to provide services to the American citizen community in that area.

  • Accepts applications for U.S. passport renewals for passports expired less than 10 years
  • Provides emergency assistance to American citizens in the consular district, including prison visits, welfare and whereabouts searches and hospitalization/death cases
  • Notarizes documents

Please note that all fees payments to the Consular Agency in Maracaibo must be made by certified check in local currency from Banco Provincial. The check must be payable to U.S. Disbursing Officer.

The Consular Agency does not provide visa services of any type. The U.S. Consular Agency in Maracaibo is located at:

Centro Venezolano Americano de Zulia (CEVAZ)
Calle 63 #3E-60
Maracaibo, Zulia

Tel:  [+58] (0261) 2000600 (0261) 7180843 and 7180845
Hours of operation:  Mondays from 8:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.

New passports will be delivered by DHL’s private courier service for a fee of BSF 85 per passport . For more information, please check with DHL for delivery restrictions. The DHL fee must be paid by certified check (cheque de gerencia) in local currency ONLY. The check must be made payable to DHL FLETES AEREOS C.A. This means that each passport applicant should bring two certified checks with them; one for the passport fees and one for DHL fees.