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Medellin Passport Acceptance Day
February 20, 2022

The U.S. Embassy is coming to Medellin!

To further assist U.S. citizens in Colombia, the U.S. Citizen Services will be visiting Medellin on Thursday, March 10, and Friday, March 11, 2022. We will accept passport applications (renewals and replacements). These are the ONLY services that will be provided on that day. We will not receive Consular Report of Birth Abroad applications nor offer notarial services. As a reminder, we do not respond any questions related to Immigrant or Non-Immigrant Visas.

Dates: Thursday, March 10, and Friday, March 11, 2022

Hours: 8:00 to 12:00 and 14:00 to 15:00

You MUST make an appointment. Please book a separate appointment for each passport service by clicking here and following the instructions:


Location: Medellin, Antioquia

The exact address will be emailed to you. Please be sure to double-check the email address you used to select an appointment slot.


ONLY CASHIER’S CHECKS (cheque de Gerencia) in Colombian pesos will be accepted. The required service fees will be published near the date of the event.

** Delivery: Delivery service of your new passport is mandatory. A DHL representative will be available to schedule return delivery services at an additional cost depending on the destination. This payment can only be made in cash. **

PREPARE FOR THE DATE: To begin preparing for our acceptance day in Medellin, please carefully review the information on the specific requirements and forms on our website: https://co.usembassy.gov/passports/. You must bring all required forms completed and all supporting documents as listed on the Embassy website.

If you have any questions related to our Medellin Passport Acceptance Day, you may contact the American Citizens Services Unit at U.S. Embassy Bogota via e-mail at ACSBogota@state.gov.

Don’t forget to sign up for the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program! A free and fast service provided by the U.S. Government that lets U.S. citizens abroad provide useful contact information to the U.S. Embassy in case of an emergency. Enrolled U.S citizens who provide a valid email address also receive regular travel updates, messages, and alerts. To sign up or edit your information, go to https://step.state.gov/step/.