The U.S. Consular Agency in Barranquilla

To schedule an appointment, please determine the service you require:  Passport, Consular Report of Birth Abroad and Passport (CRBA) or Notarial Services.
Next, send an email to  and in the subject line indicate the service you require.  Example:  Subject: Passport Renewal
You will receive a reply with the date and time of your appointment.  If you are able to attend the appointment, please respond to the email with the following information:
Name of the person requiring the service. Contact information ( Name, Telephone, email address)
When you respond, your appointment will be scheduled for the date and time set in the email.
**Please read carefully the requirements for each service at:  Failure to bring any required document will cause delays or you may have to reschedule your appointment.      

Address: Centro Empresarial las Americas 1, Calle 77B No. 57-141, Suite 511

The Consular Agency accepts passport applications, provides notary services, documents children born to U.S. citizens in Colombia, documents deaths of U.S. citizens, and assists U.S. citizens in emergency situations on Colombia’s north coast.  See the links under “U.S. Citizen Services” for forms and fees for consular services.  Emergency passports are normally available in 5 business days, and regular passports in 15 business days.  Click here for information on Processing Time and Delivery.  Services are offered by appointment only.  Please send an email to schedule an appointment.  Email messages are answered no later than the next business day.

In case of an emergency involving a U.S. citizen in Colombia, please click here for contact information.

For questions about Social Security or other retirement benefits, please see our Federal Benefits page.

Important note: The Consular Agency does not provide visa services for foreign citizens who wish to travel to the United States.  For visa information, please click on “visas” on the right.