Contact Information and Hours of Operation
Public hours for American Citizen Services are Sunday through Thursday, 08:00-12:00, by appointment only. We are closed on most U.S. and Iraqi holidays.
The Consular Section is located on the U.S. Embassy compound on Al Kindi Street in the International Zone in Baghdad. Please enter through the Consular entrance on Al Kindi Street. Note that weapons are not allowed in the Consular waiting room and no parking is available.
For pre-recorded information regarding services for U.S. citizens, you may call 0760-030-4400
For emergencies (such as death, serious injury, abduction, or imminent threat to safety):
From Iraq: 0770-443-1286 or 0760-030-4888
From the United States: 011-964-770-443-1286 or
301-985-8841 ext. 4888
The Consular Section does not accept phone calls about visa cases. If you have questions about a visa to the United States, please contact one of our visa units.
The Consular Section accepts credit cards in addition to cash (USD) for payment of all service fees except the nonimmigrant visa (MRV) application fee.
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All American Citizen Services are available by appointment only. Please click here to make an online appointment.
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We look forward to welcoming you to American Citizen Services!