Guide to avail consular services of Bolivian Consulate

Guide to avail consular services of Bolivian Consulate

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The Bolivia Embassy is in Washington DC, with Rafael Pablo Antonio Canedo Daroca serving as the Chief of the mission. The Embassy offers many services to the Bolivia Citizen in the United States, such as the Bolivia passport renewal, attestation certificates, emergency certificates, etc.

1825 Connecticut Avenue NW, Suite 200 C, Washington DC 20009
Tel: 202-232-4827 / 4828
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What are the primary tasks performed by the Embassy/Consulate of Bolivia located in Washington DC, USA?

The Embassy/Consulate assists travelers from the United States to Bolivia, and citizens traveling from Bolivia to the United States. It also plays a significant role in an educational exchange program sponsored by the Bolivia government. To allow for more ease of use and access, the Embassy/Consulate has established multiple Consulates across the country to offer services seamlessly.

What type of passport services are provided by the Bolivian Embassy/Consulate?

The primary purposes of travel to the United States by Bolivian nationals are tourism, higher education, employment, and other activities (such as parents visiting children, business events, etc.). In the United States, any foreign resident needs to possess a valid travel document, or the traveler will be deported to their home country. If the travel documents, such as a passport, expired, or were lost, the Embassy would work to provide new records to the traveler.

How many Bolivian Consulates/Embassy is in the United States to serve travelers?

The Bolivian Embassy in Washington DC (address listed above) along with four Consulates/Embassy spread across the country aid travelers to and from Bolivia.

Consulate General of Bolivia – Houston

2401 Fountain View Dr.  Suite 110,

Houston, TX 77057

Consulate General of Bolivia – Los Angeles

3701 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 1065,

Los Angeles, California 90010

Consulate General of Bolivia – Miami

3750 NW 87th Ave., Suite 240,

Doral FL 33178

Consulate General of Bolivia – New York

800 2nd Ave, Suite #430,

New York, NY 10017

Does a Consulate operate out of Washington DC Consulate/Embassy?

There is no separate consular address in Washington DC. Both Embassy and Consular service office located in the same address

Can a traveler submit travel documents to the Bolivian Embassy/Consulate in Washington DC?

Yes. If the travel requirements of the applicant demand submission documents, they must be submitted by visiting the Bolivia visa application centre in Washington DC, In the case of a Bolivia e visa, a visit is not mandatory to the Embassy, Consulate, or Bolivia authorised visa agent.

Can a traveler collect travel documents from the Bolivian Embassy/Consulate in Washington DC?

Yes, you must visit the Bolivia visa application centre in Washington, DC, to collect the documents. For Bolivia electronic visa, you do not require to visit.

What are the hours of operation of the Bolivian Embassy/Consulate in Washington DC?

Bolivia Embassy working hours are 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM.

What days is the Embassy/Consulate open?

The Bolivian Embassy/Consulate operates Monday through Friday and is closed on Saturdays, Sundays, and public holidays.

Are there any jurisdictional restrictions regarding services from the Bolivian Consulate/Embassy in Washington DC?

Yes, only people residing in the states under consular control of Bolivia Embassy Washington DC are eligible for services like the issue of Bolivia passport and visa services.

Which states are coming under the jurisdiction of the Bolivian Consulate/Embassy in Washington DC?

The Washington DC Embassy covers the following states and territories: Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa, Missouri, Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, West Virginia, Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, North Carolina.

What does Visa-Free Score for Bolivian Passport mean? 

To visit visa-free countries, Bolivian passport accumulates points that decide the visit without a visa or to obtain a visa on arrival.

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