How can I reach the Eritrean Embassy DC to apply visa?

How can I reach the Eritrean Embassy DC to apply visa?

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The Eritrean Embassy is in Washington DC, with Berhane Gebrehiwet Solomon serving as the Chief of the mission. The Embassy offers many services to the Eritrea Citizen in the United States, such as the Eritrea passport renewal, attestation certificates, emergency certificates, etc.

1708 New Hampshire Avenue, NW Washington, D.C. 20009
Tel: 202-319-1991

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What are the primary tasks performed by the Embassy/Consulate of Eritrea located in Washington DC, USA?

The Embassy/Consulate assists travelers from the United States to Eritrea, and citizens traveling from Eritrea to the United States. It also plays a significant role in an educational exchange program sponsored by the Eritrean 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 Eritrean Embassy/Consulate?

The primary purposes of travel to the United States by Eritrean 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.

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 Eritrean Embassy/Consulate in Washington DC?

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

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

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

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

Eritrea Embassy working hours are 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Consular Service Hours are9:00 AM to 2:00 PM.

What days is the Embassy/Consulate open?

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

On which holidays is the Embassy/Consulate closed?

The list of holidays the Eritrean Embassy in Washington DC observes can be found at the link below.

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

No, people residing in any location are eligible for services like the issue of Eritrea passport and visa services.

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