How can I reach the Somali Embassy to apply visa?

How can I reach the Somali Embassy to apply visa?

4 months ago

The Somalia Embassy is in Washington DC, with Ali Sharif Ahmed serving as the Ambassador. The Embassy of Somalia offers many services to the Somalia Citizen as well as for other citizens in the United States, such as Somalia passport renewal, emergency passport Issuing, attestation certificates, Somalia visa requirements for Diplomatic and official passport holders, etc.

1705 Desales Street NW, Suite 300 Washington, DC 20036
Tel: 202-296-0570

Businessman holding card of somalia flag

To allow for more ease of use and access, the Embassy/Consulate has established multiple Consulates across the country to offer its services seamlessly.

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

The Embassy/Consulate assists travelers from the United States to Somalia, and vice versa. It also plays a main role in the educational exchange program, science, and technical development, arts, and culture sponsored by the Somalia government.

What are the other services offered by the Somalia Consulate/ Embassy in Washington DC?

Community Services: Embassy dealing with aiding the distressed the Somalia woman, community welfare societies providing help to the Somalia diaspora, registration of new organization with the Somalia Embassy, transportation of mortal remains to Somalia with due respect, sending and receiving legal documents/summons through Embassy

Commerce: Business news services, appointing Commercial representative, aiding the establishment of new businesses in the USA, maintaining regulation of both export and import in coordination with USA authorities,  promotion of Somalia exporters and manufacturers in the USA, promoting Investing in Somalia, publishing list of exhibition and trade fair in Somalia

Education: Publishing Somalia centric activities in university and schools, providing no objection certificate to students for study in Somalia, registration of Somalia student aboard, study in Somalia promotion activities, doing a student exchange program, giving science and technology-related opportunities, academic research collaborations       

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

The primary purposes of travel to the United States by Somalia 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, got expired or were lost, the Embassy would work to provide new records to the traveler and issue an emergency Somalia passport based on the travel need of the applicant.