Guide to avail consular services of Colombian Consulate Orlando
The Colombia Consulate is in Orlando, with Claudia Maria Bustamante Ceballos serving as the Consul General. The Consulate offers many services to the Colombia Nationalities in the United States, such as the Colombia Passport/ Travel Document renewal, attestation certificates, emergency certificates, etc.
To know more, please visit: https://orlando.consulado.gov.co/ayuda/datos_contacto
What are the primary tasks performed by the Embassy/Consulate of Colombia located in Orlando, USA?
The Embassy/Consulate assists travelers from the United States to Colombia, and citizens traveling from Colombia to the United States. It also plays a significant role in an educational exchange program sponsored by the Colombia 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 Colombia Embassy/Consulate?
The primary purposes of travel to the United States by Colombia 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 Colombia Consulates/Embassy is in the United States to serve travelers?
The Colombia Consulate in Orlando (address listed above) along with ten Consulates/Embassy spread across the country aid travelers to and from Colombia.
1724 Massachusetts Ave, NW
Washington, DC 20036
1117 Perimeter Center West, North Building, Fourth Floor, N 401
Atlanta, GA 30328
31 saint James Avenue, Suite 960
Boston, MA 02116
500 North Michigan Avenue, Suite 1960
Chicago, IL 60611
2400 Augusta Dr, Suite 400
Houston, TX 77057
8383 Wilshire Boulevard Suite 420
Beverly Hills, CA 90211
280 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134
10 East 46th Street
New York, NY 10017
550 Broad street,15th floor
Newark, NJ 07102
595 Market Street, Suite 1190
San Francisco, CA 94105
Does a Consulate operate out of Orlando Consulate/Embassy?
There is no separate consular address in Orlando. Both the Embassy and Consular service office located in the same address
Can a traveler submit travel documents to the Colombia Embassy/Consulate in Orlando?
Yes. If the travel requirements of the applicant demand submission documents, they must be submitted by visiting the Colombia Center for Visa in Orlando, In the case of a Colombia e-visa (Online), a visit is not mandatory to the Embassy, Consulate, or Colombia Approved visa agent.
Can a traveler collect travel documents from the Colombia Embassy/Consulate in Orlando?
Yes, you must visit the Colombia Center for Visa in Orlando to collect the documents. For Colombia electronic-visa (Online), you do not require to visit.
What are the hours of operation of the Colombia Embassy/Consulate in Orlando?
Consular Service Hours are 08:00 AM to 2:00 PM.
What days is the Embassy/Consulate open?
The Colombia 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 Colombia Consulate in Orlando observes, can be found at the link below.
Are there any jurisdictional restrictions regarding services from the Colombia Consulate/Embassy in Orlando?
Yes, only people residing in the states under consular control of Colombia Consulate, Orlando, are eligible for services like the issue of passports and visa services.
Which states are coming under the jurisdiction of the Colombia Consulate/Embassy in Orlando?
The Orlando Consulate covers the following states and territories: Hillsborough City, Polk, Osceola City, Indian River, Brevard, Pasco, Pinellas, Hernando, Sumter, Lake, Orange, Seminole, Volusia, Citrus, Marion, Levy, Gilchrist City, Flagler Counties, Putnam, St. Johns, Clay, Duval City, Nassau, Baker, Union, Alachua, Bradford, Columbia City, Dixie, Lafayette, Suwanee, Hamilton City, Madison, Taylos, Jefferson, Leon, Wakulla City, Franklin, Gulf, Liberty, Gadsden, Calhoun City, Bay, Jackson, Washington, Holmes, Walton City, Okaloosa, Santa Rosa, and Escambia.
Is there a FAQ related to the Embassy and Consulates?
Passport Related FAQ:
What is Colombia Passport Visa-Free Score?
For each visa-free country, the Colombian passport accumulates points that are deciding the visit without even a visa or to acquire a visa upon arrival.
To know more about Colombia Visa-Free Score, visit: https://www.passportindex.org/passport/colombia/