How can I contact the Colombian Embassy Chicago
The Colombia Consulate is in Chicago, with Dixon Orlando Moya Acosta serving as the Consul General. The Consulate offers many services to the Colombia National in the United States, such as the Colombia Travel Document renewal, attestation certificates, emergency certificates, etc.
500 North Michigan Avenue, Suite 1960, Chicago, IL 60611
To know more, please visit: https://chicago.consulado.gov.co/
What are the primary tasks performed by the Embassy/Consulate of Colombia located in Chicago, 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 Chicago (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
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
5850 TG Lee Boulevard Citadel Building 1 Suite 260,
Orlando, Florida 32822
595 Market Street, Suite 1190
San Francisco, CA 94105
Does a Consulate operate out of Chicago Consulate/Embassy?
There is no separate consular address in Chicago. Both Embassy and Consular service office located in the same address.
Can a traveler submit travel documents to the Colombia Embassy/Consulate in Chicago?
Yes. If the travel requirements of the applicant demand submission documents, they must be submitted by visiting the Colombia visa centre in Chicago, In the case of a Colombia e-visa, a visit is not mandatory to the Embassy, Consulate, or Colombia Permitted visa agent.
Can a traveler collect travel documents from the Colombia Embassy/Consulate in Chicago?
Yes, you must visit the Colombia visa centre in Chicago to collect the documents. For Colombia electronic-visa, you do not require to visit.
What are the hours of operation of the Colombia Embassy/Consulate in Chicago?
Colombia Embassy operating hours are 08:00 AM to 02:00 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 Columbia Consulate in Chicago observes, can be found at the link below.
Are there any jurisdictional restrictions regarding services from the Colombia Consulate/Embassy in Chicago?
Yes, only people residing in the states under consular control of Colombia Consulate, Chicago are eligible for services like the issue of Colombia Travel Document and visa services.
Which states are coming under the jurisdiction of the Colombia Consulate/Embassy in Chicago?
The Chicago Consulate covers the following states and territories: Illinois, North Dakota, South Dakota, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Nebraska, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Ohio, and Wisconsin.
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/