What are the services provided by the Gabon consulate?
The Gabon Consulate-General is in New York, with Yvonne Walker-Borobo serving as the Consul general. The Consulate of Gabon offers many services to the Gabonese Citizen as well as for other citizens in the United States, such as Gabonese passport renewal, emergency passport Issuing, attestation certificates, Gabonese visa requirements for Diplomatic and official passport holders, etc.
To know more, please visit: http://gabonconsulate-nyc.com/en/
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 Gabon located in New York, USA?
The Embassy/Consulate assists travelers from the United States to Gabon, and vice versa. It also plays a main role in the educational exchange program, science, and technical development, arts, and culture sponsored by the Gabon government.
What are the other services offered by the Gabon consulate/ Embassy in New York?
Community Services: Consulate dealing with aiding the distressed Gabon woman, community welfare societies providing help to the Gabon diaspora, registration of new organization with the Gabon Consulate, transportation of mortal remains to Gabon with due respect, sending and receiving legal documents/summons through Consulate
Commerce: Businessnews 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 Gabon exporters and manufacturers in the USA, promoting Investing in Gabon, publishing list of exhibition and trade fair in Gabon
Education: Publishing Gabon centric activities in university and schools, providing no objection certificate to students for study in Gabon, registration of Gabon student aboard, study in Gabon 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 Gabon Embassy/Consulate?
The primary purposes of travel to the United States by Gabon 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 Gabonese passport based on the travel need of the applicant.
How many Gabon Consulates/Embassy is in the United States to serve travelers?
The Gabon Consulate in New York (address listed above) along with five Consulates/Embassy spread across the country to aid travelers to and from Gabon.
Embassy of Gabon – Washington
2034 20th St NW,
Washington, DC, 20009
Does a Consulate operate out of New York Consulate/Embassy?
There is no separate consular address in New York. Both Embassy and Consular service office located in the same address
Can a traveler submit travel documents to the Gabon Embassy/Consulate in New York?
Yes. Applicant can visit Gabonese visa application center for submission of documents, they must be submitted by visiting the Gabon Embassy/Consulate in New York, In the case of a Gabonese e visa, a visit is not mandatory to the Embassy, Consulate, or Gabonese authorized visa agent.
Can a traveler collect travel documents from the Gabon Embassy/Consulate in New York?
Yes, you must visit the Gabon Embassy/Consulate in New York to collect the documents. For Gabonese electronic visa, you don’t require to visit.
What are the hours of operation of the Gabon Embassy/Consulate in New York?
Gabonese Embassy working hours are 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM GMT.
What days is the Embassy/Consulate open?
The Gabon Embassy/Consulate operates Tuesday through Thursday. It is closed on Friday Saturdays, Sundays, Monday and, public holidays or any special days specified by the Consulate from time to time.
On which holidays is the Embassy/Consulate closed?
The list of holidays the Gabon Consulate in New York observes can be found at the link below.
Are there any jurisdictional restrictions regarding services from the Gabon Consulate in New York?
Yes, only people residing in the states under Consular control of Gabon Consulate, New York, are eligible for services like the issue of passports and visa services.
Which states are coming under the jurisdiction of the Gabon Consulate/Embassy in New York?
The New York Consulate covers the following states and territories: Connecticut, New Jersey, New York.
Is there a FAQ related to the Embassy and Consulates?
Visa Related FAQ: http://gabonconsulate-nyc.com/en/faq/
Passport Related FAQ: http://gabonconsulate-nyc.com/en/faq/
Does Gabon provide any E-visa?
Yes, there are four types of E-visa offered by Gabon as following
- USA to Gabon Tourist E-Visa Single Entry
- USA to Gabon Tourist E-Visa Multiple Entry
- USA to Gabon Business E-Visa Single Entry
- USA to Gabon Business E-Visa Multiple Entry
What does Visa-Free Score for Gabon Passport mean?
To visit visa-free countries, Gabon passport accumulates points that decide the visit without a visa or to obtain a visa on arrival.
Need more information about Gabon Visa-Free Score, visit: https://www.passportindex.org/passport/gabon/