Ways to avail consul services of the Saudi Embassy Houston?
The Consulate-General is in Houston, with Sultan Abdullah A.Al-Angari serving as the Consul General. The Consulate of Saudi Arabia offers many services to the Saudi Arabia National as well as for other citizens in the United States, such as Saudi Arabia Travel Document renewal, emergency passport Issuing, attestation certificates, Saudi Arabia visa requisites for Diplomatic and official passport holders, etc.
5718 Westheimer, Suite #1500, Houston TX 77057
To know more, please visit: http://embassies.mofa.gov.sa/sites/usa/EN/HoustonConsulate/Pages/default.aspx
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 Saudi Arabia located in Houston, USA?
The Embassy/Consulate assists travelers from the United States to Saudi Arabia, and vice versa. It also plays a main role in the educational exchange program, science, and technical development, arts, and culture sponsored by the Saudi Arabia government.
What are the other services offered by the Saudi Arabia Consulate/ Embassy in Houston?
Community Services: Consulate dealing with aiding the distressed the Saudi Arabia woman, community welfare societies providing help to the Saudi Arabia diaspora, registration of new organization with the Saudi Arabia Consulate, transportation of mortal remains to Saudi Arabia with due respect, sending and receiving legal documents/summons through Consulate
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 Saudi Arabia exporters and manufacturers in the USA, promoting Investing in Saudi Arabia, publishing list of exhibition and trade fair in Saudi Arabia
Education: Publishing Saudi Arabia centric activities in university and schools, providing no objection certificate to students for study in Saudi Arabia, registration of Saudi Arabia student aboard, study in Saudi Arabia 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 Saudi Arabia Embassy/Consulate?
The primary purposes of travel to the United States by Saudi Arabia 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 Saudi Arabia Travel Document based on the travel need of the applicant.
How many Saudi Arabia Consulates/Embassy is in the United States to serve travelers?
The Saudi Arabia Consulate in Houston (address listed above) along with three Consulates/Embassy spread across the country to aid travelers to and from Saudi Arabia.
The Embassy of Saudi Arabia – Washington
601 New Hampshire Avenue, NW
Washington, DC, 20037
The Consulate of Saudi Arabia – New York
866 2nd Avenue, 5th Floor
New York, NY, 10017
The Consulate of Saudi Arabia – Los Angeles
2045 Sawtelle Blvd,
Los Angeles, CA 90025
Does a Consulate operate out of Houston Consulate/Embassy?
There is no separate Consular address in Houston. Both Embassy and Consular service office located in the same address
Can a traveler submit travel documents to the Saudi Arabia Embassy/Consulate in Houston?
Yes. Applicant can visit Saudi Arabia visa centre for submission of documents, they must be submitted by visiting the Saudi Arabia Embassy/Consulate in Houston, In the case of an Saudi Arabia e-visa, a visit is not mandatory to the Embassy, Consulate, or Saudi Arabia Permitted visa agent.
Can a traveler collect travel documents from the Saudi Arabia Embassy/Consulate in Houston?
Yes, you must visit the Saudi Arabia Embassy/Consulate in Houston to collect the documents. For Saudi Arabia electronic-visa, you don’t require to visit.
What are the hours of operation of the Saudi Arabia Embassy/Consulate in Houston?
Saudi Arabia Embassy operating hours are 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM.
What days is the Embassy/Consulate open?
The Saudi Arabia Embassy/Consulate operates Monday through Friday. It is closed on Saturdays, Sundays and, public holidays or any special days specified by the Consulate from time to time.
Are there any jurisdictional restrictions regarding services from the Saudi Arabia Consulate in Houston?
Yes, only people residing in the states under Consular control of Saudi Arabia Consulate, Houston, are eligible for services like the issue of passports and visa services.
Which states are coming under the jurisdiction of the Saudi Arabia Consulate/Embassy in Houston?
The Houston Consulate covers the following states and territories: Arkansas, Florida, Illinois, Kansas, Louisiana, Lowa, Mississipi, Missouri, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Texas, Wisconsin, People Residing the above states can only contact
Is there an emergency phone number to reach the Houston Consulate/Embassy?
For any Consular emergency services, please contact number 281-889-0570, 281-917-8658, and 281-917-8305. The number is available during weekends and other Embassy holidays. For people who are in serious need, only contact the above number, and this service is only for Saudi Arabia Citizens.
Does Saudi Arabia provide any E-visa?
Yes, there is one type of E-visa offered by Saudi Arabia as following