The Consular Section is open to the public every Monday from 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM for the following services to U.S. citizens.
Appointments are required for all services. To request an appointment, please use the Embassy’s on-line appointment system. Please also note that requests for same-day appointments cannot be accommodated. If you require emergency services, please email PraiaConsular@state.gov.
Fees for consular services are collected in Cape Verdean escudos or U.S. dollars. Exact cash is appreciated; we cannot process payments by credit card, check, or money order.