All US Consulates Now Closed

According to USCIS’s website  and the US Embassy in Mexico, all US Consulate posts are now closed.  Posts will be closed until May 6th.  

The Embassy will continue to monitor the situation and make a decision before May 6th concerning the extension of the closings.

The U.S. State Department has also issued a travel alert.

Note: Click on the embedded links above to be directed to the agency’s websites.

Excerpt taken from US Embassy’s website:

The U.S. Embassy in Mexico City and all U.S. Consulates throughout the country have suspended all non-essential services to the public until May 6. Consular services for U.S. citizens will be limited to emergency assistance and to citizenship applications (passports and consular reports of birth abroad, or CRBA). Notarial and other routine services will not be available; anyone with passport or CRBA appointments is encouraged but not required to reschedule to a later date. Additionally, Federal Benefits Units are requesting all persons to postpone interviews on Social Security claims. The Embassy will monitor this situation continuously during the week and advise before May 6 if this suspension needs to be extended

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