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U.S. Consular Officer to Hold Appointments for U.S. Citizens in Dominica

by: - February 6, 2019
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A Consular Officer from the U.S. Embassy to Barbados, the Eastern Caribbean, and the Organization of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) will visit Dominica from Monday, February 11 to Wednesday, February 13, 2019, to provide U.S. Citizens Services and accept applications for U.S. passports and Consular Reports of Birth Abroad.
 Appointments must be made online to meet with the Consular Officer.
Appointments will be held at Peace Corps Dominica, 8 King George Street, Roseau.
On Monday, February 11th from 1:30- 4:00 pm; Tuesday, February 12th 8:30-11:30 am and 1:00-4:00 pm and; Wednesday, February 13th 8:30-11:30 a.m.
The appointment calendar is now available here on this website: https://evisaforms.state.gov/acs/default.asp?postcode=BG2&appcode=1
Fees must be paid by international money order or bank draft made out to“U.S. Embassy.”  Cash and Credit Cards will not be accepted. The money order or bank draft must have the correct and exact amount.We will not issue any refunds.
The embassy wishes to inform people that they will not able to discuss visa cases during these outreach trips.
Also handwritten passport application forms are no longer accepted. The passport application forms are to be filled  online at www.travel.state.gov and then printed. Persons are advised to have all forms completed prior to their appointment and to bring originals and copies of all supporting documents.
When fulling the application online, you will know the application was completed correctly when a bar code is generated on the top left hand corner of the completed application.
Fees are: Child’s passport (under age 16) US$115; first adult passport US$145; consular Report of Birth Abroad US$100 and; notarial US$50 per the consular officer’s signature.
If you are renewing a 10-year passport issued less than 15 years ago and can present your expired passport, you may apply by mail directly to the Embassy. The fee is US$110.
If you cannot present a previous 10-year passport issued less than 15 years ago, you must appear in person for an interview with the Consular Officer. The fee for this service is US$145.
All applicants must provide: A completed passport application; two passport-size photos (2” x 2”); proof
of U.S. citizenship such as previous US passport, US birth certificate, US Consular Report of Birth
Abroad, or US naturalization certificate; and a social security card.
Persons are advised to bring originals AND photocopies of all documents, including a copy of the passport you are renewing. You must also provide a prepaid air way bill (FedEx, DHL, LIAT QuikPak, etc.) in order to have the new passport mailed back to you.
As of November 1, 2016, applicants may not wear eyeglasses in passport photos.
See www.travel.state.govfor complete photo requirements.
For a child under age 16, if both parents are listed on the birth certificate, both parents must appear in person with the child OR a signed, notarized Statement of Consent from the non-applying parent/guardian must be submitted.
The documents listed above and the child’s birth certificate and both parents’ passports or other identification should be carried to the appointment with the Consular Officer. Also persons are advised to bring originals AND photocopies of all documents including copies of the parents’ identification.
For more information you are asked to visit:
http://www.travel.state.gov/passport/get/minors/minors_834.html.
All applications for children must be accompanied by age progression photos showing the child’s
development since the last passport issuance.
Additional information on U.S. citizen services and links to application forms are available on the U.S.
Department of State’s website at http://travel.state.gov.