Message to U.S. Citizens: Consular Section Temporary Closure

U.S. Embassy Montevideo, Uruguay
Message to U.S. Citizens:  Consular Section Temporary Closure
February 28, 2019

The Consular Section of U.S. Embassy Montevideo will be closed March 12, 2019 – March 15, 2019 due to an internal move associated with the Embassy’s ongoing renovation project.  The Consular Section will not offer services to the general public during this time period.  We will reopen to the public on Monday, March 18, 2019.  If you are a U.S. citizen in Uruguay and you require emergency assistance during the March 12 through March 15 time period, please call U.S. Embassy Montevideo’s main telephone number: (+598) 1770-2000.

Questions may be directed to  Please visit the Embassy’s website for information related to U.S. Citizen Services.

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