Emergency Contact Information for U.S. Citizens

American Citizen Services can assist if U.S. citizens in Uruguay are arrested, missing, victims of violent crime, in danger, become ill, die, or where there is otherwise a need for immediate help.

  • U.S. Citizens with emergencies, please call 1770-2222.
  • Outside of office hours, contact 1770-2311.
  • Outside of Uruguay 011-598-2-1770-2222 or 2311
  • Visit the Embassy, Lauro Muller 1776, Montevideo

Routine services such as passport renewals, reports of birth abroad, and notary services are not considered emergencies and are processed during regular business hours with an appointment.

Visa inquiries are not considered emergencies.

For visa inquiries, please visit the Official Visa Services Website.