The Guyana Police Force has announced that portions of High Street, Barracks Street, Young Street, Camp Street, Battery Road, and Seawall Road will be closed to vehicular traffic to facilitate Nomination Day on Friday, January 10, 2020. Large crowds are expected in the area. These locations include roads next to the U.S. Embassy located at 100 Young and Duke Streets, Kingston.
For this reason, the U.S. Embassy will close temporarily on Friday afternoon, January 10, 2020 from 12:00 p.m. to the end of the business day. Passport, visa and American citizen services sections will be closed during these hours. We will resume normal operations with regularly scheduled appointments on Monday morning, January 13, 2020.
During this temporary closure or after business hours, U.S. citizens requiring emergency American Citizens Services assistance may contact us by telephone at +592-225-4900 or at the websites and numbers listed below.
- U.S. Embassy Georgetown, Guyana telephone +592 225 4900; American Citizen Services email: firstname.lastname@example.org; website: https://gy.usembassy.gov
- State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444
- Guyana Country Specific Information
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