Message for U.S. Citizens: Consular Section Closure on Monday, August 10

Consular Section Closed on Monday, August 10, 2015

Due to plans to modernize and upgrade our consular systems, on Monday, August 10 the Consular Section will be closed for routine American Citizen Services (i.e., passport applications, notarial services, etc). Thank you for your understanding.

Emergency consular services for U.S. citizens continue to be available.

For further information:

  • See the State Department’s travel website for the Worldwide CautionTravel Warnings, Travel Alerts, and Country Specific Information for Togo.
  • Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive security messages and make it easier to locate you in an emergency.
  • Call 1-888-407-4747 toll-free in the United States and Canada or 1-202-501-4444 from other countries from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time, Monday through Friday (except U.S. federal holidays).
  • Contact the U.S. Embassy in Lomé, Togo, located on Boulevard Eyadema at (228) 2261-5470. The Embassy is open Monday through Thursday from 7:30 – 17:00, and Friday from 7:30 – 12:30. After hours emergency numbers for U.S. citizens in need of urgent assistance outside of business hours, is (228) 2261-5470, ext. 0.