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U.S. Citizen Services

Due to planned systems maintenance, the U.S. Embassy Gaborone will be unable to offer routine non-immigrant visa appointments or routine U.S. Citizen Services appointments on Friday, 9 October 2015.  The U.S. Embassy will also be closed in observance of the Columbus Day holiday on Monday, 12 October 2015.  Routine operations are scheduled to resume on Tuesday, 13 October 2015.  We apologize for any inconvenience.

The Consular Section of the United States Embassy in Gaborone provides routine services and emergency assistance to U.S. Citizens visiting or residing in Botswana.

Appointments For U.S. Citizen Services

While we do not require appointments for routine U.S. Citizen Services, we encourage you to schedule one; particularly if you will be traveling long distances to the Embassy.  If you are U.S. Citizen and wish to schedule an appointment for routine services, please contact the Consular Section by telephone at (+267) 373-2322 or by email at ConsularGaborone@State.Gov.

Consular Affairs Section Contact Information

Physical Address Embassy Drive, Government Enclave, Gaborone, Botswana
Mailing Address P.O. Box 90 Gaborone, Botswana
Consular Information Line (+267) 373-2201
U.S. Citizen Services (+267) 373-2322
**After Hours Emergency** - (U.S. Citizens Only) (+267) 373-2222 or 395-3982
Consular FAX Line (+267) 318-0232

Email Address



Consular Affairs Section Office Hours

Routine U.S. Citizen Service Hours:
Monday & Friday from 09:00AM - 12:00PM
Thursday from 1:30 PM - 4:00PM

Non-Immigrant Visa (NIV) Appointments:
Tuesday & Thursday 08:00 - 11:00 AM
(Must be scheduled on-line: Click Here)

Non-Immigrant Visa (NIV) Call-Back Applicants: Tuesday & Thursday 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM