U.S. Citizen Services
Effective immediately, the US Embassy in Warsaw and Consulate General in Krakow are unable to accept credit cards for any service until further notice. For consular services rendered at the Embassy, payment must be in the form of U.S. Dollars in cash or Polish Zloty in cash. Non-immigrant visa Machine Readable Visa application fee services continue to be paid via the payment options described on www.ustraveldocs.com, and are unaffected by this issue. We hope to be able to reinstate payment by credit as soon as possible and apologize for any inconvenience this may cause in the meantime.
The ACS units at the U.S. Embassy in Warsaw, the U.S. Consulate General in Krakow, and the U.S. Consular Agency in Poznan offer a range of services to citizens of the United States who are living or traveling in Poland. At the U.S. Embassy in Warsaw appointments are required for all routine services.
Please visit the links to the left for specific information about the services you may require.
Emergencies : In case of an emergency, you may contact the ACS section directly during normal working hours (8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.) at (48) 22 504 2784. Outside of normal working hours, please call (48) 22 504 2000 and ask to speak to the Embassy Duty Officer.
Due to the increasing incidents of child abductions and abuse, US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) strongly recommends that if the child is accompanied by only one parent or a guardian, the adult should have a note from the other parent or both parents. For more information, please see the CPB website.
Travel Alerts & Emergency Messages
The Department of State issues Travel Alerts and Worldwide Caution to update information on the continuing threat of terrorist actions and violence against U.S. citizens and interests throughout the world.Travel Warnings and Alerts
Worldwide Caution - September 25, 2013
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