Message for U.S. Citizens: Blantyre Town Hall Meeting October 29, 2015

The Consular Section of the U.S. Embassy in Lilongwe, Malawi, will be sponsoring a town hall meeting for U.S. citizens in Blantyre on Thursday, October 29, at the Hong Kong Restaurant from 12-1 p.m. The Consular Officer will be available to provide some consular services, such as notarials and accepting applications for passport renewals from 1-2 p.m., however all fees must be paid in cash and without requiring change.

The Hong Kong Restaurant is located in Blantyre near the Mount Soche Hotel. No visa or other consular appointments have been scheduled at the U.S. Embassy in Lilongwe on that date and no walk-in appointments for American Citizens Services will be available until Tuesday, November 10.

Fees for passport services may be found at Each notarial service will require payment of a $50 USD fee. U.S. citizens seeking emergency services may contact the U.S. Embassy at 01-733-166. The Consular Section will resume routine services and appointments on Monday, November 2.

In the event that the land line is malfunctioning, please call the following mobile number 0999-591-024 and 0888-734-826 (if in Malawi) or 011-265-999-591-024 and 011-265-888-734-826 (if in the U.S.).