Message for U.S. Citizens: Consular Services in Blantyre

Message for U.S. Citizens: Consular Services in Blantyre – January 25, 2018

The Consular Section of the U.S. Embassy in Lilongwe, Malawi, is hitting the road and will be in Blantyre on Thursday, January 25, 2018, to provide a range of consular services.  Save a trip to Lilongwe and join us from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the Boardroom in the Protea Hotel Ryalls in Blantyre.

Among the services we will be offering:

  • U.S. passport renewals for adults
  • U.S. passport renewals for minors (note: the minor child and both parents must be present)
  • Notarial services
  • Voter registration
  • Smart Traveler Enrollment Program registration
  • Delivery of already-printed U.S. passports (please inform us in advance if you would like to pick up an already-printed passport)

For all passport renewals, please bring a photocopy of your existing passport(s).  Passport renewals also require two 5cm x 5cm color photos taken on white background within the past six month (no glasses).

All fees must be paid in cash, either U.S. Dollars or Malawian Kwacha equivalent, and without requiring change.  Fees for passport and notarial services may be found at

Please note that no visa services will be provided.  Those interested in learning about applying for visas to the United States can visit the following address for more information:

If you have questions about a specific service or requirements, please visit our website at or email us at