Message for U.S. Citizens: Holiday and Consular Schedule for July 2015

The U.S. Embassy in Lilongwe, Malawi will be closed to the public on Friday, July 3, and Monday, July 6, in observance of the U.S. and Malawian Independence Days, respectively.

No visa or other consular appointments have been scheduled for these days and no walk-in appointments will be seen.

U.S. citizens seeking emergency services may contact the U.S. Embassy at 01-733-166 or via email at

The Consular Section will resume  normal services and appointments on Tuesday, July 7.

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.).