Message for U.S. Citizens: Holiday Schedule for March 2015

The U.S. Embassy in Lilongwe, Malawi will be closed to the public on Tuesday, March 3, in observance of the Martyrs Day (Malawian) holiday.  No visa or other consular appointments have been scheduled for that day 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 Wednesday, March 4.

Non-Immigrant Visa applicants who were interviewed and approved for issuance on Monday, March 2, may pick up their passports and visas at 3 p.m. on Thursday, March 5.

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.).