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

The U.S. Embassy in Lilongwe, Malawi, will now be closed to the public from 12 noon on Thursday, December 24 (Christmas Eve), through Monday, December 28, for the Christmas Day (U.S./Malawi) and Boxing Day (Malawi) holidays.

The U.S. Embassy will also be closed on Friday, January 1, for the New Year’s Day holiday (U.S./Malawi).

No visa or other consular appointments have been scheduled for those 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.

The Consular Section will resume routine services and appointments on Tuesday, December 29, and Monday, January 4, respectively.

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.).