Emergency Contact/information for travelers
- After December 31, 2015, there will be no more extra visa pages added to U.S. passports.
- Instead, 52-page passport books will be issued at no extra cost to U.S. citizens applying from outside the United States.
- Renew your passport early to make sure you have enough blank pages for visa stamps from other countries. Some require two blank pages for entry and exit.
- See travel.state.gov for more information on entry, exit, and foreign visa requirements.
The U.S. Embassy advises all region Lebanon to enroll with the Embassy, so that in case of emergency we may contact them via a warden network. To do so, please visit the following link: Smart Traveler Enrollment Program
Emergency Contact Information
In the event of an emergency, American citizens may phone the Embassy at any time at 961-4-543600 and ask to speak to the American Citizen Services Section (during business hours) or the duty officer (after hours or weekends).
American Citizen Services Section Hours of Operation
Passport and Notarial services: Monday, Tuesday and Thursday 8:00 – 11:00 (By appointment through Embassy website)
Consular Reports of Birth Abroad (CRBA): Wednesdays 8:00 – 11:00 (By Appointment Only)
Federal Benefit – Check Collection Only: Tuesdays and Thursdays 14:00 – 16:00
Phone Call Inquiries: Monday, Wednesday and Friday 14:00 – 16:00
Contact Information – American Citizen Services Unit
The U.S. Embassy is located in Awkar facing the municipality.