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Message for U.S. Citizens: Accepting U.S. Citizen Services and Certain Visa Appointments
September 23, 2020

The U.S. Embassy in N’Djamena is pleased to announce that effective immediately the consular section is accepting appointments for all U.S. citizen services, i.e., passport services, documenting the birth of a U.S. citizen child abroad, etc.  Please contact us at NDjamenaACS@state.gov to make your appointment.

The consular section is also open for routine appointments for F-1 (Academic Student), M-1 (Non-Academic Student), and J-1 (Exchange Visitor) visa applicants.  Other visa types (e.g., tourist visas) will be considered on an emergency basis only.  Visa applicants are advised to contact us at NdjamenaVisaInquiries@state.gov to request your appointment.

Local Resources:

  • View the U.S. Embassy website Alerts and Messages page for updated information.
  • The Chadian Ministry of Public Health has a hotline “green” number 1313 for inquiries about the COVID-19 virus. The call is free and available 24/7.

Other links:


  • U.S. Embassy in N’Djamena, located at Chagoua Round Point.
  • Telephone +235 22-51-50-17.
  • After-hours emergency number for U.S. citizens is +235 66-62-21-00 or +235 22-51-50-17.
  • NdjamenaACS@state.gov
  • State Department – Consular Affairs -­­ 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444

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