Security Alert:  U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince,  Haiti

Location:  Port-au-Prince, Haiti

Events:  Due to ongoing demonstrations and reports of accompanying violence occurring throughout Port-au-Prince, the US Embassy is restricting non official travel of its direct-hire US citizen staff to Tabarre until further notice.  Please avoid unnecessary travel at this time.

Actions to take:

  • Avoid the area;
  • Avoid demonstrations and any large gatherings of people;
  • Do not attempt to drive through roadblocks; and
  • If you encounter a roadblock, turn around and get to a safe area.


  • U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti

Tabarre 41, Route de Tabarre

Emergencies: +509-2229-8000

Non-emergency inquiries:


  • Contact the State Department’s Bureau of Consular Affairs

1-888-407-4747 toll-free from the United States and Canada

1-202-501-4444 from other countries