Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 5, 2024)


Location:  Port-au-Prince

Events: The U.S. Embassy in Port-au-Prince is on limited operations on February 5, due to the possibility of disruptions to traffic and demonstrations in the area. Appointments for routine and emergency U.S. citizen services will be honored but applicants may choose to request their appointments be rescheduled by emailing: All visa appointments are cancelled and will be rescheduled.

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

Haiti Country Information

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