Message for U.S. Citizens: Consular Services in Eastern Slovakia

Dear Fellow American Citizens:

On Wednesday, June 20, 2018, the U.S. Embassy will provide outreach services for American citizens in Eastern Slovakia and afterwards hold an informal meet and greet session.  American citizens will have the opportunity to meet with the new Consul, Officer Pierson, to take care of routine consular business, and to discuss individual matters of concern.  The Consul will:

The consular services will be provided on Wednesday 20, 2018 with appointments from 1.30 PM to 5.00 PM at:

Štátna vedecká knižnica (State Scientific Library), first floor

Hlavná ul. 10

042 30 KOŠICE

Phone: 055 622 1552


To reserve a spot or for questions about the event, please send an e-mail to or call 02-5443-0861 between 2:00 and 4:00 PM Tuesdays and Thursdays except holidays.  Please specify what service you need performed.  We will send you the required documents and information in return, including information about the required fee for your service.  Please note that we can only accept fees for services in EURO cash only, exact change.  We will let you know the fee for your service in the email confirmation mentioned above.

If possible, please bring both originals AND photocopies of documents as needed for each service, e.g. a photocopy of your passport along with the passport for renewal, photocopies and the original birth certificate for children’s passports, etc.

Following consular services, Consul Pierson will be available for an informal meet and greet with American citizens at the lounge of the Doubletree Hotel in downtown Kosice from approximately 5:30 – 8:00 PM.  Please come by with any questions or concerns you have facing the American community in Eastern Slovakia, or just to say hello and meet Consul Pierson on his first trip to the East.

Best regards,

Consular Section of the
Embassy of the United States of America

Bratislava, Slovakia

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