Local Resources

Please note: The Department of State assumes no responsibility or liability for the professional ability or reputation of, or the quality of services provided by, the entities or individuals whose names appear on the following lists. Inclusion on this list is in no way an endorsement by the Department or the U.S. government. Names are listed alphabetically, and the order in which they appear has no other significance. The information on the list is provided directly by the local service providers; the Department is not in a position to vouch for such information.

Upcoming American Citizen Services Outreach

 

The U.S. Embassy in Port Moresby will be in the various locations listed below, and will provide consular services such as accepting Consular Reports of Birth Abroad applications, U.S. passport applications, and notary services to U.S. citizens in the region:

 

Port Vila, Vanuatu – American Citizen Services – May 31 (4-6 pm) and June 1 (9-10 am), 2019 

Le Lagon Resort – Reception Area – Phone: +678 22 313

Please contact the U.S. Embassy prior to this date to confirm an appointment time. Please email ConsularPortMoresby@state.gov

 

Highlands Region, Papua New Guinea – American Citizen Services – June 26-28, 2019

Summer Institutue of Linguistics Compound in Ukarumpa –  (+675) 537 3544 ext 4603   or   (+675) 7217 0330 ext 4603

 

Consular Agency in Honiara, Solomon Islands – Visa Interviews and American Citizen Services – July 11-13, 2019

United States Consular Agent to Solomon Islands

Blums Building,  Commonwealth Ave (Downtown across from the Port)

Honiara, Solomon Islands

Email:  us_consular@usconsular.com.sb or keithieusa@usconsular.com.sb

Tel: (677) 23426   Fax (677) 27429

Contact the Consular Agency to make an appointment and to obtain payment instructions.

 

Wewak (NTM Compound), Papua New Guinea – American Citizen Services (2020 – Exact Dates to be Confirmed)

New Tribes Mission Compound in Wewak – Western Area Coordinator – western-coordinator@ntmpng.org

 

Consular Service Fees are as follow:

Consular Report of Birth Abroad – $100.00 USD

First/Minor Passport – $115.00 USD – use the DS-11 Form

First Time adult/lost/Stolen passport – $145.00 USD – use the DS-11 Form

Adult passport – $110.00 USD – use the DS-82 Form

Notary services (per signature) – $50.00 USD

We can only accept fee payments in the form of a bank draft in U.S. dollars, drawn on a commercial bank made payable to “U.S. Embassy”.  We are unable to accept personal or company checks, cash or credit cards during outreach trips.

Please visit the US Department of State website to print out the appropriate passport application form for your required service.  Please ensure the application forms are fully completed and bring them with you, along with any required supporting documents.

Please be sure to bring original documents, plus photocopies.  After the original documents are seen by the Consular Officer, the Officer will return the originals back to you and retain the copies.

Please ensure that passport photos are the correct size and meet the requirements.

Please contact the U.S. Embassy Consular section if you have any questions or need to schedule an appointment to meet with the consular officer. See below for contact details.

Contacting the Embassy

As always, the Embassy is open for American Citizen Services every Monday and Wednesday morning by appointment at the Travel.State.Gov website. The U.S. Embassy in Port Moresby is located on Douglas Street, National Capital District and is open from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. You can also reach us by phone at 675-321-1455 or 675-321-0289.  If you are a U.S. citizen in need of urgent assistance, the emergency number for the U.S. Embassy is 675-7200-9439. Our email address is ConsularPortMoresby@state.gov .

Stay up-to-date by bookmarking our Bureau of Consular Affairs website, which contains current Travel Warnings, Travel Alerts, and the Worldwide Caution.  Read the Country Specific Information for Papua New Guinea and follow us on Twitter and the Bureau of Consular Affairs page on Facebook.

You can obtain updated information on security conditions by calling 1-888-407-4747 toll-free in the United States and Canada or 1-202-501-4444 from other countries.  These numbers are available from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Eastern Time, Monday through Friday (except U.S. federal holidays).