Message for U.S. Citizens: Returning Ballots for Georgia U.S. Senate Special Runoff on January 5, 2021

Message for U.S. Citizens November 18, 2020 Returning Ballots for Georgia U.S. Senate Special Runoff on January 5, 2021 Georgia voters living in Ecuador can drop off their absentee ballot at the U.S. Embassy in Quito or Consulate General in Guayaquil for the two U.S. Senate Special Runoff elections.  More information about voting in Georgia …

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Message for U.S. Citizens: Two Weeks Until Election Day – Alternative Ways to Return Your Ballot…Fast

Message for U.S. Citizens October 19, 2020 Two Weeks Until Election Day Alternative Ways to Return Your Ballot…Fast With only two weeks remaining before the November 3 Election Day, the U.S. Embassy in Quito and Consulate General in Guayaquil strongly recommend that you return your ballot electronically (by email, fax, or internet) if your state …

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COVID-19 Information

Last updated: 10/19/2020 Country-Specific Information: Ecuador has confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 in all 24 provinces. On August 6, the U.S. Department of State removed the Global Health Advisory Level 4. Ecuador is now listed as Level 3: Reconsider Travel. The Government of Ecuador provides coronavirus-related information at this website: https://www.coronavirusecuador.com .  The most up to …

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Message for U.S. Citizens – Don’t Let the Elections Pass You By

Message for U.S. Citizens September 28, 2020 Don’t Let the Elections Pass You By If you plan to vote in the November 2020 election it is important to ACT NOW!  Don’t wait, return your voted ballot right away!  Remember U.S. embassies and consulates are not polling places; same-day in-person voting is not available outside the …

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Message for U.S. Citizens: Returning your Ballot for the November 3 Elections

Message for U.S. Citizens September 3, 2020 Returning your Ballot for the November 3 Elections You now have less than 60 days until Election Day: November 3, 2020.  We recommend overseas voters return their ballots 45 days before their state’s deadline to give ample time for the ballot to reach the United States. You may submit …

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American Citizen Services Newsletter

We are pleased to present the September 2020 issue of the American Citizen Services (ACS) Newsletter. Articles in this issue include: President Moreno’s White House Visit A Message from Ambassador Michael J. Fitzpatrick Voting From Overseas COVID-19: How to Stay Safe and Ecuador Border Closings 2020 New Entry Requirements for International Visitors to Ecuador Anti-Fraud …

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Message for U.S. Citizens – ALERT: Updated Entry and Exit Requirements for Ecuador 8/21/2020

Message for U.S. Citizens August 21, 2020 ALERT : Updated Entry and Exit Requirements for Ecuador 8/21/2020 COVID-19 Information Last updated: 08/21/20 Country-Specific Information: Ecuador has confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 in all 24 provinces. On August 6, the U.S. Department of State removed the Global Health Advisory Level 4. Ecuador is now listed as …

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Message for U.S. Citizens: Vote from Abroad and Voting Q&A on Facebook Live

Message for U.S. Citizens August 21, 2020 Vote from Abroad and Voting Q&A on Facebook Live The United States will hold General Elections on November 3, 2020.  There is still time to register to vote in your home state and then apply to vote by absentee ballot.  Absentee ballot application deadlines vary from a few days to …

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Message for U.S. Citizens – ALERT: Updated Entry and Exit Requirements for Ecuador 8/17/2020

Message for U.S. Citizens August 17, 2020 ALERT: Updated Entry and Exit Requirements for Ecuador – 8/17/2020 COVID-19 Information Last updated: 08/17/20 Country-Specific Information: Ecuador has confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 in all 24 provinces. On August 6, the U.S. Department of State removed the Global Health Advisory Level 4. Ecuador is now listed as …

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Message for U.S. Citizens – Travel Advisory: Ecuador – Level 3 Reconsider Travel

Message for U.S. Citizens August 6, 2020 Travel Advisory: Ecuador – Level 3 Reconsider Travel Travel Advisory – August 6 Ecuador – Level 3 Reconsider travel to Ecuador due to COVID-19. Exercise increased caution in Ecuador due to crime. Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel. The Centers for Disease …

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Message for U.S. Citizens: Updated Economic Impact Payments (EIP) Delivery Options

Message for U.S. Citizens August 4, 2020 Updated Economic Impact Payments (EIP) Delivery Options The U.S. Embassy in Quito has received several Economic Impact Payments, also known as “stimulus checks,” authorized by the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act), for recipients residing in Ecuador. If you received notification from the Internal Revenue …

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Message for U.S. Citizen: Economic Impact Payments (EIP)

Message for U.S. Citizens June 20, 2020 Economic Impact Payments (EIP) The U.S. Embassy in Quito has received several Economic Impact Payments, also known as “stimulus checks,” authorized by the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act), for recipients residing in Ecuador. If you received notification from the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) indicating …

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Information Alert: Quito and Guayaquil airports to resume operations – U.S. Embassy Quito, Ecuador

Information Alert: Quito and Guayaquil airports to resume operations U.S. Embassy Quito, Ecuador June 4, 2020 Location: Ecuador Event: The Ecuadorian Government approved the resumption of commercial flight operations beginning June 1. Airlines are beginning to operate commercial flights between Ecuador and the United States. Information about available flights, as well as quarantine requirements for …

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Travel Alert: Available Flights Departing from Quito and Guayaquil to the United States – U.S. Embassy Quito, Ecuador

Travel Alert: Flights Available from Quito and Guayaquil U.S. Embassy Quito, Ecuador May 19, 2020 Location: Ecuador (country-wide) Event: Flights Available from Quito and Guayaquil Flight Information:  The U.S. Embassy is aware of flight options for travel to the United States.  These flights are operated by private airline companies and are open to all travelers …

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Travel Alert: Available Flights Departing from Quito and Guayaquil to the United States – U.S. Embassy Quito, Ecuador

Travel Alert: Flights Available from Quito and Guayaquil U.S. Embassy Quito, Ecuador May 11, 2020 Location: Ecuador (country-wide) Event: Flights Available from Quito and Guayaquil Flight Information:  The U.S. Embassy is aware of flight options for travel to the United States.  These flights are operated by private airline companies and are open to all travelers …

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Travel Alert: Flights Available from Quito and Guayaquil – U.S. Embassy Quito, Ecuador

Travel Alert: Flights Available from Quito and Guayaquil U.S. Embassy Quito, Ecuador May 5, 2020 Location: Ecuador (country-wide) Event: Flights Available from Quito and Guayaquil Flight Information:  The U.S. Embassy is aware of flight options for travel to the United States.  These flights are operated by private airline companies and are open to all travelers …

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Travel Alert: Flights Available from Quito and Guayaquil – U.S. Embassy Quito, Ecuador

Travel Alert: Flights Available from Quito and Guayaquil U.S. Embassy Quito, Ecuador May 3, 2020 Location: Ecuador (country-wide) Event: Flights Available from Quito and Guayaquil Flight Information:  The U.S. Embassy is aware of flight options for travel to the United States. These flights are operated by private airline companies and are open to all travelers …

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Travel Alert: Flights Available from Quito and Guayaquil – U.S. Embassy Quito, Ecuador

Travel Alert: Flights Available from Quito and Guayaquil U.S. Embassy Quito, Ecuador April 30, 2020 Location: Ecuador (country-wide) Event: Flights Available from Quito and Guayaquil Flight Information:  The U.S. Embassy is aware of flight options for travel to the United States. These flights are operated by private airline companies and are open to all travelers …

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Travel Alert: Flights Available from Quito and Guayaquil – U.S. Embassy Quito, Ecuador

Travel Alert: Flights Available from Quito and Guayaquil U.S. Embassy Quito, Ecuador April 28, 2020 Location: Ecuador (country-wide) Event: Flights Available from Quito and Guayaquil Flight Information:  The U.S. Embassy is aware of flight options for travel to the United States.  These flights are operated by private airline companies and are open to all travelers …

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Travel Alert: Commercial Flights Available – U.S. Embassy Quito, Ecuador

Travel Alert: Commercial Flights Available Guayaquil to Miami on Monday, April 27 Quito to New York on Tuesday, April 28 (see correction below) Quito to Fort Lauderdale on Wednesday, April 29 Quito to Houston on Wednesday, April 29 and Thursday, April 30 Quito to Miami, Friday, May 1 Bus Transportation to Quito Available U.S. Embassy …

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Travel Alert: Commercial Flights Available – U.S. Embassy Quito, Ecuador

Travel Alert: Commercial Flights Available Guayaquil to Miami on Monday, April 27 Quito to New York on Tuesday, April 28 Quito to Fort Lauderdale on Wednesday, April 29 Quito to Houston on Wednesday, April 29 and Thursday, April 30 Quito to Miami, Friday, May 1 Bus Transportation to Quito Available U.S. Embassy Quito, Ecuador April …

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Travel Alert: List of commercial flights departing Ecuador to the U.S. – U.S. Embassy Quito, Ecuador

Travel Alert: Commercial Flight Available from Guayaquil to Miami on Monday, April 27 Commercial Flight Available from Quito to Fort Lauderdale on Wednesday, April 29 Commercial Flight Available from Quito to Houston on Wednesday, April 29 Commercial Flight Available from Quito to Miami, Friday, May 1 Bus Transportation to Quito and Guayaquil Available U.S. Embassy …

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Information about mobility authorization

The Ecuadorian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, under document # MREMH-DCP-2020-0302-N, dated April 23, 2020, has set in place a procedure and confirmed the use of specific forms and documentation for foreigners that need to get to different airports in order to return to their country. Please see instructions and sample below. Fill out this AUTORIZACIÓN DE MOVILIDAD with the information for each U.S. citizen who will travel Sign the form (for …

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Travel Alert: Commercial Flights Available April 27 and April 29 – U.S. Embassy Quito, Ecuador

Travel Alert: Commercial Flight Available from Guayaquil to Miami on Monday, April 27 Commercial Flight Available from Quito to Fort Lauderdale on Wednesday, April 29 Commercial Flight Available from Quito to Houston on Wednesday, April 29 Bus Transportation to Quito and Guayaquil Available U.S. Embassy Quito, Ecuador April 22, 2020 Location: Ecuador (country-wide) Event: Immediate …

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Travel Alert: Commercial Flights Available April 22 and April 27 – U.S. Embassy Quito, Ecuador

Travel Alert: Commercial Flight Available from Quito to Fort Lauderdale on Wednesday, April 22 Commercial Flight Available from Guayaquil to Miami on Monday, April 27 Bus Transportation to Quito and Guayaquil Available U.S. Embassy Quito, Ecuador April 20, 2020 Location: Ecuador (country-wide) Event: Immediate Action: New commercial flight announced departing Guayaquil to Miami on Monday, …

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Travel Alert: Commercial Flight and Bus Transportation Available on April 22 – U.S. Embassy Quito, Ecuador

Travel Alert: Commercial Flight Available from Quito to Fort Lauderdale on Wednesday, April 22 Bus Transportation to Quito Available for Wednesday April 22 flight U.S. Embassy Quito, Ecuador April 17, 2020 Location: Ecuador (country-wide) Event: Immediate Action: New commercial flight announced departing Quito to Fort Lauderdale on Wednesday, April 22 Bus Transportation Available from Cuenca …

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Travel Alert: Commercial Flights Available April 17 and April 22 – U.S. Embassy Quito, Ecuador

Travel Alert: Commercial Flights Available from Guayaquil and Quito to Florida on Friday, April 17 Commercial Flight Scheduled from Quito to Fort Lauderdale on Wednesday, April 22* Bus Transportation to Guayaquil and Quito Available for Friday April 17 flights U.S. Embassy Quito, Ecuador April 16, 2020 Location: Ecuador (country-wide) Event: Immediate Action: New commercial flight …

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Travel Alert: Bus Transportation Available to Guayaquil and Quito for Flights Departing Ecuador – U.S. Embassy Quito, Ecuador

Travel Alert: Available Commercial Flights Scheduled from Guayaquil and Quito to Florida on Friday, April 17 Bus Transportation Available to Guayaquil and Quito U.S. Embassy Quito, Ecuador April 15, 2020 Location: Ecuador (country-wide) Event: Immediate Action: Commercial Flights Available Departing From Guayaquil and Quito on Friday, April 17 Bus Transportation Available from Cuenca to both …

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Travel Alert: Available Commercial Flights Scheduled from Guayaquil and Quito to Miami on Friday, April 17 – U.S. Embassy, Quito

Travel Alert: Available Commercial Flights Scheduled from Guayaquil and Quito to Miami on Friday, April 17 U.S. Embassy Quito, Ecuador – April 14, 2020 Location: Ecuador (country-wide) Event: Immediate Action: Commercial Flight Departing Quito Available on Friday, April 17 Eastern Airlines scheduled a flight from Guayaquil to Miami, FL, Friday, April 17.  Contact Eastern Airlines …

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Travel Alert: Available Commercial Flight Scheduled from Quito to Miami on Friday, April 17 – U.S. Embassy, Quito

Travel Alert: Available Commercial Flight Scheduled from Quito to Miami on Friday, April 17 U.S. Embassy Quito, Ecuador – April 08, 2020 Location: Ecuador (country-wide) Event: Immediate Action: Commercial Flight Departing Quito Available on Friday, April 17 LATAM Airlines scheduled a flight from Quito to Miami, FL, Friday, April 17.  Metropolitan Touring is handling reservations …

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Travel Alert: Available Commercial Flight Scheduled from Quito to Fort Lauderdale on Friday, April 10 – U.S. Embassy, Quito

Travel Alert: Available Commercial Flight Scheduled from Quito to Fort Lauderdale on Friday, April 10 U.S. Embassy Quito, Ecuador – April 06, 2020 Location: Ecuador (country-wide) Event: Immediate Action: Commercial Flight Departing Quito Available on Friday, April 10 Tame Airlines scheduled a flight from Quito to Fort Lauderdale, FL Friday, April 10, at 2:45 a.m. …

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Travel Alert: Bus transport from Cuenca and Manta to Guayaquil for Last Scheduled Commercial Flight Departing Ecuador on Friday, April 10

Travel Alert: Bus transport from Cuenca and Manta to Guayaquil for Last Scheduled Commercial Flight Departing Ecuador on Friday, April 10 U.S. Embassy Quito, Ecuador – April 05, 2020 Location: Ecuador (country-wide) Event: Immediate Action: Additional Commercial Flight Departing Guayaquil Available The Embassy is pleased to have facilitated the return home of over 2,700 U.S. …

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Travel Alert: Bus available from Manta and Cuenca to Guayaquil for Last Scheduled Commercial Flight Departing Ecuador-U.S. Embassy Quito,Ecuador

Travel Alert: Bus available from Manta and Cuenca to Guayaquil for Last Scheduled Commercial Flight Departing Ecuador U.S. Embassy Quito, Ecuador – April 03, 2020 Location: Ecuador (country-wide) Event: Immediate Action: Commercial Flight Departing Guayaquil Available The Embassy is pleased to have facilitated the return home of over 2,700 U.S. citizens on commercial and State …

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Travel Alert: One Remaining Commercial Flight to the United States Available – U.S. Embassy Quito, Ecuador

Travel Alert: One Remaining Commercial Flight to the United States Available – U.S. Embassy Quito, Ecuador – April 01, 2020 Location: Ecuador (country-wide) Event: Immediate Action: Commercial Flight Departing Guayaquil Available The Embassy is pleased to have facilitated the return home of over 2,700 U.S. citizens on commercial and State Department-chartered flights since March 19. …

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Health/Travel Alert: Assistance For U.S. Citizens In the Cuenca Region – U.S. Embassy Quito, Ecuador

Health/Travel Alert: Assistance For U.S. Citizens In the Cuenca Region – U.S. Embassy Quito, Ecuador – March 31, 2020 Location: Ecuador (country-wide) Event: Immediate Action: Last Scheduled Flight Wednesday, April 1. The Embassy is aware of one flight from Guayaquil for U.S. citizens to return to the United States. There are no scheduled commercial flights …

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Health/Travel Alert: Assistance For U.S. Citizens In the Cuenca Region – U.S. Embassy Quito, Ecuador

Health/Travel Alert: Assistance For U.S. Citizens In the Cuenca Region – U.S. Embassy Quito, Ecuador – March 30, 2020 Location: Ecuador (country-wide) Event: Immediate Action: Commercial Flight Option and Transport from Cuenca Region to Guayaquil The Embassy is aware of one flight from Guayaquil for U.S. citizens to return to the United States.  This flight …

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Health/Travel Alert: Assistance For U.S. Citizens In the Cuenca Region – U.S. Embassy Quito, Ecuador

Health/Travel Alert: Assistance For U.S. Citizens In the Cuenca Region – U.S. Embassy Quito, Ecuador – March 29, 2020 Location: Ecuador (country-wide) Event: Immediate Action: Commercial Flight Option and Transport from Cuenca Region to Guayaquil The Embassy is aware of one flight from Guayaquil for U.S. citizens to return to the United States.  This flight …

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Health/Travel Alert: For Citizens Still Needing Assistance Departing Ecuador – U.S. Embassy Quito, Ecuador

Health/Travel Alert: For Citizens Still Needing Assistance Departing Ecuador – U.S. Embassy Quito, Ecuador – March 28, 2020 Location: Ecuador (country-wide) To date the U.S. Mission in Ecuador has helped facilitate the return of more than 2,400 U.S. citizens to the United States – fully one-quarter of those yesterday, March 27.  However, we know there …

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Health/Travel Alert: Repatriation Update – U.S. Embassy Quito, Ecuador

Health/Travel Alert: Repatriation Update – U.S. Embassy Quito, Ecuador – March 28, 2020 Location: Ecuador (country-wide) Event: Commercial and Planned Military Flight Options The Embassy is aware of several flights with seats available from Quito and Guayaquil for U.S. citizens to return to the United States. These flights could fill at any time and there …

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Health/Travel Alert: Repatriation Update – U.S. Embassy Quito, Ecuador

Health/Travel Alert: Repatriation Update – U.S. Embassy Quito, Ecuador – March 27, 2020 LOCATION: Ecuador (country-wide) Today, four more U.S. State Department-sponsored flights departed Ecuador, two each from Guayaquil and Quito, returning 403 Americans home.  To date, a total of six U.S. State Department-sponsored flights have taken 631 Americans home.  Meanwhile, the U.S. Embassy in …

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Health/Travel Alert: Repatriation Update – U.S. Embassy Quito, Ecuador

Health/Travel Alert: Repatriation Update – U.S. Embassy Quito, Ecuador – March 27, 2020 LOCATION: Ecuador (country-wide) Today, two U.S. State Department-sponsored flights are to leave Guayaquil and another two are to depart Quito, returning another 500 Americans home. If you contacted us to request a U.S. State Department-sponsored flight, please check your email IMMEDIATELY to …

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Health/Travel Alert: Repatriation Update – U.S. Embassy Quito, Ecuador

Health/Travel Alert: Repatriation Update – U.S. Embassy Quito, Ecuador – March 26, 2020   LOCATION: Ecuador (country-wide) Today, two flights carrying more than 225 Americans departed Ecuador from Guayaquil and Quito on U.S. State Department-sponsored flights.  Tomorrow, two flights will leave Guayaquil and another two are to depart Quito, returning another 500 Americans home. Please …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Quito, Ecuador

Health Alert – U. S. Embassy, Quito, Ecuador – March 26, 2020 EVENT: Travel to airport for State Department-chartered humanitarian flights A FEW SPACES REMAIN ON STATE DEPARTMENT-CHARTERED HUMANITARIAN FLIGHTS OUT OF QUITO AND GUAYAQUIL BOTH THURSDAY, MARCH 26, AND FRIDAY, MARCH 27. If you want to join one of these flights, IMMEDIATELY contact QTOUSCitizen@state.gov and …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Quito, Ecuador

Health Alert – U. S. Embassy, Quito, Ecuador – March 25, 2020 EVENT: REGISTER NOW for U.S. State Department Humanitarian Charter Flights Available on Thursday and Friday Only PLEASE READ THIS MESSAGE IN ITS ENTIRETY.  We urge all U.S. citizens wishing to depart Ecuador to strongly consider taking one of the U.S. State Department-chartered humanitarian …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Quito, Ecuador

Health Alert – U. S. Embassy, Quito, Ecuador – March 24, 2020 EVENT: United States Government Humanitarian Charter Flights Available NOW Please read this message in its entirety. I. STATE DEPARTMENT SPONSORED CHARTER FLIGHTS: U.S. citizens seeking to return to the United States from Ecuador may be able to access U.S. STATE DEPARTMENT-chartered humanitarian flights in …

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Department of State’s Global Effort to Bring Americans Home

Morgan Ortagus, Department Spokesperson The Department of State is rising to meet the historic challenge posed by the COVID-19 pandemic, every day, all over the world. We have no higher duty than to protect American citizens, and have launched an unprecedented global effort to bring home our citizens from every corner of the globe. As …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Quito, Ecuador

Health Alert – U. S. Embassy, Quito, Ecuador – March 24, 2020 Event: Additional Commercial Flights Available The U.S. Embassy is working actively to facilitate return travel home.  We are tracking a limited number of forthcoming flights for U.S. citizens to return to the United States – and are pushing hard for more.   The U.S. Embassy website  includes all the …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Quito, Ecuador

Health Alert – U. S. Embassy, Quito, Ecuador – March 23, 2020 Event: Register your interest in returning to the United States. U.S. citizens who are considering returning to the United States should work with airlines to make travel arrangements if/when flights are available.  In case commercial transportation options cease to be available, we are compiling …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Quito, Ecuador

Health Alert – U. S. Embassy, Quito, Ecuador – March 20, 2020 Location: Ecuador Event: The U.S. Embassy is working to facilitate return travel home for U.S. citizens in Ecuador.  We are aware of possible flights in the coming days arranged for U.S. citizens to return to the United States.  The U.S. Embassy website includes all the information we …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Quito, Ecuador

Health Alert – U. S. Embassy, Quito, Ecuador – March 18, 2020 Location: Ecuador Event: The U.S. Embassy is aware of possible charter flights arranged for U.S. citizens to return to the United States from Guayaquil.  Interested travelers should contact the airline directly at 855-216-7601, 877-971-0919, and 201-526-7616.  We strongly urge all travelers to not …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Quito, Ecuador

Health Alert – U. S. Embassy, Quito, Ecuador – March 14, 2020 Location: Ecuador Event: The Government of Ecuador has confirmed there are 28 cases of COVID-19 in Ecuador to date and has implemented the following travel restrictions.  These restrictions could change at any time and with little warning: Beginning Sunday, March 15 at 11:59 p.m., all …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Quito, Ecuador (March 6, 2020)

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Quito, Ecuador (March 6, 2020) Location: Ecuador Event: On March 5, the Ecuadorian Ministry of Public Health announced 13 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Ecuador.  The Government of Ecuador has implemented enhanced screening to reduce the spread of COVID-19.  Travelers whose trips originate in China, South Korea, Italy, and Iran will be subject to mandatory …

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Message for U.S. Citizens: U.S. Social Security and other Federal Benefits Services Guayaquil

Message for U.S. Citizens February 12, 2020 U.S. Social Security and other Federal Benefits Services in Guayaquil on March 6, 2020 The U.S. Embassy in Quito is pleased to announce that representatives from the Social Security Administration’s Regional Federal Benefits Office in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, will visit Quito, Cuenca, and Guayaquil to assist beneficiaries …

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Message for U.S. Citizens: U.S. Social Security and other Federal Benefits Services Cuenca

Message for U.S. Citizens February 12, 2020 U.S. Social Security and other Federal Benefits Services in Cuenca on March 4 & 5, 2020 The U.S. Embassy in Quito is pleased to announce that representatives from the Social Security Administration’s Regional Federal Benefits Office in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, will visit Quito, Cuenca, and Guayaquil to …

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Message for U.S. Citizens: U.S. Social Security and other Federal Benefits Services Quito

Message for U.S. Citizens February 12, 2020 U.S. Social Security and other Federal Benefits Services in Quito on March 2 & 3, 2020 The U.S. Embassy in Quito is pleased to announce that representatives from the Social Security Administration’s Regional Federal Benefits Office in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, will visit Quito, Cuenca, and Guayaquil to …

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American Citizen Services Newsletter

We are pleased to present the January 2020 issue of the American Citizen Services (ACS) Newsletter. Articles in this issue include: Secretary of State’s Visit A New Year Message from Ambassador Michael J. Fitzpatrick Ecuador Destino Seguro Security Campaign Quito’s American Liaison Network 2019 Funeral Home Town Hall Ecuador Civil Unrest Galapagos Outreach Trip Hague …

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AMERICAN CITIZEN SERVICES IN THE CITY OF CUENCA – January 29, 2020

The U.S. Consulate General in Guayaquil is pleased to announce that representatives from the Consulate will offer notarial services and accept passport applications in the City of Cuenca on Wednesday, January 29, 2020. Where: Abraham Lincoln Center Calle Borrero 5-18 y Honorato Vásquez Cuenca When: Wednesday, January 29, 2020, 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM, by …

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Notice about routine services at the U.S. Embassy Quito on October 9, 2019

On Wednesday, October 9, Embassy Quito and Consulate Guayaquil will be closed for all visa and routine U.S. citizen services. The Embassy and Consulate Consular Sections will be open for emergency U.S. citizen services only. If you had a visa appointment for October 9, please check your email for instructions on how to reschedule.

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Notice about routine services at the U.S. Embassy Quito on October 4, 2019

On Friday, October 4, Embassy Quito will be closed for all visa and routine U.S. citizen services. The Consular Section will be open for emergency U.S. citizen services only. If you had a visa appointment for October 4 please check your email for instructions on how to reschedule.

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AMERICAN CITIZEN SERVICES IN THE CITY OF CUENCA – September 25, 2019

AMERICAN CITIZEN SERVICES IN THE CITY OF CUENCA – September 25, 2019 – September 25, 2019  The U.S. Consulate General in Guayaquil is pleased to announce that representatives from the Consulate will offer notarial services and accept passport applications in the City of Cuenca on Wednesday, September 25, 2019. Where:            …

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American Citizen Services Newsletter

We are pleased to present the recent issue of the American Citizen Services (ACS) Newsletter. Articles in this issue include: July 4th Celebration The Embassy and Consulate Welcome Ambassador Fitzpatrick Emergency Preparedness CLVs Needed: Please Volunteer USNS comfort visits Ecuador Meet the Guayaquil ACS Team Meet the Quito ACS Team Passport renewal by DHL American Citizen Services Consular Mission Ecuador Newsletter – Summer 2019

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Social Security Individual Consultations in Cuenca and Guayaquil

Social Security Individual Consultations in Cuenca and Guayaquil   The U.S. Consulate General in Guayaquil is pleased to announce that representatives from the Regional Federal Benefits Office will visit Cuenca and Guayaquil to offer individual consultations by appointment for beneficiaries of Social Security and other federal benefit programs.   CUENCA Abraham Lincoln Center, Calle Borrero …

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Message for U.S. Citizens – Social Security Individual Consultations in Quito

Message for U.S. Citizens – Social Security Individual Consultations in Quito   Location:  U.S. Embassy Quito – Avigirias Av E12-170 and Eloy Alfaro Av. Quito, Ecuador Event:   Social Security Individual Consultations in Quito. The U.S. Embassy in Quito is pleased to announce that representatives from the Social Security Administration’s Regional Federal Benefits Office in Santo …

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Social Security Individual Consultations in Quito

Location:  U.S. Embassy Quito Avigirias Av E12-170 and Eloy Alfaro Av Quito, Ecuador Event:   Social Security Individual Consultations in Quito. The U.S. Embassy in Quito is pleased to announce that representatives from the Social Security Administration’s Regional Federal Benefits Office in San Jose, Costa Rica, will visit Quito to assist beneficiaries with specific questions regarding …

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American Citizen Services Newsletter

We are pleased to present the recent issue of the American Citizen Services (ACS) Newsletter. Articles in this issue include: 2018: Advancing U.S. Goals for Mutual Gain USNS Comfort Visits Ecuador An Interview with Ambassador Todd Chapman Join the American Liaison Network What’s New for U.S. Citizens? Enroll in STEP 2018 By The Numbers American Citizen Services Consular Mission Ecuador Newsletter Winter 2019 (PDF – 2.044 …

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American Citizen Services Newsletter

Estamos gustosos de presentar la edición más reciente del Boletín de Noticias de la Sección de Servicios para Ciudadanos Estadounidenses (ACS). Esta edición contamos con los siguientes artículos (en inglés): Notes from the Consul General Lessons from the 2016 Earthquake Ecuadorian Response to Crises What to Expect From the Embassy During a Crisis Crisis Preparedness …

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Passport Execution Fees Increase

Effective April 2, 2018, the passport execution fee will increase from $25 to $35.  The $10 execution fee increase applies to U.S. passport applicants using the DS-11 form including: first-time applicants over age 16, children under age 16, and applicants who reapply after reporting their previous passport lost or stolen. Customers applying with the DS-11 …

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Emergency Message for U.S. Citizens: Bomb Threat at the Unidad de Transparencia y Lucha Contra la Corrupcion

The U.S. Embassy has learned of a confirmed bomb threat at the “Unidad de Transparencia y Lucha Contra la Corrupcion” located at Patria Avenue and 9 de Octubre, two blocks west of the Hilton Colon hotel in Quito.  All U.S. citizens are advised to stay away from the area for the remainder of the day. …

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Expat Information Fair in Cuenca

October 18, 2017   The U.S. Consulate General in Guayaquil is pleased to announce that it will take part in an informational fair designed for foreign residents in Cuenca on October 18, 2017. The External Relations Office of the Municipality of Cuenca will be hosting an information fair for the expat community.  The fair’s aim …

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