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Customer Service Announcement: Suspension of Visa Services
May 26, 2020

Location: Nicaragua

Event: Due to the ongoing COVID-19 crisis, the U.S. Embassy has extended the suspension of routine visa appointments until further notice. This suspension includes appointments for immigrant and non-immigrant visa applications. Emergency visa applications will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Services for U.S. citizens are not affected by this suspension.

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Visit the COVID-19 crisis page on state.gov for the latest information regarding impacts to travel.
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S. Embassy Managua, Nicaragua
Km 5 ½ Carretera Sur
Managua, Nicaragua
+505-2252-7171 (after hours)


State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444
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