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April 24, 2023

Message for U.S. Citizens: Social Security and Federal Benefits Consultations in Barbados

U.S. Social Security and other Federal Benefits Services Individual Consultations.

Bridgetown, Barbados – May 9th through May 11th, 2023


The U.S. Embassy Bridgetown is pleased to announce that representatives from the Regional Federal Benefits Office will visit Barbados, to offer services for beneficiaries or individuals with questions about U.S. Social Security and other federal benefits.



Location:  U.S. Embassy Bridgetown, Wildey Business Park, St. Michael BB 14006


  • Tuesday May 9th , 2023 – 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM and 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
  • Wednesday May 10th , 2023 – 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
  • Thursday May 11th , 2023 – 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Appointments: Walk-in Services will be available. To schedule an appointment please send an email to FBU.Santo.Domingo@ssa.gov, that includes a brief description of your inquiry, Social Security Number, address and contact information. You may also call 809-368-7011 (Monday and Thursday, 8:00am to 11:00am EST) to schedule an appointment. Please bring original documents as well as a photocopy of each document.


WHAT TO BRING FOR SOCIAL SECURITY SERVICES (please bring legible copies of all documents to be submitted):


Applying for Social Security Benefits: Bring originals and copies of the following for all applicants: Birth Certificate, passport – if applying for auxiliary benefits or survivor’s benefits marriage and/or death certificates


Social Security Number Card Application: Bring a copy of your valid U.S. passport, Certificate of Birth Abroad or original birth certificate and completed form SS-5FS.


Change of Address for Social Security: Bring your current passport.


Medicare Part B Enrollment/Cancellation: To enroll in Medicare, you should complete and sign this CMS-40B and to cancel your enrollment please complete and sign this CMS-1763.


To learn more about the services offered by the Regional Federal Benefits Unit visit: https://do.usembassy.gov/u-s-citizen-services/social-security/

The best way to reach the Regional Federal Benefits Unit is by email at FBU.Santo.Domingo@ssa.gov