U.S. Consular Officer to Hold Appointments for U.S. Citizens in St. Lucia

We are pleased to announce that a Consular Officer from the U.S. Embassy to Barbados, the Eastern Caribbean and the Organization of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) will visit St. Lucia from Tuesday, December 20 to Friday, December 23, 2016 to provide U.S. Citizens Services and accept applications for U.S. passports and Consular Reports of Birth Abroad (CRBA).  Unfortunately, we are not able to discuss visa cases during these outreach trips.

IMPORTANT NOTICE: We no longer accept handwritten passport application forms. You must fill out all passport application forms online, then print them.  Please have all forms completed prior to your appointment, and bring originals and copies of all supporting documents.

Appointments will be held at the Coco Palm Hotel, Kreole Room, Gros Islet on the following dates:

Appointment hours:

Tuesday, December 20:       8:30am – 11:30am; 1:00pm-4:00pm
Wednesday, December 21:  8:30am – 11:30am; 1:00pm-4:00pm
Thursday, December 22:     8:30am – 11:30am; 1:00pm -4:00pm       Friday, December 23:          8:30am – 11:30am

The appointment calendar will be available on December 2.

You must make an appointment online to meet with the Consular Officer.  Please follow instructions on the U.S. Embassy’s website.

Fees must be paid by international money order or bank draft, made out to “U.S. Embassy.”  PLEASE NOTE: The money order or bank draft must have the correct and exact amount. We will not issue any refunds. We are unable to accept credit cards or cash for payment of fees.

Fees are:

  • Child’s passport (under age 16):      US$105
  • First adult passport:                           US$135
  • Consular Reports of Birth Abroad:   US$100
  • Notarials:                                              US$50 per signature

If you are renewing a 10-year passport issued less than 15 years ago, and can present your expired passport, you may apply by mail directly to the Embassy; the fee is US$110. If you cannot present a previous 10-year passport issued less than 15 years ago, you must appear in person for an interview with the Consular Officer. The fee for this service is US$135.

All applicants must provide: completed passport application; two passport-size photos (2” x 2”); proof of U.S. citizenship such as previous U.S. passport, U.S. birth certificate, or U.S. naturalization certificate, and social security card.  Please bring originals AND photocopies of all documents.  You must also provide a prepaid air waybill (FedEx, DHL, LIAT QuikPak, etc.) in order to have the new passport mailed back to you in St. Lucia.

Important update on passport photos: As of November 1, 2016, applicants may not wear eyeglasses in passport photos.

For a child under age 16, if both parents are listed on the birth certificate, both parents must appear in person with the child OR you may submit a notarized Form DS-3053: Statement of Consent from the non-applying parent/guardian must be submitted.  

Please also bring the documents listed above PLUS the child’s birth certificate and both parents’ passports or other identification.  Please bring originals AND photocopies of all documents including copies of the parents’ identification.

Additional information on U.S. citizens services and links to application forms are available on U.S. Department of State’s website.