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Attention: Passport and Emergency Travel Document Applicants

  • With immediate effect all Zambians applying for passports through the Embassy of Zambia in Washington, DC are required to report for an interview before their application is processed. Failure to do so will result in a rejection of the application.

  • All applicants for a Travel Document of Identity are also required to report to this embassy for an interview before their application is processed.

Please note that you must make an appointment with our Consular Office by emailing to consular@zambiaembassy.org or calling us at 202-265-9717.

Attention: Visa Applicants

Since 1st October 2011, all travelers to and from Zambia are required to be in possession of either a Yellow Fever Vaccination Certificate or a valid waiver certificate.