Do Not Enter the Embassy or Consulate if You have Visited any COVID-19 Outbreak Areas

PLEASE DO NOT ENTER THE EMBASSY OR CONSULATE GENERAL IF YOU HAVE VISITED  ANY OUTBREAK AREAS identified by the Government of Vietnam within the past 21 days.  Please be aware that the consular sections in Hanoi and HCMC may proactively cancel appointments or screen out customers coming from outbreak regions in the interest of safety.

The standard precautions of mask use, hand hygiene, and social distancing remain in effect within the embassy and the consulate general.

In addition, if you are not feeling well, please do not enter Embassy or Consulate General facilities.  Please use the following channels to reschedule your appointments:

  • American Citizen Services (ACS) Unit: Please see the ACS Appointment System here.
  • Immigrant Visa (IV) Unit: Applicants should reschedule their appointments here.
  • Nonimmigrant Visa (NIV) Unit: Please reschedule your appointment here.  Diplomatic/Official and No-fee Visa applicants should submit an inquiry form here.

We regret any inconvenience and appreciate your understanding.