Consular Operations - Friday, February 11, 2011
On Friday, February 11, 2011 the Consulate in Merida and Consular Agencies in Cancun and Playa del Carmen will be closed to the public. The Cozumel Agency will be open.
No routine services will be handled at our offices in Merida, Cancun and Playa del Carmen on this date. For extreme emergencies involving U.S. citizens you may call the main Merida Consulate number (see below) and be connected to a staff member for assistance.
We will resume normal operations on Monday, February 14, 2011.
Please see office hours and instructions on how to make an appointment for service at each office please visit http://merida.usconsulate.gov/service.html.
Register with Us!
Encourage your American friends, family, neighbors, and others you know to register. American citizens traveling or residing overseas are encouraged to register with the appropriate U.S. Embassy or Consulate on the State Department's travel registration website at https://travelregistration.state.gov/ibrs/ui/. By registering, American citizens make it easier for the Embassy or Consulate to contact them in case of emergency.
The U.S. Consulate in Merida, Yucatan, Mexico, has responsibility for the Mexican states of Quintana Roo, Yucatan, and Campeche. The Consulate can be reached during its regular business hours (M-F, 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.) by telephone at 999-942-5700; by fax at 999-942-5777; and by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. After hours, for emergencies involving U.S. citizens, call the Consulate’s main number and follow instructions to be connected to the Merida duty officer.
(Calle 60 No. 338-K x 29 y 31, Colonia Alcala Martin, Merida, Yucatan, Mexico)
Main switchboard dialing from the US: 011-52-999-942-5700
Main switchboard dialing from outside Merida but within Mexico: 01-999-942-5700
To view the Worldwide Caution issued by the State Department on January 31, 2011 please see http://travel.state.gov/travel/cis_pa_tw/pa/pa_4787.html.
For information about how to vote in a U.S. election while traveling or living overseas please visit www.fvap.gov.
U.S. Consulate Merida