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How to Communicate with the Consular Section at U.S. Embassy - Dhaka

As part of U.S. Embassy – Dhaka’s efforts to improve customer service and facilitate public outreach for consular customers, the Consular Section’s Information Unit will receive and process all inquiries related to immigrant and nonimmigrant visa inquiries solely via email.  In addition, the Consular Section no longer accepts mailed or faxed correspondence. This standard is intended to ensure that communications are fully documented and consistent from one customer to the next.

The U.S. Embassy’s website contains detailed information for all consular services and answers to most questions. If the needed information cannot be found on the website, individuals may contact the Consular Section by email. 

• For inquiries related to adoptions, the email address is

With the exception of emergencies involving American citizens, anyone calling by phone will be advised to send their inquiry by email to  Questions will generally not be answered over the phone.


For information concerning the adoption process and Bangladesh specific requirements, please visit the State Department’s website:

Additionally, the contact information of the State Department Visa Office concerning immigrant visas for adoptive children is (202)-485-7600, Monday to Friday, 8.30 a.m. to 5.00 p.m. EST.

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  • For More Information, please consult the following sources:

    U.S. Embassy in Bangladesh:
    U.S. Embassy, Dhaka
    Madani Avenue, Baridhara
    Dhaka-1212, Bangladesh
    Tel:  (880) 2-882-3805

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