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US embassy closed Monday, Tuesday

Published:Saturday | October 1, 2016 | 12:00 AM

Due to the anticipated effects of Hurricane Matthew on Jamaica, the United States Embassy in Kingston will be closed for routine consular services on Monday, October 3 and Tuesday, October 4, 2016. Visa interviews will not be conducted and routine American citizen services appointments will not be kept on the days specified.

Individuals who had non-immigrant visa interview appointments scheduled for these days can reschedule their appointments by visiting the appointment scheduling website at

Those applicants who had immigrant visa appointments scheduled for those days will be contacted by the consular section to be informed of their new appointment date.