Barbados is located in the lesser Antilles of the West Indies, in the Caribbean Sea. The main language spoken in Barbados is English. The current population (as of 2010) is 277,821. Barbados has a human development index (HDI) of 0.800 and therefore can be considered as country with very high human development (according to UNDP – United Nations Development Programme). There are a lot of different embassies and consulates located in Barbados. Among these, there are also representations of the United States of America.
Bridgetown is located in the province of Saint Michael and is the capital of Barbados. 110,000 people are living in Bridgetown (as of 2014). The city is very important and represents Barbados internationally which is why the U.S.A. choose it as location for one of their embassies.
About the US embassy in Bridgetown, Barbados
Offices located within the US embassy located in Bridgetown include:
- Political-Economic Section
- Public Affairs Section
- Consular Section
- Military Liaison Office
- U.S. Agency for International Development
- Federal Bureau of Investigation Legal Attaché
- Drug Enforcement Administration
- Internal Revenue Service
- Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs
- Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- Peace Corps
Visa services offered by the US embassy in Bridgetown, Barbados
Visa services for USA immigration/non-immigration visas are handled by the department for travel permits. You can schedule an interview for a visa here: https://evisaforms.state.gov/Instructions/SchedulingSystem.asp
You can contact them via phone (246) 227-4000.
American citizen services offered by the US embassy in Bridgetown, Barbados
American citizen services are handled by a number of departments depending on your issue. Please visit (https://bb.usembassy.gov/embassy/bridgetown/) for more information on how to proceed with your issue/query.
Notary services offered by the US embassy in Bridgetown, Barbados
This embassy offers notary services to all US passport holders and foreign nationals (on the provision they are using the documents within the United States). This price is $50 paid in cash or US issued credit card, per page..