Guyana is located in northern South America. The main language spoken in Guyana is English. The current population (as of 2016) is 783,769. Guyana has a human development index (HDI) of 0.654 and therefore can be considered as country with medium human development (according to UNDP – United Nations Development Programme). There are a lot of different embassies and consulates located in Guyana. Among these, there are also representations of the United States of America.
Georgetown is located in the province of Demerara-Mahaica and is the capital of Guyana. 200,500 people are living in Georgetown (as of 2012). The city is very important and represents Guyana internationally which is why the U.S.A. choose it as location for one of their embassies.
About the US embassy in Georgetown, Guyana
Offices located within the US embassy located in Georgetown include:
- Public Affairs Section
- Consular Affairs Section
- U.S. Centers for Disease Control Global AIDS Program – Guyana
- Peace Corps Guyana
- Political/Economic Section
Visa services offered by the US embassy in Georgetown, Guyana
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 592-225-4900/9.
American citizen services offered by the US embassy in Georgetown, Guyana
American citizen services are handled by a number of departments depending on your issue. Please visit https://gy.usembassy.gov/u-s-citizen-services/ for more information on how to proceed with your issue/query.
Notary services offered by the US embassy in Georgetown, Guyana
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.