About The Bahamas
The Bahamas is located in an archipelago of islands in the Atlantic Ocean, to the north of Hispaniola. The main language spoken in The Bahamas is English. The current population (as of 2016) is 391,232. The Bahamas has a human development index (HDI) of 0.807 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 The Bahamas. Among these, there are also representations of the United States of America.
Nassau is located in the province of New Providence (New Providence Island) and is the capital of The Bahamas. 274,400 people are living in Nassau (as of 2016). The city is very important and represents The Bahamas internationally which is why the U.S.A. choose it as location for one of their embassies.
About the US embassy in Nassau, The Bahamas
Offices located within the US embassy located in Nassau include:
- Political, Economic & Commercial Section
- Consular Section
- Management Section
- Public Affairs Section
- Customs & Border Protection
- Office of Defence Cooperation, Bahamas
- Coast Guard Liaison Office
- International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs Section
- Federal Bureau of Investigation Legal Attaché
- Commercial Outreach Activities
Visa services offered by the US embassy in Nassau, The Bahamas
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 242-322-1181.
American citizen services offered by the US embassy in Nassau, The Bahamas
American citizen services are handled by a number of departments depending on your issue. Please visit (https://bs.usembassy.gov/embassy/nassau/) for more information on how to proceed with your issue/query.
Notary services offered by the US embassy in Nassau, The Bahamas
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..