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American Citizen Services in the City of Cuenca – September 15, 2016

https://ec.usembassy.gov/embassy-consulates/guayaquil/The US Consulate General in Guayaquil is pleased to announce that representatives from the Consulate will offer notarial services, accept passport applications, and deliver completed passports in the City of Cuenca on Thursday, September 15, 2016.

Where: Abraham Lincoln Center
              Calle Borrero 5-18 y Honorato Vásquez
              Cuenca

When: Thursday, September 15, 2016, 8:30 AM to 11:30 AM, by appointment only.

Forms: Please bring applications correctly filled out, along with originals and copies of citizenship documents (passport and birth certificate for children under the age of 16 and IDs of parents).  Visit our website for forms and step-by-step instructions: https://ec.usembassy.gov/u-s-citizen-services/passports/.

Payment: IMPORTANT: Payment for notarial and passport applications can only be accepted in the form of a cashier’s check (in Spanish “CHEQUE DE GERENCIA”) from any Ecuadorian bank.  The cashier’s check should be written out to “U.S. Disbursing Officer” and may be obtained from any Ecuadorian bank if one has an account at that bank.  We regret that we are not able to accept any other type of payment during our outreach visits. If your bank requires the Embassy’s RUC, it is 1791845986001.  For information on the fees for each type of service, please visit https://ec.usembassy.gov/u-s-citizen-services/passports/fees/.  Each notarial service has a fee of $50.00. 

Please keep in mind that some documents may require more than one notarization; if you seek to notarize such a document, please be prepared to pay $50.00 per consul’s signature.

Passports: If you believe that your passport is ready for pick-up, please send an email to acsguayaquil@state.gov by noon on Monday, September 12.  You will receive an email confirming if we are able to bring it to Cuenca.

Appointments: Please schedule your appointment using the following link: http://bit.ly/2blyvk6.