This is to inform the general public that in order to ensure that appropriate precautionary measures are taken to protect the health and well being of all passport applicants and the staff of the mission due to coronavirus (COVID 19) pandemic, the Consulate General of Nigeria, Atlanta regrets to inform the suspension of Passport Biometrics/Interview Services from Monday 16 March 2020.
However, the Consulate General of Nigeria, Atlanta will continue to issue Emergency Travel Certificate (ETC) to those need to travel urgently. Applicants for ETC should forward there applications by mail, attaching the relevant documents. The ETC would be processed and mailed back to the applicants.
The Consulate General will continue to monitor the situation and announce resumption of Passport services in due course
The Nigerian Communities in the Consulate General area of Jurisdiction are enjoined to listen and adhere to advice and directives coming from the centers for disease control and prevention, Department of Public Health in their various States and Counties as well as the Federal Government of the United States, Please stay safe.