*** Effective May 26, if you are an American citizen overseas and your passport expired on or after January 1, 2020, you may be able to use your expired passport to return directly to the United States until December 31, 2021. See this page for more information.

Individuals, including all visa and passport applicants, who have been abroad in the past 14 days are not permitted entry to the U.S. Consulate General Hong Kong and Macau. This rule does not apply to applicants who reside in Macau.

Individuals coming to the U.S. Consulate General for consular services are required to wear protective masks prior to entry. Masks are not available at the Consulate. You will not be allowed entry without a mask.

American Citizen Services at the U.S. Consulate General Hong Kong and Macau has returned to full passport services. For these services, please make an appointment here: Appointment System. We open appointment slots on a weekly basis. We encourage you to keep checking the online appointment system if you do not immediately find an open slot.

Please enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive the latest COVID-19 and American Citizen Services updates.

For current information on the COVID-19 situation in Hong Kong, please check our COVID-19 webpage. Detailed information for visitors traveling to or through Hong Kong is available here.

For more information on specific types of passport service, please see the relevant links below:

Can a third party accompany a passport or CRBA applicant to their interview?


Last modified: November 30, 2021