Consular Visit to Tonga

Consular Officer’s Travel to Nuku’alofa, November 6-7, 2019

An American Consular Officer will travel to Nuku’alofa from November 6-7, 2019, to provide routine services for U.S. citizens in Tonga.

American Citizen Services:

  • S. Passports – First time applications and renewals
  • Consular Reports of Birth Abroad – For children of U.S. citizens born in Tonga
  • Voter registration information for 2020 elections
  • Notary services

lease note the usual processing times below:

Emergency Limited Passport: 2-3 weeks
Regular Passport: 4-6 weeks
Consular Report of Birth Abroad: 5-7 weeks

These processing times assume that the submitted applications are complete, clearly approvable and that the applicant has arranged the return shipment with a courier company such as FedEx or DHL.

Appointments for American Citizen Services will be available in:

Nuku’alofa on Wednesday November 6, and Thursday November 7, 2019

Please click here to visit our website to review the documents that you are required to present for the different services.   In addition to the required  original documents (such as a birth certificate), you will need to bring photocopies of ALL original, required documents, IDs (front and back copy of ID card), and passports.

We can only see applicants who have scheduled an appointment. We cannot accept walk-ins. To schedule an appointment, please send an e-mail to SuvaACS@state.gov or call (+679) 331-4466.

We only have a limited number of appointments available. Once we confirm your appointment, we will also inform you which documents you need to bring with you, and will also advise you of the processing fees. We only accept certified ANZ bank checks in U.S. dollars in the exact amount made payable to the U.S. Embassy, Suva.  For security reasons, cash is not accepted.

 

‘A’ahi ‘Ofisa Konisela ‘Amelika ki Nuku’alofa ‘i he ‘aho 6 ki he ‘aho 7 ‘o Novema, 2019

‘Oku ‘amanaki ke ‘a’ahi atu ki Nuku’alofa ae ‘Ofisa Konisela ‘Amelika ‘i he ‘aho 6 ki he ‘aho 7 ‘o Novema, 2019 ke fakahoko ‘a e ngaahi sevesi fakakonisela ‘oku fiema’u ‘e he Tangata’i/Fefine’i fonua [citizen] ‘Amelika ‘i Tonga.

Sevesi ki he tangata’i/fefine’i fonua [citizen] ‘Amelika:

  • Paasipooti ‘Amelika – Fuofua paasipooti pe fakafo’ou
  • Lipooti ‘o ha taha fa’ele’i ‘i tu’apule’anga – ma’ae fanau ‘a e tangata’i/fefine’i fonua [citizen] ‘Amelika
  • Ngaahi tala fakamatala pea moe lesisita ki he fili 2020
  • Fakamo’oni ki ha ngaahi tohi ‘e lava ‘o ngaue’aki ‘i ‘Amelika

Fakatokanga’i ange e taimi ngaue ‘oku fakahaa atu ‘i heni:

Paasipooti fakavavevave: uike ‘e 2-3
Paasipooti angamaheni: uike ‘e 4-6
Lipooti ‘o ha taha fa’ele’i ‘i tu’apule’anga: uike ‘e 5-7

Ko e ngaahi taimi ngaue ni ‘e makatu’unga e  loloa e ngaue kapau ‘oku fakakakato mai ‘a e ngaahi fiema’u fakapepa kotoa, pea kuo tali lelei ho’o tohi kole. Ko e tokotaha  tohi kole kuo pau kene teuteu ‘a e anga hono fakafoki ko ia ‘o e paasipooti ‘i ha kautaha kulia (courier company) hange ko e kautaha FedEx pe DHL.

Ko e faingamalie apoinimeni ki he Tangata’i/Fefine’i fonua ‘Amelika ‘e kamata:

‘i Nuku’alofa ‘i he ‘aho Pulelulu, 6 ‘o Novema pea mo e ‘aho Tu’apulelulu, 7 ‘o Novema, 2019.

Kataki vakai ki he uepisaiti ko ‘eni ke ke vakai ai ki he ngaahi me’a fakapepa ‘oku fiema’u ki he ngaahi sevesi katoa. Kataki fakatokanga’i ange ke tanaki atu ki he ngaahi tatau mo’oni (originals) mo ha ngaahi tatau [photocopies] ‘o e ngaahi tohi KOTOA, tohi fakamo’oni ‘o ko e [IDs], pea mo e ‘u paasipooti.

Ko kinautolu pe ‘oku ‘osi ‘i ai ‘enau faingamalie apoinimeni temau lava ‘o sio ki ai.  ‘E ‘ikai kemau tali ‘a kinautolu te nau toki feinga hu ka ‘oku ‘ikai ha’anau ‘apoinimeni!  Ko e kole faingamalie apoinimeni kataki ‘o ‘i-meili ki he SuvaACS@state.gov pe te ke telefoni ki he (+679) 331-4466.

‘Oku fakangatangata pe ‘a e tokolahi ko ia ‘o e faingamalie apoinimeni.  Ko ‘emau fakapapau’i pe ho’o ‘apoinimeni, temau fakahaa atu leva kiate koe ke ke fakakakato mai ‘a e ngaahi me’a fakapepa kotoa pe ‘oku fiema’u ke ke ha’u mo ia, pea te mau toe fale’i atu koe ki he mahu’inga ‘a e pa’anga ‘oku tonu ke ke totongi.  Kataki fakatoka’i ange ‘oku mau tali pe ‘a e ngaahi sieke mei he pangike ANZ, totongi ‘i he mahu’inga pa’anga ‘Amelika pea ke fe’unga malie ‘a e mahu’inga mo e totongi ‘oku fiema’u, pea ko e sieke kuo pau ke tohi totongi ki he U.S Embassy, Suva.  Tupu ‘i ha ngaahi ‘uhinga malu’i fakangaue, ‘e ‘ikai tali ha ngaahi totongi pa’anga hangatonu [cash].