Welcome to the Consular Section of the American Embassy in Suva, Fiji. We are geographically the largest consular section in the world serving Fiji, Kiribati, Nauru, Tonga, Tuvalu, and the French territories of French Polynesia, New Caledonia and Wallis & Futuna. The American Citizen Services Unit offers a broad range of services to American Citizens in Fiji, Kiribati, Nauru, Tonga, Tuvalu, and French Polynesia. These duties include: passport services, notarials, registration, Consular Reports of Birth Abroad, documentation for marriage, voting in U.S. elections, various federal benefits and more. In addition, ACS assists U.S. citizens in emergency situations including arrests, deaths, and crisis.
Americans living or traveling abroad to these countries should register with the Embassy. Through registration, the Embassy can more accurately gauge the number and location of American citizens in the event that an emergency situation necessitates the rapid dissemination of vital information. This service is now available online. Information on how to register.
If a U.S. citizen is involved in a serious accident, in distress, or dies, please call our 24-hour number (679) 772-8049 and ask for the Duty Officer. The U.S. citizen unit is open Monday through Thursday from 9:00 am to 1:00 am and 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm and on Friday from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm. We are closed on U.S. and Fiji holidays.
For more information about U.S. Citizen Services, please go to the International Travel website of the US Department of State’s Bureau of Consular Affairs.
The Consular Section does not provide a walk-in information service to the public.
The U.S. Citizen Services can be reached during normal business hours, from 8.00am-1.00pm and 2:00pm-4:00pm at (679) 331-4466, facsimile (679) 330-2267. We may also be reached on e-mail at SuvaACS@state.gov.
The Embassy is located at 158 Princes Rd, Tamavua, Fiji and the mailing address is:
U.S. Embassy Suva
P.O. Box 218
Transit time for international mail to the Embassy is about 3-4 weeks.
An American Citizen must schedule an appointment via phone during normal business hours from 8:00am-1:00pm and 2:00pm-4:00pm for any services required. American Citizen Services can be rendered through an appointment. The appointment schedules for American Citizen are as follows: Monday-Thursday from 9:00am-1:00pm and 2:00pm-4:00pm, Friday from 9:00am-12:00pm.
If you are an American Citizen, with an emergency that requires Embassy assistance, please call the Embassy at any time on (679) 772-8049 and the on-call duty officer will be contacted.