Posted By: Katie Valk
US Embassy phone lines down - 08/15/16 08:29 PM
The U.S. Embassy in Belmopan informs U.S. citizens that we currently cannot receive incoming calls from outside callers at our main switchboard number 501-822-4011 or access voicemail. Technicians are working to resolve the issue as soon as possible.
For any emergencies involving U.S. citizens, please contact the American Citizens Services (ACS) Unit in the U.S. Embassy at [email protected] or call the Duty Officer at 501-610-5030.
For further information:
• See the State Department's travel website for the Worldwide Caution, Travel Warnings, Travel Alerts, and Belize Country Specific Information.
• Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP)to receive security messages and make it easier to locate you in an emergency.
• Contact the U.S. Embassy in Belize, located at 4 Flora Park Road, Belmopan from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. Emergency number for U.S. citizens is +501-610-5030.
• Call 1-888-407-4747 toll-free in the United States and Canada or 1-202-501-4444 from other countries from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time, Monday through Friday (except U.S. federal holidays).
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