Message to U.S. Citizens: U.S. Embassy Jerusalem
Location: Israel, the West Bank, and Gaza
Subject: Special Passport Application Event For Those With Urgent Travel – Tuesday, September 5, 2023
What: The American Citizen Services (ACS) Unit at the U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem will hold an after-hours passport acceptance event for emergency passports. These passports will be limited to one year and are intended for those with upcoming travel in less than two months. No applications for full-validity passports will be accepted. If you do not have travel within the next two months, we ask you to please not make an appointment for this event.
Where: U.S. Embassy Jerusalem, 14 David Flusser Street, Arnona, Jerusalem
When: Tuesday, September 5 from 3:00pm to 7:00pm by appointment only. The appointments will be released on Monday, September 4 between 3-4pm on the scheduling website: https://cacms.state.gov/s/new-appointment. If you log on to the official website at that time and do not see any available appointments, it means we are fully booked.
Please come prepared with all of the required documents, fees, and photos. Those without all the correct application materials will be turned away and asked to reschedule: https://il.usembassy.gov/u-s-citizen-services/how-passport/.
To determine whether you need an in-person appointment, please see (https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/passports/need-passport/apply-in-person.html). U.S. citizens who have a 10-year passport that expired less than 5 years ago must apply by mail or drop box.
If approved, the emergency passports will be available for pick-up at 2pm on September 7.
Actions to Take:
- All U.S. citizens should enroll in the Department of State’s Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive Alerts and ensure you can be located in an emergency.
- Refer to our website for the latest Alerts and Messages for U.S. citizens.
Follow the instructions of local authorities