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Resumption of Limited American Citizen Services Appointments
August 18, 2020

Location: Bahrain 

The Ministry of Health has confirmed cases of COVID-19 within Bahrain.  Updates on COVID-19 in Bahrain and the measures taken to reduce its spread are available on the Ministry of Health’s website: www.moh.gov.bh.  

The Embassy is now accepting a limited number of appointment requests for minor passport renewals, Consular Reports of Birth Abroad (CRBAs), and first-time adult passport applications.  To request an appointment, please email ManamaConsular@state.gov with the subject line “APPOINTMENT REQUEST” with the details of your request.  Note that notary and other routine services remain suspended. 

The Embassy continues to accept adult passport renewal applications which do not require an in-person appointment via the Consular Dropbox.  Please see our recent announcement for detailed instructions. 

If you are a U.S. citizen with an emergency situation requiring an in-person appointment, please email ManamaConsular@state.gov with the subject line “EMERGENCY SERVICE REQUEST” and provide a detailed description of your request.  

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