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COVID-19 Travel Information


U.S. Embassy Beijing hosted a Virtual Town Hall for U.S. Citizens in the Beijing consular district on December 5, 2022, to provide information on the developing COVID-19 health control measures situation.  A summary of key topics covered is available here (135 KB).

Click here to schedule an appointment for passport services, CRBAs, or notarial services

New for Passport Applicants: U.S. citizens over the age of 16 who will renew their passports with the DS-82 application form are now eligible to do so via mail and pay their application fee online.  Please see HERE for instructions.  Those applying for first-time passports, minor child passports, and passport cards must still make an appointment with the nearest consular section.



The U.S. Embassy in China is offering emergency appointments only for passport and citizenship services that require an in-person appearance. Please be aware that emergency appointment availability is extremely limited.

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