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Embassy of the United States in Lima, Peru

Embassy of the United States in Lima, Peru located at Avenida La Encalada cdra. 17 s/n, Surco. View address, phone, fax, email, office hours, official website, consular services, visa types, social media channels, and head of mission (HOM).

  • Embassy Address

    Avenida La Encalada cdra. 17 s/n, Surco
  • Telephone

  • +51 1 618 2000
  • Fax

  • +51 1 618 2397
  • Email

  • For any visa related matter: [email protected]
    Webmaster: [email protected]
  • Office Hours

  • Monday to Friday: 7:00 am - 5:00 pm (closed on American and Peruvian holidays)


Office website


The following is a brief listing of services that are offered at Embassy of the United States in Lima, Peru.

  • Process visa applications
  • Notarize certain documents
  • Issues first time passports
  • Renews expired passports
  • Amends passports to show change of name; validity, or to correct errors
  • Selective Service Registration: American citizen males between the ages of 18-25. Register on-line at
  • Renunciation of U.S. nationality
  • Consular Report of Birth Abroad of a Citizen of the United States of America (CRBA)
  • Emergency help for U.S. Citizens traveling abroad

Head of Mission

Krishna R. Urs, Ambassador

Common Visa Types

Citizens of qualified countries may be able to travel to United States without a visa. The most common types of United States visas are the following.

  • Nonimmigrant Visas
    • Business/Tourist visa
    • Work visa
    • Student visa
    • Exchange visitor visa
    • Transit/Ship crew visa
    • Religious worker visa
    • Domestic employee visa
    • Journalist and media visa
    • Treaty traders and treaty investors visa
  • Immigrant Visas
    • Family-based immigration
    • Fiancé(e) visa (K-1)
    • Religious workers visa
    • Employment-based immigration
    • Diversity visa (DV)
    • Returning resident visa (SB-1)

Diplomatic missions of United States in neighbouring countries/regions of Peru:

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This page was last edited on 21 November 2021, at 10:21 AM (EST).