U.S. Observer Mission to COE
Statement: Designation under Russia's "Undesirables" Law of the National Endowment for Democracy 07-28-2015
"This action is a further example of the Russian government’s growing crackdown on independent voices and another intentional step to isolate the Russian people from the world." Full Statement »
The Government of the United States of America is pleased to announce a $250,000 voluntary contribution to the Council of Europe (COE) to enable the COE to deliver legislative drafting workshops to developing nations and to assist financing COE meetings and conferences as a way of promoting greater participation by developing nations in the Budapest Convention. More »
The United States is aware that many in the family of Europe share our concern over what can only be described as democratic backsliding in Hungary. Read the full statement here »
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Consulate General Strasbourg joined with religious representatives to celebrate Ramadan with an Iftar dinner at the Consul General’s Residence July 7. More »
Consul General Westling: "Our common values compel us to continue working to maintain democracy, freedom, and human rights. We can never take these things for granted. So as we honor the fallen, we should also rededicate ourselves to doing our utmost so such sacrifices will not have to be repeated." More »
For Consular services rendered at the Consulate General in Strasbourg, payment may be made by major credit card only as we do not accept personal checks and/or cash in dollars or euros. The fee for notarial services is 50 USD per consular seal and signature, or the euro equivalent (see the consular services exchange rate on Paris US embassy page...
Information on Consular Services in Strasbourg
- The U.S. Consulate General in Strasbourg will be closed for regular consular services by appointment (execution of passports, reports of birth abroad, and notarials) from July 27 - August 27. Appointments will resume August 28. In the event of a U.S. citizen emergency, please call (in France) 01-43-12-22-22, (from the U.S.) 011-33-1-43-12-22-22. Dial "0" when you hear the automated greeting and ask to speak to the Embassy duty officer.
Information on Consular Services
Effective from September 15, 2014, the U.S. Consulate General in Strasbourg will provide Consular services on Mondays and Fridays 9:00-13:00.
If you need to make an appointment at the U.S. Consulate General in Strasbourg, please send an email to USAStrasbourg@state.gov or call 01 43 12 47 11 or 03 88 35 86 15. More
Travel to the U.S.
Travelers from Visa Waiver Program (VWP) countries, including France, are now required to pay a fee of $14.00 when applying for an Electronic System for Travel Authorization (ESTA).