About Us

Functions of the consulate:

  • Represent and protect all Bolivians and interests giving attention and cooperation within the framework of respect for the laws and authorities.
  • To promote trade, economic, cultural and scientific relations.
  • Acting as Notary Public and Civil Registration Officers.
  • The Consulate exercises its functions while it observes the laws of the receiving State.
  • Cooperate to know the fate of missing citizens and assisting the jailed or detained or ensuring that they are guaranteed full rights of defense at their trial.
  • Perform registration and certification; grant Safe-conducts travel documents, issue Certificates and Travel Authorizations for Minors.
  • Act in cases of repatriation of Bolivians.


The Consulate cannot:

  • Sponsor or intervene in court proceedings.
  • Perform tasks that apply to travel agencies, airlines, banks, customs etc.
  • Provide or lend money, warranties , guarantees or bonds.
  • Provide plane tickets or means to return to Bolivia.
  • Taking charge of the payment of accounts or personal expenses.
  • Manage housing or residence.
  • Give job or work permit.



Jurisdiction of the Consulate General of Bolivia in Washington, D.C.

1825 Connecticut Avenue N.W. Suite 200C

Washington, DC 20009

Tel: (202) 232-4827 / 4828

Fax: (202) 232-8017

M-F: 9:00am - 3:00pm