Useful Information

The Embassy of the Republic of Macedonia in Washington is engaged in offering professional, high quality and timely help and services to all foreigners and citizens of the Republic of Macedonia which by various reasons stay or travel across Macedonia, or are citizens traveling to and residing in the United States of America.
 
USA citizens traveling to the Republic of Macedonia with diplomatic, official and regular passport do not require entry visa for a stay in the country up to 90 days. For holders of an USA refugee travel document or USA travel document for foreigners’ entry visa to the Republic of Macedonia is required. Citizens from countries other than USA can also apply for an entry-exit visa or transit visa if they need to.

For more info on Visa Regime download Visa Regime of the Republic of Macedonia

Once the citizens of the Republic of Macedonia travel or reside in the United States of America, they must have basic information about the country of stay, to be informed about the specific codes of the law and customs and to bear the liability for their actions in different situations.

In cases of travelling or residing in the United States of America the citizens of the Republic of Macedonia they must obey to laws of this country. The consular assistants cannot change nor amend the execution of local laws and regulations, which in various countries can be very different indeed.

In case of need for what ever kind of help or service, the Macedonian citizens in the United States of America should turn to the Consular office of the Embassy of the Republic of Macedonia in Washington, and for better, higher quality and promptly help for gaining adequate consular help, they are to present as much information, facts and documents as they can. Certain issues could be solved at once whilst some require more time.

Generally, The Embassy of the Republic of Macedonia is ready to offer as much help as in their legal power for making available professional help and services to the citizens of the Republic of Macedonia who live or reside in the the United States of America.

The consular assistance offered by the Embassy is made in accordance with the positive laws of the Republic of Macedonia, as well as the international and bilateral agreements. In that respect, the Embassy cannot make laws, regulations nor standards for help and services of its citizens out of the frame of these international and bilateral legal acts.

Due to the specifically requirements to the operation of the Embassy of the Republic of Macedonia in Washington, it gives its fullest efforts to help the citizens of the Republic of Macedonia, in particularly in complicated situations. It aims to offer prompt qualifying and timely help to inform the applicants with all available and relevant information for all individual cases with its specifics, thereby being cautious not to interfere with the rights of others.

In addition, the ones requiring services have the right of privacy as well as disclosure of all information and documents relevant to their case. The right to privacy is guaranteed; therefore not one information is to be disclosed to anyone including family members, without the consent of the applicant.

Please note that Consular fees are payable by money order or cash only. Macedonian Consular offices in the United States cannot accept credit cards or personal checks. Please remember to take this into account when visiting our offices.

Herewith, the Embassy will appreciate your comments and remarks for the consular assistance. That way acknowledgement about the work is gained, making the further improvements in quality of the services possible.

The Ministry of interior has opened a telephone line for all Macedonian citizens living and working outside of Macedonia and who are on a short stay in the country during which they could apply for new passports. The submission of applications (through a regular or urgent procedure) can be scheduled at the number:
++389 2 3117 754, Monday to Friday, from 8h30am to 4h30pm.