US Visa Argentina

US Visa Argentina - US Embassy Argentina

Please be aware that the US Embassy in Argentina does not see their job as providing free consulting or advice to the public. 

The US Embassy officers generally see their role as enforcers or judges of the US immigration law rather than consultants or advisors.

The US Embassy in Argentina's website homepage can be found as follows:

To ensure that you contact the appropriate office, please select from one of the following categories. (Please note that not all sections in the Embassy accept e-mail inquiries)

Contacting by mail, telephone or fax:

Mailing address: 
Av. Colombia 4300
(C1425GMN) Buenos Aires
Telephone: (54-11) 5777-4533 
Fax: (54-11) 5777-4240

Consular Section

Temporary Visas: For questions concerning non-immigrant (temporary) visas, such as those for visitors, students, and temporary workers, please or click here.

Immigrant Visas: For questions concerning immigrant (permanent) visas, or other immigration matters, please direct your e-mail to:

American Citizen Services: To report an emergency involving a U.S. citizen, please click here.  For matters related to emergency and non-emergency services for U.S. citizens, including U.S. passports, birth and death registrations, and tax-related questions, please direct your e-mail to:

Press Office

To contact the Press Office

Information Resource Center (IRC)

The IRC in Buenos Aires operates a reference service specializing in U.S. economy and politics, international relations, defense and current affairs. The IRC's goal is to serve the U.S. mission in Argentina, local Argentine government agencies, non-governmental organizations, libraries, the media, and other researchers. Please visit the IRC’s web page or contact the IRC via
The IRC cannot reply to inquiries regarding visas, consular matters, or taxation issues.

Foreign Commercial Service (FCS)

For information regarding the Embassy’s FCS Office, please visit the FCS web site or contact FCS Buenos Aires via email at: Telephone: (54-11) 5777-4753; Fax: (54-11) 5777-4203.

Foreign Agricultural Service (FAS)

For information regarding the Embassy’s FAS Office, please visit the FAS web page or contact FAS via email Telephone:(54-11) 5777-8054 or fax: (54-11) 5777-4216.

Embassy Job Vacancies

For information on current employment opportunities at the U.S. Embassy in Buenos Aires, please visit the Embassy’s Job Vacancy page.

Embassy Contract Opportunities

For Information on current requests for proposals, please visit theEmbassy’s General Services Office. To register as a vendor, please click here

Business hours (please follow links below for Consular public hours) 8:30 am - 5:15 pm Mondays to Fridays except on Argentina and U.S. holidays.