Embassy of Uruguay in Washington


The Uruguayan Embassy in the United States is a bilateral mission in Washington and promotes Uruguayan interests in the United States. The embassy of Uruguay also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of the United States. The Uruguayan Embassy in Washington is headed by Carlos Alberto Gianelli - Ambassador of Uruguay to the United States.


Uruguayan Embassy in Washington, the United States 1913 I Street, NW Washington D.C. 20006 United States


(+1) (202) 331 13 13 / 14 (+1) (202) 331 13 15 / 16


(+1) (202) 331 81 42






Carlos Alberto Gianelli - Ambassador

Office Hours:

09.30 - 17.00

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in the United States require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Uruguayan embassy in Washington you will find information on opening hours and how to book appointments.

Opening hours

Please note that embassy opening hours can vary. Always contact the embassy before a visit.

Visa for Uruguay

For all Uruguayan visa related matters contact the embassy in Washington before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.urueeuu.mrree.gub.uy ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+1) (202) 331 13 13 / 14 (+1) (202) 331 13 15 / 16 or email uruwashi@uruwashi.org

Consulates of Uruguay in the United States

Next to the embassy in Washington there could be additional Uruguayan consulates located in the United States.

Please check below for the locations of the Uruguayan consulates in the United States.

Uruguayan Consulates in the United States

Next to the embassy in Washington, Uruguay has consulates in the following cities: Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas, Fallon, Houston, Los Angeles, Miami, New Orleans, New York, Philadelphia, Sacramento, Salt Lake City and San Francisco

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the Uruguayan Embassy in Washington offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from United States to Uruguay as wel as for Uruguayan citizens in United States. Generally, services comprise of visa applications, passport renewals, marriage registration, legalization of documents, birth of a child, Uruguayan nationality issues and more. Contact the consular department directly by telephone or email.