Embassy of Colombia in La Paz


The Colombian Embassy in Bolivia is a bilateral mission in La Paz and promotes Colombian interests in Bolivia. The embassy of Colombia also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Bolivia. The Colombian Embassy in La Paz is headed by Mr Guillermo Antonio Vanegas - Ambassador of Colombia to Bolivia.


Colombian Embassy in La Paz, Bolivia Avenida Alexander 1000 Casa 3 Achumani La Paz Bolivia


(+591) (2) 278 5583 / 6841


(+591) (2) 278 6510


elapaz@minrelext.gov.co emcol@acelerate.com



Mr Guillermo Antonio Vanegas - Ambassador

Office Hours:

08:30 - 13:00 and 14:30 - 17:30

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Bolivia require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Colombian embassy in La Paz 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 Colombia

For all Colombian visa related matters contact the embassy in La Paz before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website () or contact the visa department by telephone (+591) (2) 278 5583 / 6841 or email elapaz@minrelext.gov.co emcol@acelerate.com

Consulates of Colombia in Bolivia

Next to the embassy in La Paz there could be additional Colombian consulates located in Bolivia.

Please check below for the locations of the Colombian consulates in Bolivia.

Colombian Consulates in Bolivia

Next to the embassy in La Paz, Colombia has consulates in the following cities: Cochabamba and Santa Cruz

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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