Embassy of South Sudan in Washington


The South Sudanese Embassy in the United States is a bilateral mission in Washington and promotes South Sudanese interests in the United States. The embassy of South Sudan also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of the United States. The South Sudanese Embassy in Washington is headed by Mr Ezekiel Lol Gatkuoth - Ambassador of South Sudan to the United States.


South Sudanese Embassy in Washington, the United States 1233 20th Street N.W. Suite 602 Washington DC 20036 United States


(+1) 202-293-7940


(+1) 202-293-7941





Mr Ezekiel Lol Gatkuoth - Ambassador

Office Hours:


Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in the United States require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the South Sudanese 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 South Sudan

For all South Sudanese visa related matters contact the embassy in Washington before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.gossmission.org ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+1) 202-293-7940 or email

Consulates of South Sudan in the United States

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

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

South Sudanese Consulates in the United States

Next to the embassy in Washington, South Sudan has consulates in the following cities: (if there are no cities mentioned here that means that South Sudan does not have any consulates located in United States ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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