Embassy of Bahamas in Washington


The Bahamian Embassy in the United States is a bilateral mission in Washington and promotes Bahamian interests in the United States. The embassy of Bahamas also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of the United States. The Bahamian Embassy in Washington is headed by Mr Cornelius Alvin Smith - Ambassador of Bahamas to the United States.


Bahamian Embassy in Washington, the United States 2220 Massachusetts Avenue, NW Washington D.C. 20008 United States


(+1) 202-319-2660 / 7


(+1) 202-319-2668


embassy@bahamasembdc.org bahemb@aol.com



Mr Cornelius Alvin Smith - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in the United States require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Bahamian 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 Bahamas

For all Bahamian visa related matters contact the embassy in Washington before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website () or contact the visa department by telephone (+1) 202-319-2660 / 7 or email embassy@bahamasembdc.org bahemb@aol.com

Consulates of Bahamas in the United States

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

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

Bahamian Consulates in the United States

Next to the embassy in Washington, Bahamas has consulates in the following cities: Atlanta, Aurora, Chicago, Detroit, Houston, Los Angeles, Miami, New York and Washington

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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