American Citizen Services (ACS) Fees
You may pay at the Embassy by cash, in U.S. dollars or Bahamian dollars, by credit card [Visa or Mastercard], or by money order made in favor of “U.S. Embassy, The Bahamas”. We do not accept personal checks. ACS fees are nonrefundable.
Routine (non-emergency) services for U.S. citizens are by appointment only. Please see information on how to schedule an appointment. Before scheduling an appointment for a U.S. passport renewal, please review all the renewal requirements. Please note that the Embassy is closed on all official Bahamian and American holidays.
For questions, please contact us at ACSNassau@state.gov, or at +242 322-1181 ask for the American Citizen Services (ACS) Unit.
Location & Information
U.S. Embassy Nassau
42 Queen St.
Nassau, the Bahamas
We would always like to help, but there are many frequently requested services that we are unable to perform, including:
The following items are not allowed in U.S. Embassy Nassau’s Consular Waiting Room during your interview:
*Other items may be prohibited at the discretion of Embassy security staff. U.S. Embassy Nassau has no storage available. If you are found to have prohibited items, you will be asked to dispose of them prior to entry.
If you need reasonable accommodation for your appointment, we encourage you to request your accommodation immediately once you schedule your appointment. We make every effort to provide accommodations to persons with disabilities and medical conditions. Reasonable accommodations vary, depending on the situation and the person’s needs.
Examples of accommodations include, but are not limited to:
If you are unable to provide fingerprints because of a medical condition, including birth defects, physical deformities, skin conditions, you may qualify for a fingerprint waiver for certain fingers.
The waiting room of the Consular Section and its restroom is wheelchair-accessible.