COVID-19 Information

The government of the Republic of South Sudan has implemented enhanced screening and quarantine measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19.  Travelers should be prepared for travel restrictions to be put into effect with little or no advance notice. U.S. citizens who are considering returning to the United States are urged to work with their airlines to make travel arrangements while flights are still available. South Sudan has barred admission to travelers who have recently visited COVID affected countries. Visit the website of the World Health Organization (WHO) for the list of COVID affected countries for additional information on these new measures. Link:

As of March 24, 2020, U.S. Embassy Juba is cancelling all appointments for routine ACS services. We will resume routine ACS services as soon as possible but are unable to provide a specific date at this time. If you are a U.S. citizen in need of an urgent appointment, please email If you are a U.S. citizen with an emergency, call us at the numbers listed below:

U.S. citizens with emergencies, please call +211 9121 05188

Outside of Office Hours:  +211 9121 05107

Outside of South Sudan: +202 216 6279 x382