Fees: For services requiring a fee, payment may be made in US dollars or the equivalent in FCFA at the Consular Cashier booth. We only accept U.S. currency printed within the last 10 years.
This section provides information on specific consular services available to U.S. citizens in Cameroon: https://cm.usembassy.gov/services/.
Routine services are available by appointment only: https://evisaforms.state.gov/acs/default.asp?postcode=YDE&appcode=1.
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For a child born to a U.S. citizen abroad, the following requirements need to be met in order to ensure eligibility for a Consular Report of Birth Abroad:
There must be a blood relationship between the child and the parent transmitting citizenship.
The parent transmitting citizenship must have accrued at least five years of physical presence in the U.S. or its outlying possessions. The parent will need to demonstrate this at the interview.
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.