US Embassy La Paz

Learn all there is about the U.S. Embassy in La Paz, including:

  • Who to contact in the US Embassy La Paz regarding visa issues
  • How and where in La Paz to get your medical exam
  • Everything you need to know about your visa appointment interview at the U.S. Embassy La Paz.

For general information on getting a visa to the United States, check out our other helpful immigration guides:

US Embassy La Paz Contact Information

The main address of the US Embassy La Paz

Below is the address and general contact information for the U.S. Embassy La Paz.


Avenida Arce 2780 La Paz, Bolivia

Are you looking for U.S. Embassy La Paz contact information? Each individual U.S. consulate or embassy can have many, many phone numbers, email addresses, and other contact information. The information you need will depend on your specific situation.

Read below to find out how to contact the right person at the La Paz U.S. Embassy.

For questions relating to Immigrant Visas (IVs):

If you are seeking to live in the United States permanently, then you are applying for an immigrant visa. To contact US Embassy La Paz for questions relating to an immigrant visa, use the contact information below.

For questions relating to Nonimmigrant Visas (NIVs):

If you are seeking to live in the United States on a temporary basis, then you should be applying for a nonimmigrant visa (NIV). To contact U.S. Embassy La Paz for questions relating to nonimmigrant visa applications, use the information below:

For questions relating to Fiance Visas:

If you live in Bolivia and are engage to be married to a U.S. citizen, you may be interested in getting a fiance visa. To ask questions relating to fiance visas, contact someone at the La Paz US Embassy by using the following email address:

For questions relating to Diversity Visas:

If are a national of Bolivia, and have entered the U.S. diversity visa lottery, you can direct your questions to the US Embassy La Paz by using the following email address:

US Embassy La Paz Immigration Medical Exam

To get an immigrant visa through the La Paz US Embassy , you will need to get an immigration medical exam before your visa interview appointment. Learn more about when and where to get a medical exam, how to schedule one, what to bring to the exam, and what to do afterwards.


How and Where To Get Your Immigration Medical Exam

If your visa interview appointment is in La Paz, only a designated panel physician in Bolivia can perform your medical exam.

Below is a list of designated panel physicians in La Paz.

The Consultorio Medico Faith

Calle Jaime Mendoza, esquina Avenida Montenegro #22, Torre Grazia, 5th floor, office 503, San Miguel, La Paz, Bolivia

How to schedule a medical exam with The Consultorio Medico Faith:

When are appointments available at The Consultorio Medico Faith?

Cost of medical exam at The Consultorio Medico Faith:

Types Cost

Additional Costs

Special Instructions for Medical Exam

Methods of payment:

What to bring to the medical exam

  • Your visa interview appointment letter
  • Passport
  • 4 recent photographs
  • Copy of immunization records
  • DS-260 confirmation pages

US Embassy La Paz Visa Appointment

Here you can learn everything you need to know regarding your immigrant visa appointment at the La Paz US Embassy . Find out where to go and what to bring, along with instructions on cancelling or rescheduling your La Paz US Embassy appointment.

What to Bring to Your Immigrant Visa Interview Appointment at the US Embassy La Paz

  • Your interview letter from National Visa Center (NVC)
  • Your passport (unexpired, and valid for six months beyond your date of intended entry to U.S.)
  • A color photograph of each person applying for a visa (5 cm x 5 cm, or 2 inch x 2 inch)
  • DS-260 Confirmation Page
  • Original and copy of civil documents, including your birth certificate, and if applicable, your marriage certificate (if applicable), divorce decress, and death certificates.
  • Original and certified copies of birth certificates for all children of main applicant, even if the child is not immigrating to U.S.
  • I-864 Affidavit of Support and supporting documents (if your application is based on family relationship)
  • Proof of U.S. Petitioner’s legal status and domicile in the United States (if your application is based on family relationship)
  • Applicants for K visas should send evidence of the relationship between the petitioner and visa applicant (such as photographs, letters, or emails). Visa applicants in the IR5 and F4 categories should also bring the petitioner’s original birth certificate.
  • Evidence of relationship between petitioner and visa applicant (if your application is based on family relationship)
  • Original police certificates
  • The original FELCN certificate (Fuerza Especial de Lucha Contra el Narcotrafico) issued within the last year.
  • The original REJAP (Registro de Antecedentes Judiciales y Penales) issued within the last year.
  • The original FELCV (Fuerza Especial de Lucha Contra la Violencia) issued within last year.
  • A letter from your U.S. employer dated less than one month ago.
  • Original and copy of criminal and court records, if you have been arrested
  • Original and copy of military records
  • Original and copy of adoption documents
  • The original marriage certificate of the petitioner and your biological parent, issued within the last year along with original divorce records for any previous marriages of either parent.
  • The original marriage certificate of the petitioner’s parent and you, issued within the last year, along with original divorce records for any previous marriages of either parent.

Where to Go for Immigrant Visa Interview in La Paz

On your visa appointment date, arrive at the La Paz US Embassy address:

Avenida Arce 2780 La Paz, Bolivia

Special Instructions for Your Visa Interview Appointment

You might experienced altitude sickness due to Embassy location. Please drink lots of water before going to the Embassy.

Sending documents to the U.S. Embassy - La Paz

Sometimes, a consular or embassy official will ask for additional information or documents from you, either before or after the visa appointment. The La Paz U.S. Embassy instructs you to send documents in the following ways:

Mail documents to: Embajada de los Estados Unidos de América, Sección Consular, Unidad de Visas, Av. Arce 2780, La Paz, Bolivia

Rescheduling or Cancelling Your Immigrant Visa Appointment at the La Paz U.S. Embassy

If you need to reschedule or cancel your immigrant visa interview, here are your options.

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