Consular Section
Ext : 114, 110, 100
Uganda House, 336 East 45th St, 2-Floor, New York, NY 10017
Public Service
9:30am – 2pm
Monday to Thursday


The military census is open until February 28th for all Angolan male citizens born in 2002.


In line with prevention efforts taking place across country and particularly the state of New York, with regards to coronavirus referred as COVID-19, we are temporarily suspending our normal business Consular Services, out of consideration for the health and safety of the public and staff, until further notice. In this sense, starting Monday March 16 , 2020, in person Consular assistance will be conducted by appointment ONLY, in a case by case priority. Phone calls will be answered Monday –Thursday ; 9:30 AM- 1:30 PM.

The following services shall be suspended until further notice
Consular registration
Weddings registration
Birth registration
Military Registration
Miscellaneous statement

The following services will be ensured with limited restriction
Visa application: temporarily suspended to the general public; granted exceptionally; by appointment only.
Passport application- by appointment only.
Transcription of birth certificate: upon presentation of proof of travel.
Travel Document: upon proof of travel.
Power of Attorney: by appointment only.
Proof of life affidavit: by appointment only.
Death certificate/registration: PLEASE CALL URGENT LINE AND E-MAIL INFO.
Notarization and authentication documents: Will be processed once a week, every Thursday. Submit request through our general e-mail and send documents via certified mail ONLY(FedEX ,UPS, USPS Exp mail). Please include labeled paid return envelope.

For other inquiries , please e-mail us at
For urgent matters, including information regarding Angolan citizens and/or communities affected by COVID-19, please contact our emergency line as follows : 908-316-2235.  

Be advised to consult periodically our website for updates on hours of operation.
During this period, we ask the public for your understanding and cooperation.

Thank you.
Consulate General of the Republic of Angola in New York, March 13, 2020

Economy Angop

  • UNFAO unveils over 200 field schools in southern region
    by Angop on October 26, 2020 at 8:30 am

    Lubango - At least 225 rural schools will be set up later this month in th e provinces of Huila, Namibe and Cunene, with a view to increasing the resilience of peasant families and helping to improve agricultural production. ,   The […]

  • Dande countryside fair generates AKz 6 million
    by Angop on October 26, 2020 at 6:48 am

    Caxito - The first countryside fair in the municipality of Dande, in the province of Bengo, which took place on Friday and Saturday, had a turnover of six million kwanzas. ,   With 35 exhibitors from the five communes of the municipality of […]

  • Cuito Cuanavale with 56 municipal intervention projects
    by Angop on October 23, 2020 at 8:22 pm

    Menongue - The historic municipality of Cuito Cuanavale, Cuando Cubango province, was contemplated with 56 social projects under the Integrated Plan of Intervention in Municipalities (PIIM) related to the sectors of education, health, basic […]

  • Statistics Institute prioritizes technical capacity
    by Angop on October 23, 2020 at 7:22 pm

    Luanda - The reinforcement of technical capacity, harmonization and modernization of the country's national statistics are among the main priorities of the new management of the National Institute of Statistics (INE) led by Channey Rosa John. , […]

  • Angola may sign new oil contracts in 2021
    by Angop on October 23, 2020 at 2:19 pm

    Luanda - Angola may sign new oil exploration contracts in the second half of 2021, the chairman of the National Petroleum, Gas and Biofuels Agency (ANPG), Paulino Jerónimo said Thursday. ,   The aim of this measure is to halt the […]

  • Young Farmer & Aquaculture Project creates jobs
    by Angop on October 23, 2020 at 1:06 pm

    Malanje - At least 110 young people from the municipalities of Malanje and Cacuso, northern Malanje province obtained their first job in the pilot project to encourage agriculture and aquaculture., An initiative of the Malanje provincial government, […]

Education Angop

  • Angola delays restart of classes in primary education amid covid-19
    by Angop on October 24, 2020 at 10:19 am

    Luanda - Angolan government has decided to postpone the resumption of lessons in primary education, the largest chunk of the education system. ,     Class resumption in primary education (1st-5th grade) was scheduled for October 26 this […]

  • Government prioritizes education in 2021 Annual Plan
    by Angop on October 23, 2020 at 8:29 pm

    Luanda - The government’s Annual Plan (PA) for 2021 has prioritized projects and activities of the sectors of education, health, social and action protection, and projects with an impact on national production. ,   The program, which […]

  • MED ensures conditions for primary school resumption
    by Angop on October 23, 2020 at 4:41 pm

    Cuito - The Secretary of State for Pre-school and Primary Education, Pacheco Francisco, Thursday in Cuito (Bié) said that there are minimum biosecurity conditions in the country's schools for the resumption of classes in primary education […]

  • UNESCO recommends more investment in education
    by Angop on October 23, 2020 at 11:57 am

    Luanda - The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Thursday recommended that donors at international level increase investment, between 7 and 10 percent, in the education and training sector in order to avoid a […]

  • Minister admits problems in primary schools
    by Angop on October 23, 2020 at 6:10 am

    Luanda - Education minister, Luísa Grilo on Thursday in Luanda admitted the existence of primary schools with precarious biosafety conditions, at a time when there are only three days left before the resumption of classes in person. , […]

  • Education Ministry slams Portuguese School's classes suspension
    by Angop on October 20, 2020 at 3:21 pm

    Luanda - The Ministry of Education (MED) repudiated, Monday, the attitude of the Portuguese School of Luanda in suspending presential classes over alleged lack of biosecurity conditions. In a statement made public on Saturday, the school said […]

  • Inamet confirms earthquake in Nambuangongo
    by Angop on September 16, 2020 at 12:34 pm

    Caxito - The earthquake recorded on 10 September in the municipality of Nambuangongo, northern Bengo province, had a magnitude of 3.3 on the Richter scale, the National Institute of Meteorology and Geophysics (Inamet) said on Wednesday., In a press […]

  • Environment minister calls for team spirit in sector
    by Angop on July 7, 2020 at 11:45 am

    Luanda - The Minister of Culture, Tourism and Environment, Adjany Costa, Monday in Luanda, appealed for the need to outline strategies and goals in the environment sector, taking into account the reality of the country and the world. , The Cabinet […]

  • Environment launches project to combat illegal trade.
    by Angop on June 19, 2020 at 12:07 pm

    Luanda - The Ministry of Culture, Tourism and Environment Thursday launched a project to combat the illegal wildlife trade and human and animal conflict in Angola. , In a statement to the press, the director of the National Institute for […]

  • Environmental projects focusing on fighting covid-19
    by Angop on June 18, 2020 at 12:46 pm

    Luanda - Environmental projects linked to the conservation of biodiversity, mitigation and adaptation to climate change, in the centre and southern parts of the country, have been integrated into the actions to combat and prevent covid-19., […]

  • Minister assesses project to protect mangroves
    by Angop on June 7, 2020 at 12:29 pm

    Luanda - The Minister of Culture, Tourism and Environment, Adjany Costa, and the Belgian Ambassador to Angola, Jozep Smets, Saturday here evaluated the results of the project to protect mangroves on the Luanda coastline. , Named Otchiva, the […]

  • Government warns of rational use of natural resources
    by Angop on June 5, 2020 at 12:57 pm

    Luanda - The Ministry of Culture, Tourism and Environment warned Friday of the rational and sustainable use of natural resources to meet the needs of the current and future generations., The warning is contained in its message, ahead of World […]

Politics Angop

  • CNE, UNDP reinforce cooperation
    by Angop on October 27, 2020 at 10:44 am

    Luanda - National Electoral Commission (CNE) and the United Nation Development Programme (UNDP) have reinforced Monday the partnership, aimed at training electoral agents., The fact was confirmed by CNE spokesperson, Lucas Quilundo, who stated that […]

  • Angola committed to support for UN reforms
    by Angop on October 27, 2020 at 10:25 am

    Luanda - Angola has pledged commitment to support for the reforms in the United Nations Security Council (UNSC).,     The country’s commitment was expressed by Angolan minister of Foreign Affairs, Téte Antonio, at the […]

  • UNITA calls for more dialogue with Government
    by Angop on October 26, 2020 at 7:28 pm

    Luanda - The Executive Secretariat of the Permanent Committee of the UNITA Political Commission Sunday recommended the Government to excel in dialogue with all the sensibilities of Angolan society, in making decisions that affect everyone's lives., […]

  • President appoints Jomo Fortunato Culture Minister
    by Angop on October 26, 2020 at 7:04 pm

    Luanda - The President of the Republic, João Lourenço, this Monday appointed Jomo Francisco Isabel de Carvalho Fortunato as Minister of Culture, Tourism and Environment. ,   In a note, the Civil House mentions that before, […]

  • Former UNITA leader defends dialogue between political forces
    by Angop on October 26, 2020 at 6:35 pm

    Luanda - The former leader of the country's main opposition party UNITA, Isaías Samakuva, Monday defended dialogue between the Government and political forces to avoid "situations that could disturb the peace and harmony necessary for […]

  • Police collect over 4,000 weapons in Bié
    by Angop on October 26, 2020 at 2:45 pm

    Cuito - At least 4,423 firearms of various calibres that were illegally in the possession of the population have been collected by the Police in Bié province in the last 12 years as part of the campaign to disarm the civilian population. , […]

Tourism Angop

  • Minister wants tourism serving rural development
    by Angop on September 27, 2020 at 10:52 am

    Luanda - Angolan minister of Culture, Tourism and Environment, Adjany Costa, on Saturday stressed the need to look to the tourism as a window on the rural world., The minister was speaking ahead of celebration of World Tourism Day, adding that […]

  • Luanda holds Tourism Fair
    by Angop on September 27, 2020 at 10:50 am

    Luanda - A tourism fair has been underway since Saturday morning in Luanda sponsored by the Association of Tourist Guides of Angola in partnership with Caritas de Angola. , The fair gathers 40 exhibitors and runs until Sunday under the motto […]

  • Angola displays tourist potential in Beijing
    by Angop on September 5, 2020 at 8:33 pm

    Luanda - The tourism potential that the country offers was presented today, in Beijing, during the opening of the city's International Fair, by Angola's Ambassador to China, João Salvador dos Santos Neto. , During the opening of the event, […]

  • Covid-19: Huila's "Novo Hotel" sealed off
    by Angop on August 10, 2020 at 7:08 am

    Lubango - Lubango city?s Novo Hotel in Southern Huíla province has been locked down since Thursday (6), following fears that at least 12 people who skipped the Luanda sanitary cordon have checked in. , According to a source from the Public […]

  • Okavango Project attracts investors
    by Angop on May 17, 2020 at 11:34 am

    Luanda - Domestic and foreign businesspeople expect to acquire tourism concessions in the Angolan region of the Okavango Project, which could become a key factor in the diversification of the economy through tourism. ,   The information was […]

  • Miradouro da Lua attracts tourists once again
    by Angop on November 4, 2019 at 5:42 pm

    Luanda - At least Hundreds Angolan and foreign tourist, flock to the Miradouro da Lua every day, in the Ramiros district of Belas, Luanda, after being rehabilitated this year. , Miradouro da Lua is a must-see tourist spot for those heading from […]