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

  • Vera Daves encourages multilateral partnerships
    by Angop on July 9, 2020 at 9:14 am

    Luanda - The minister of Finance, Vera Daves, has considered fruitful the partnership between Angola and multilateral and bilateral institutions, within the framework of the reforms underway in the country to attract private investment., In a note, […]

  • AGT to hold online auction of 160 lots
    by Angop on July 8, 2020 at 1:33 pm

    Luanda - The General Tax Administration (AGT) expects to raise 24.9 million Kwanzas, with the first online auction of 160 lots of various goods stored at the Customs Logistic Center, at kilometer 33, in Luanda. , The amount to be collected may […]

  • Benguela: Olutorsky ship starts unloading catch
    by Angop on July 8, 2020 at 10:58 am

    Lobito: Ukrainian-owned Olutorsky ship began Tuesday unloading the catch in Lobito, coastal Benguela province, after four-day stand-off between the owner and the local authorities., National police had seized the Olutorsky ship, with 800 tones of […]

  • New Kwanza banknotes start circulating on July 30
    by Angop on July 7, 2020 at 1:20 pm

    Luanda - Angola is to have as from July 30 a new series of banknotes (2020 series) made of polymer, which resembles to plastic, announced Tuesday the governor of the National Bank of Angola (BNA), José Lima Massano. ,   The governor […]

  • Africell Global wins telecom operator license
    by Angop on July 7, 2020 at 7:59 am

    Luanda - Africell Global Holding Ltd won the public tender for the 4th unified global title for the provision of public electronic communications services in Angola, the Government announced on Monday. , In a note that Angop had access to, the […]

  • Cabinda announces plan to acquire incubator for egg production
    by Angop on July 5, 2020 at 1:18 pm

    Cabinda - Northern Cabinda province’s government has announced plans to acquire an incubator with a capacity for 20,000 fertilised eggs, aimed at raising the production of chicks in the region., This was announced Saturday by the governor of […]

Education Angop

  • EU grants over EUR 10 million for higher education
    by Angop on July 7, 2020 at 9:07 am

    Luanda - At least thirteen million euros were made available by the European Union (EU) to the Ministry of Higher Education, Science, Technology and Innovation (MESCTI) to support the Angolan higher education system in producing knowledge and […]

  • Covid-19: Resumption of school classes only with Health Ministry's approval
    by Angop on July 3, 2020 at 10:53 am

    Luanda -The resumption of classes in the second cycle of secondary education, scheduled for July 13, is dependent on the endorsement of the Ministry of Health (MINSA), Education minister Luísa Grilo said last Wednesday, in Luanda. , Classes […]

  • Universities formalise teaching on human rights
    by Angop on June 26, 2020 at 8:31 am

    Luanda - Six Luanda-based higher education institutions have formalised the commitment to bring specific training on human rights to their curricular plan. , The decision stemmed from an agreement the six institution signed Thursday with the […]

  • Social policy commission assesses rearrangement of higher education institutions
    by Angop on June 26, 2020 at 7:37 am

    Luanda - Cabinet Council's Commission for Social Policy discussed Thursday re-organisation of the network in public institutions of higher education to adapt them to the strategic objectives of economic, social and technological development of the […]

  • MINEA cooperates in installing water systems in schools
    by Angop on June 22, 2020 at 1:21 pm

    Luanda - The Ministry of Energy and Water (Minea) will cooperate in the program of installing water systems in schools outside the coverage of the public network, taking into account the resumption of the 2020 school year, scheduled for next July. […]

  • Local administrations urged to create conditions in schools
    by Angop on June 16, 2020 at 2:24 pm

    Luanda - Education and health officials in Luanda were urged Monday to create health and hygienic conditions at schools in this phase of fight against covid-19 pandemic. ,   According to the governor of Luanda, Joana Lina, who was speaking at […]

  • 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 […]

  • Minister gathers with environmental agents
    by Angop on May 29, 2020 at 12:02 pm

    Luanda - The Minister of Culture, Tourism and Environment, Adjany Costa, Thursday in Luanda, consultated non-governmental organizations and environmental projects agents, with the aim of collecting contributions for the promotion and boosting of […]

Politics Angop

  • Government suspends school fees payment
    by Angop on July 10, 2020 at 1:19 pm

    Luanda - Angola government Thursday ordered the suspension of school fees charges in all public, co-financed and private education institutions, reads a note that reached ANGOP. , According to a Joint Executive Decree of the Ministry of Public […]

  • Angola hopes strengthened cooperation with Sao Tome and Principe
    by Angop on July 10, 2020 at 1:12 pm

    Luanda - The Angolan president, João Lourenço, on Thursday highlighted the need to broaden and deepen cooperation between Angola and São Tomé and Príncipe. , In a message addressed to his counterpart, Evaristo do […]

  • President wishes peace and harmony for South Sudan
    by Angop on July 10, 2020 at 8:55 am

    Luanda - The President of the Republic, João Lourenço, Thursday expressed his belief that the efforts made by his counterpart in South Sudan, Salva Kiir Mayardit, with a view to solidifying peace and strengthening national harmony, […]

  • Parliament gives "green light" to 2020 State Bduget revision
    by Angop on July 10, 2020 at 8:02 am

    Luanda - The National Assembly (Angolan Parliament) Thursday approved the joint opinion report on the draft law approving the Revised State Budget (OGE) for the economic year 2020, with 22 votes in favour, none against and five abstentions. , Thus, […]

  • President congratulates Argentina on Independence day
    by Angop on July 9, 2020 at 8:25 pm

    Luanda - President João Lourenço Thursday in Luanda congratulated his Argentinian counterpart, Alberto Ângel Fernández, on the celebration of the national independence day, 9 July. , In his congratulatory message, the […]

  • President regrets death of Cote d'Ivoire Premier
    by Angop on July 9, 2020 at 8:06 pm

    Luanda - President João Lourenço Thursday in Luanda regretted the death on Wednesday of the Prime minister of Cote d'Ivoire, Amadou Gon Coulibaly. , Amadou Gon Coulibaly passed over in Abidjan at the age of 61, after he started to […]

Tourism Angop

  • 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 […]

  • Tourism sector creates 5,000 jobs
    by Angop on September 30, 2019 at 5:39 pm

    Luanda - At least five thousand new jobs were created in the tourism sector in the third quarter of 2019, said Monday in Luanda the Minister of Public Administration, Labor and Social Security, Jesus Maiato., The Government official was speaking […]

  • Angola attends Zimbabwe tourism fair
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    Harare - An Angolan delegation will take part from 12 to 14 this month, in Bulawayo (Zimbabwe), at the 12th edition of the Tourism Fair, called "Sanganai Hanganani Tourism Expo". , The Angolan delegation, led by the Angolan Tourism Promotion […]

  • Luxury train crosses Angola
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    Luanda - 30 years ago, the history of Rovos Rail is repeated. Since 1989, the South African company has promoted rail tourism by crossing the African Coast, its favorite destination. , These are trips that symbolize the harmony between tourists […]

  • Rovos Rail train back to Dar Es Salaam
    by Angop on August 2, 2019 at 4:40 pm

    Lobito - The Rovos Rail train, nicknamed the “Pride of Africa”, left Friday, the port city of Lobito, Coastal Benguela province, back to Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania, starting point of the tourist trip to Angola., The train returns with 54 […]