Lake Chapala/Ajijic Services

Due to the COVID-19 crisis, the Consulate’s visits to Chapala have been cancelled until further notice. Please contact ACSGDL@state.gov for emergency assistance.

Emergency passport services are being offered by appointment only at the U.S. Consulate General in Guadalajara. Please do not arrive at the Consulate without an appointment. Please email ACSGDL@state.gov if you need emergency services in Guadalajara with an explanation of the emergency and confirmation of travel date. Applicants should expect to receive their passport within three weeks of their appointment except in cases of extreme emergency.

CONTACT US
American Citizens Services
U.S. Consulate General Guadalajara
Progreso 175, Col. Americana
Guadalajara, Jalisco 44160
From Mexico: (33) 4624-2102
From the U.S.: (844) 528-6611
Email:  acsgdl@state.gov
Business hours:  Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4 p.m. 

EMERGENCY CONTACT INFORMATION
For after-hours emergencies regarding American citizens, contact the duty officer at 01-800-681-9374.  If calling from the United States, dial (844) 528-6611.

EMERGENCY SERVICES
When traveling in Mexico, exercise increased caution due to crime. Some areas have increased risk. Read the entire Travel Advisory.  Read More

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Please Note: The Consulate cannot represent U.S. citizens in court nor provide legal counsel.  Instead, you may wish to consult with an attorney in Mexico, who can provide advice on your options and remedies within the Mexican legal system.  The Consulate General in Guadalajara maintains a list of local attorneys who speak English.  However, the Consulate cannot recommend a particular attorney and assumes no responsibility for the quality of service provided.

 List of Lawyers (PDF –106 KB)
List of Translators (PDF –112KB)
List of Private Investigators (PDF –91KB)

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Please Note: The Consulate cannot recommend a particular physician and assumes no responsibility for the quality of service provided.

List of Doctors (PDF- 2 MB)
List of Air Ambulance (PDF-47KB)

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Please Note: The U.S. Consulate General Guadalajara assumes no responsibility or liability for the professional ability or reputation of, or the quality of services provided by, the following persons or firms. Names are listed alphabetically, and the order in which they appear has no other significance. Professional credentials and areas of expertise are provided directly by the funeral directors, morticians and other service providers. 

List of Funeral Homes and Related Services (PDF – 97 KB)

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