Embassy of the RS Washington /

Dear visitors, Welcome to the official website of the Embassy of the Republic of Slovenia in Washington, D.C.!

This site wil provide you with the essential consular information and information on political, military, business, cultural, educational, scientific and other coooperation between Slovenia and the U.S. On the website you can also find contact information of Slovenian consular and other representations in the U.S., list of Slovenian honorary consuls, Slovenian organizations and societies in the U.S. as well as embassy news.  Should you need any further information, please do not hesitate to write or call us. 


Embassy of the Republic of Slovenia in Washington, D.C.

2410 California St, NW
Washington, DC 20008
USA
Phone: (+) 1 202 386 6601
Fax: (+) 1 202 386 6633
E-mail: sloembassy.washington@gov.si
Responsible for: United States of America, Costa Rica, Mexico, Panama, OAS, CARICOM

COVID-19

For information on travel restrictions related to Covid-19 (coronavirus) click here.  

NOTICE TO SLOVENIAN CITIZENS 

All citizens who are unable to return to Slovenia due to Covid-19 pandemic can fill out the online Travel Abroad Form at:
https://www.gov.si/zbirke/services/obvescanje-o-potovanja-v-tujino/

If you are unable or unwilling to do so, please provide us with your contact information (first and last name, date of birth, telephone number, e-mail) so that we can notify you of any options to return to Slovenia.
 

NOTICE TO FOREIGN NATIONALS

Embassy open to limited visa services

In view of coronavirus pandemic and related restriction on non-essential travel the Embassy has limited the issuing of short-stay and long-stay visas.

In line with the restriction on non-essential travel, the following categories of foreign nationals can currently apply for a short-stay visa (Schengen visa C):
- close family members of Slovenian and other EU citizens, as defined in the first paragraph of Article 127 of the Aliens Act,
- foreigners with legal status in other EU country, if visa is required to enter the Republic of Slovenia,
- when travel is deemed essential by the competent authorities, as indicated by the letter of approval by the competent ministry.

In line with the restriction on non-essential travel, the following categories of foreign nationals can currently apply for a long-stay visa (national visa D):
- diplomats, administrative and technical staff and their family members to perform their mandate in  Slovenia,
- participants in study exchanges (i.e. Erasmus, Erasmus +, exchanges based on bilateral agreements between universities),
- close family members of Slovenian/EU citizens for the purpose of family reunification, as defined in the first paragraph of Article 127 of the Foreigners Act,
- businessmen, athletes, cultural workers, researchers and scientists if their visit is in national interest, as indicated by the letter of approval by the competent ministry.

Futher information on essential travel is available at the following links:

https://www.policija.si/eng/newsroom/news-archive/103470-crossing-the-state-border-during-the-coronavirus-epidemic

https://ec.europa.eu/info/live-work-travel-eu/health/coronavirus-response/travel-and-transportation-during-coronavirus-pandemic_en

 

Newsroom

01.04.2021  

The Embassy of Slovenia in Washington, DC hosts an exhibition BELA KRAJINA DECORATED EASTER EGGS

This Easter, the Embassy of Slovenia in Washington, DC, is opening an exhibition  Bela...


26.03.2021  

Webinar on trade relations between Slovenia and USA with GEA College and heads of Slovenian and US Embassies

On Tuesday, March 23rd, the tenth and the last conference/webinar on Trans-Atlantic cooperation...


24.03.2021  

Open Day at the Jožef Stefan Institute on 27 March 2021, online event

On Saturday, 27 March 2021, from 9.00 to 14.00, the Jožef Stefan Institute is holding an online...


18.03.2021  

Ambassador Tone Kajzer presented credentials to Panama

On March 17 Ambassador Kajzer presented copies of his credentials to the Deputy Minister of...


24.02.2021  

Ambassador Kajzer at the Business Conference Global Cleveland 2021

On Monday, February 22 Global Cleveland organized a virtual business conference where the...


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Embassy of the Republic of Slovenia in Washington, D.C.

2410 California St, NW
Washington, DC 20008
USA

Phone: (+) 1 202 386 6601
Fax: (+) 1 202 386 6633
E-mail: sloembassy.washington@gov.si

CONSULAR ANNOUNCEMENTS

07.10.2019

Consular Hours in New York City

The consular officer from the Embassy of the Republic of Slovenia in Washington DC will be holding consular hours and providing consular services (authentications, certifications, passport applications, etc.) in New York City on...


22.04.2019

ANNOUNCEMENT: Consular Hours in San Francisco

The consular officer from the Embassy of the Republic of Slovenia in Washington DC will be holding consular hours and providing consular services (authentications, certifications, passport applications, etc.) in San Francisco on...


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Events

04.12.2020  

Slovenian film I AM FRANK / JAZ SEM FRENK at the 2020 AFI European Union virtual Film Showcase from December 15 to 20

Now in its 33rd year, the AFI European Union Film Showcase continues its tradition of bringing the...


06.06.2019  

Business delegation of woodworkers in the USA

On Sunday, June 9, 2019, in Chicago, United States of America, under the auspices of the public...


08.05.2019  

PODIM Conference ‏ 2019 – Maribor, Slovenia, May 20 – 21, 2019 – Regional Startup Ecosystem Epicenter

Do you want to be a part of unforgettable entrepreneurial event?  Come to PODIM Conference...


25.03.2019  

SLOVENE LANGUAGE COURSE FOR BEGINNERS

Thursday, 9th and Friday, 10th of May 2019 from 6 to 8pm at the Embassy of Slovenia, 2410...