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

16.11.2020  

2021 CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: KERŽE SCHOLARSHIP AT THE THORNTON SCHOOL OF MUSIC, UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA

The Thornton School of Music at the University of Southern California (USC) in Los Angeles offers...


02.11.2020  

Public Call for Proposals for Co-funding Slovenian Diaspora in 2021

The Government Office for Slovenians Abroad has issued a public call for proposals for co-funding...


21.10.2020  

ASEF Junior Fellowship - Fellowships for students to visit Slovenia

American Slovenian Education Foundation ASEF published a call for the ASEF Junior Fellows program...


07.10.2020  

STUDY IN SLOVENIA - presentation of Slovenian universities, November 3, 2020 at 11:00am (EST)

You are welcome to join an interactive info day STUDY IN SLOVENIA – presentation of Slovene...


01.09.2020  

Dr. Edward Gobetz receives the Order of Merit awarded by the President of the Republic of Slovenia Borut Pahor

The Consul General of the Republic of Slovenia in the United States Alenka Jerak bestowed 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

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...


25.03.2019  

Fashion Designer Maja Štamol presents her collection in Washington DC at the "Fashion Night Ignites - Secret Language of Diplomacy"

The Embassy of the Republic of Slovenia in Washington, together with the embassies of the Czech...