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Emergency Messages

From time-to-time, the Embassy will issue Emergency Messages as well as General Informational Messages for American Citizens residing in or visiting Guyana. We encourge you to periodically check our website for recent messages.

Current Messages:   

Archived Messages

You may click on Archived Messages to view messages which have now been archived and are no longer pertinent. 

We also encourage all U.S. citizens traveling to Guyana, especially citizens who plan to be here for a significant amount of time, to enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP). It is important that you keep your contact information up-to-date so that we can notify you or your designated emergency contact of developments and provide valuable information.

Noteworthy: What the Department of State Can and Can't Do in a Crisis

For American Citizens

  • STEP Program All U.S Citizens traveling out of the U.S should enroll with the Department of State's Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP).

    STEP helps you to Stay Informed, Stay Connected and to Stay Safe during your travels abroad. Sign up today!
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    Smart Traveler iPhone App
    The Department of State has released a new iPhone App, Smart Traveler, that invites you to see the world with easy access to frequently updated official country information, travel alerts, travel warnings, maps, U.S. embassy locations, and more. Click here to get it !

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