COVID-19 Information

Updated July 10, 2020, 13:30 Country-Specific Information: The Department of State has issued a Global Level 4 Health Advisory  advising U.S. citizens not to travel abroad due to the global impact of COVID-19. Since February 26, 2020, Romania has confirmed 31,398 cases of COVID-19 within its borders. There are 1,874 confirmed deaths related to COVID-19. The Romanian Government’s decision no. 476 of June 16 extended …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Bucharest, Romania

Location:  Romania Event: Romania remains in an extended 30-day state of alert, which began June 17.  After a recent spike in COVID-19 cases, the Government of Romania announced that relaxation measures previously scheduled for July 1 would be postponed due to scientific and technical data showing a rise in COVID-19 cases.  The government also adopted additional …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Bucharest, Romania

Location:  Romania Event:  The Romanian Minister of Interior announced Military Ordinance 3, which takes effect March 25 at noon local time.  Under this ordinance, citizens 65 and older are only allowed to leave home between 1100 and 1300 and even then, their activities are restricted to shopping, medical assistance, caring for a minor or elder …

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Global Level 4 Health Advisory – Do Not Travel

The Department of State advises U.S. citizens to avoid all international travel due to the global impact of COVID-19. In countries where commercial departure options remain available, U.S. citizens who live in the United States should arrange for immediate return to the United States, unless they are prepared to remain abroad for an indefinite period. …

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Passport and Visa Services During Lapse in Appropriations

All routine and emergency Consular and visa services at the U.S. Embassy, Bucharest will continue during the lapse in appropriations. Applicants with appointments should appear at their scheduled time. This website will not be regularly updated until full operations resume, with the exception of emergency safety and security information.‎

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