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Consulate of Ethiopia in Chicago

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The Ethiopian Consulate is a diplomatic mission in Chicago and is appointed by the Embassy of Ethiopia in Washington. Below you will find the contact details of the consulate as well as the name of the Ethiopian consul serving in Chicago.

Contact details of the Ethiopian Consulate in Chicago - the United States


Ethiopian Consulate General in Chicago, United States - 5041 N. Kenmore Avenue - Chicago, IL 60640 - United States

Telephone Number:

(+1) (773) 681-4925

Fax Number:




Befekadu Terefe Retta - Honorary Consul General

Office Hours:

By appointment


The Ethiopian Consulate in Chicago

is a lower level diplomatic representative office appointed by the Embassy of Ethiopia in the United States and is lead by Befekadu Terefe Retta - Honorary Consul General of Ethiopia to the United States.

Type of Consulate

Some Ethiopian consulates in the United States are honorary consulates and do not handle visa or passport matters.

Inquire the consulate in Chicago directly or visit the official website of the consulate

Consular Appointment

Before you visit the Ethiopian consulate in Chicago, make sure that you first check if you need an appointment.

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Important notices related to consular matters

- For Ethiopian visa applications, passports for Ethiopia and other consulate matters related to Ethiopia please contact the consulate in Chicago directly by telephone (+1) (773) 681-4925 or email

- In the United States you will find consulates of Ethiopia in Chicago, Houston, Los Angeles, New York, Saint Paul and Seattle.

- Many other countries such as Philippines, Sao Tome and Principe, Pakistan, Rwanda, Slovenia, Canada, Poland, Switzerland, Iceland, Chile and more hold appointed consular departments in Chicago.