Health Alert – U.S. Consulate General Hamilton, Bermuda, March 28, 2020
Location: Hamilton, Bermuda
Event: COVID 19 Update and Interest in Flights to the United States
Note: This information will continue to be sent regularly for the benefit of new registrants in STEP.
The Government of Bermuda confirmed 17 cases of COVID-19 in Bermuda, as of March 27.
The Government of Bermuda has implemented enhanced screening and quarantine measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19. Visit the Government of Bermuda COVID-19 website for updated information.
All U.S. Citizens currently in Bermuda who wish to return to the United States are asked to please inform the U.S. Consulate of your potential interest. While there are no known repatriation flights scheduled at this time, it is a fluid situation and we want citizens to be informed and prepared in case an opportunity presents itself on short notice. In the event that a flight becomes available, we will inform you directly. We will also share flight information with the general public. If you are interested, please email the U.S. Consulate at firstname.lastname@example.org and provide:
–date of birth
–full contact details (phone; email).
If you have previously informed the Consulate of your interest, you do NOT need to contact the Consulate again.
Effective March 24, U.S. Consulate General Hamilton suspended routine consular services. For emergency American Citizens Services, including emergency passports, please email email@example.com. Anyone with questions or concerns may also call the Consulate at 441-705-0424 between 8:00am– 4:30 p.m., Monday – Friday. American citizens can contact a representative at the Consulate outside of normal business hours, for emergency purposes only, by calling 441-335-3828.
You are receiving this message because you have registered in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program, STEP. Please communicate with other U.S. citizens that you may know of in Bermuda, and ask if they have registered in STEP. If they have not registered, they can do so here. Registering in STEP allows U.S. citizens visiting or living overseas to receive important information from the Consulate about safety conditions, helping them make informed decisions about their travel plans.
Actions to Take:
- Consult the CDC website for the most up-to-date information.
- For the most recent information on what you can do to reduce your risk of contracting COVID-19, please see the CDC’s latest recommendations.
- Visit the COVID-19 crisis page on travel.state.gov for the latest information.
- Visit our Consulate webpage on COVID-19 for information on conditions in Bermuda.
- Visit the Department of Homeland Security’s website on the latest travel restrictions to the United States.
U.S. Consulate General Hamilton
16 Middle Road, Devonshire
Duty Phone: (441) 335-3828
Department of State Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444
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