Consular registration & Citizenship
It is advisable and is provided for in the laws and relevant regulations of the Republic of Azerbaijan for the Azerbaijani citizens who are either resident in or visiting the United States or other certain countries to register their presence with the Consular Section of the Azerbaijani Embassy or Consulate in the relevant country.
The registration will allow the consular officers to keep in touch with the Azerbaijani nationals when they are overseas and provide consular assistance in the event of an emergency, to assist Azerbaijani citizen or permanent resident in case if their Azerbaijani identification documents were stolen or lost, to identify their citizenship relation with Azerbaijan in order to they will be able to return to Azerbaijan or for other immigration issues within the United States as may be necessary.
The registration will also allow us to keep in touch with you on a regular basis via emails, to inform you on any events to be organized for the Azerbaijani community, to keep you informed of the news from Azerbaijan.
If you are resident in or visiting any of the following western states of the US (which includes Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington and Wyoming), you should register your presence either by mailing or visiting in person.
Please note, the registration with the Consular Section of the Azerbaijani Embassy or Consulate in the relevant country will in no way burden or obligate you to do any action or activity, nor compel the diplomatic mission or consulate of Azerbaijan to take any measures in respect to you, unless it is agreed with you to do so or required by the law. Moreover, in accordance with the Law on information and other regulations of the Republic of Azerbaijan your personal and family status information, as well as information on your whereabouts may not be released to inquirers without your expressed authorizations.
Click here to download a registration form, attach an original of passport, a copy of passport pages (3 copies of vital pages) and also a notarized copy of social security and green cards. If the documents are submitting in person no need notarization procedures (make sure you put prepaid envelope to return your passport) and mail it to the following address:
Consulate General of Azerbaijan
11766 Wilshire Blvd., STE 1410
Los Angeles, CA 90025