The Consulate-General of Türkiye in Los Angeles is one of the six Turkish consular missions in the USA. Other Turkish Consulates are located in New York, Chicago, Miami, Bostonand Houston. The Embassy of Türkiye in Washington D.C. also has a consular section in it.

Since its inception in 1968, our Consulate-General has been providingits consular services throughout a jurisdiction area covering the West Coast of the United States, namely Alaska, Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, California, Montana, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, Washington, Wyoming, Hawaii, Pacific Islands (Northern Mariana Islands, Guam, American Samoa)

Our Consulate-General also incorporates the Los Angeles Offices of the Educational Attaché and the Commercial Attaché, which have been operational since 1988 and 2007 respectively.

The Consulate General is located at 8500 Wilshire Boulevard Suite 900 since June 2020.

The working hours of the Consulate-General is from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm through Monday to Friday. The timeframe for applications-in-person is from 09:00 am to 1:00 pm, while the inquires via telephone are answered from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm.

All inquiries for visa issues and other consular affairs can also be answered by the Consular Call Center (24/7) that can be reached at +1(888) 566-7656.You may also contact us at +1(310) 228-4467 or via
and for emergencies you may call +1(310) 779-3288.


Sinan Kuzum Consul General
Monday - Friday

08:30 - 12:30 / 14:00 - 17:00

In-person Application Hours: 09:00 - 12:30
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