Consulate General in New York, U.S.A.

About Us

Important Notice

The Consulate General will be open from 7am to 12pm on Thursday 27 October, 2016

The Consulate General of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago in New York first opened its doors in November 1970 and has functioned continuously since that year.
The Consulate General is currently located at 125 Maiden Lane, 4th Floor, New York, NY 10038 and is open Monday to Friday from 7:00 am to 3:00 pm for Immigration Services and 9:00 am to 3:00 pm for Administrative services.  The Consulate General is closed on certain Trinidad and Tobago and USA holidays, please check the list of holidays on our website.

The Consulate General in New York exercises consular jurisdiction in the following states of the eastern seaboard of the United States of America - Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island and Vermont. All of the other US states are covered by our Embassy in Washington, D.C. and the Consulate General in Miami.

The primary role and function of this office is manage consular relations between Trinidad and Tobago and the US states to which the Consulate General is accredited to. This includes, inter alia:

  • Providing services to citizens of Trinidad and Tobago resident in the area of its jurisdiction.
  • Providing services and information to non-citizens interested in visiting, studying, working, doing business or investing in Trinidad and Tobago.
  • Promoting the interests of Trinidad and Tobago, including culture, tourism, commerce, education and trade and investment, and developing mutually beneficial relationships in these and other strategic areas.
  • Engaging the Trinidad and Tobago diaspora.

The Consulate General liaises with the Ministry of Foreign and CARICOM Affairs, other Government Departments, public and private sector institutions and entities in Trinidad and Tobago and New York City and State officials, public and private sector organisations and diaspora groups to execute its functions.

The Consulate's General clientele includes citizens of Trinidad and Tobago resident in its area of jurisdiction but also travelers from Trinidad and Tobago, foreign citizens seeking interaction with Trinidad and Tobago, American individuals and corporate entities as well as New York City, State and other government officials.

The Consulate General is supported by a team of staff from Trinidad and Tobago and from New York City and the environs.


  1. Clerical Support Officer
  2. Administrative Support Assistant

Click here to view the details of these positions

To apply, submit your resume and two reference letters by mail and email to:
Consulate of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago
125 Maiden Lane, 4th Fl., New York, NY, USA and
The deadline date to submit applications is Monday 17 October, 2016. Mailed applications should be post marked by 17 October, 2016.

General Information

View our Passport Fee Structure here: CG New York - Passport Fee Structure

Passport Status
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Check your Documents Status

Forms for applications and renewals can be downloaded here

 The Consul General

Previous Consul General include:

  •     Dr. Rudrawatee Nan Ramgoolam 2011 - 2015
  •     Dr. Harold Robertson 2004 - 2010
  •     Mr. Terrence Walker 1998 - 2004
  •     Mr. George McKenzie 1995 - 1998
  •     Mr. Learie Rousseau 1990 - 1995
  •     Mr. Babooram Rambissoon 1982 - 1990
  •     Ms. Shastri Ali 1981 - 1982
  •     Mr. Muhmad S. Dean Aziz 1978 - 1980
  •     Mr. Joseph Cooper 1974 - 1978
  •     Mr. Cecil Alleyne 1973 - 1974
  •     Mr. Wilfred S. Naimool 1970 - 1973


Please be advised that this is the official website for the Consulate General of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago in New York.

Click here to view a list of the Consulate's holidays.

Contact Information

Consulate General of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago, New York
Ms. Urvashi Ramnarine, Acting Consul General
Address: 125 Maiden Lane, 4th Floor
New York, N.Y. 10038
Country: United States
Phone: 1-212-682-7272
Fax: 1-212-232-0368

Hours of operation:
7:00am-3:00pm  - Immigration Services
9:00am-3:00pm  - Administrative Services
9:00am-5:00pm  - Telephone Queries

  • Levels 10 -14 Tower C,
  • International Waterfront Complex,
  • 1A Wrightson Road,
  • Port of Spain,
  • Trinidad
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