Diplomatic relations between Kazakhstan and the United States of America have been established on 26 December 1991. The Embassy of Kazakhstan in the USA opened in on 30 October 1992. H.E. Mr. Erzhan Ashikbayev has been Ambassador of Kazakhstan to the USA since April 2021.
The Embassy operates within the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan and represents the interests of Kazakhstan in the USA.
The Embassy fulfils the following main functions:
- provision of National interests and implementation of Kazakhstan's foreign policy course in the USA;
- protection of the rights and interests of citizens and legal entities of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the United States;
- development of co-operation of the Republic of Kazakhstan with the United States, assistance for state bodies and public organizations, as well as representatives of business communities in establishing contacts and developing relations with the USA;
- participation at the preparation of the international agreements of Kazakhstan with the United States and proposals on signing, fulfilling and terminating the agreements, as well as establishing control over the fulfillment of the agreements between the two countries;
- consular issues;
|Address||1401 16th St NW, Washington, DC 20036|
|Phone number||+1 (202) 232 5488|
|Fax||+1 (202) 232 5845|
|Contacts of the Consular section||+1 (202) 232 5488 ext. 121, 127|
|Consular section email@example.com|
|24-hour hotline on COVID for citizens of the Republic of Kazakhstan||+1 (202) 232 5488 ext. 122|