For in-person appointments at the U.S. Embassy Kuala Lumpur:
U.S. Embassy Kuala Lumpur
376 Jalan Tun Razak
50400 Kuala Lumpur
*The U.S. Embassy Kuala Lumpur is closed on Malaysia and American Holidays.
After the second interview, the U.S. Embassy will retain the U.S. passport of the renunciant U.S. Naturalization Certificate and other applicable or requested documents until further notice. When the Department of State contacts our office to confirm approval of the case, we will notify the renunciation applicant. If the renunciation case is approved, the applicant’s U.S. passport will be cancelled and returned to the applicant.
Passport/CRBA Pick-up Hours
Monday and Wednesday: 2:00PM – 4:00PM *no appointments required
You may utilize our One-Way Delivery Service to courier your new Passport/CRBA to your desire mailing address within Malaysia.
Social Security Number
If you wish to apply for a Social Security Number for your child, please review the instructions on the website of the Social Security Administration Federal Benefits Unit in Manila.
To obtain certified copies of your child’s CRBA, passport, and the parents’ passports which are required for the SSN application package, please wait for notification that your child’s CRBA and passport are ready for pick up. You may then schedule a notarial appointment. At your notarial appointment, notify consular staff that you need to collect your child’s CRBA and passport. Our staff will assist you with collecting these documents and making the certified copies required for the SSN application. Please make sure to bring all other original documents to be certified to your appointment as well.
Additional Copies of CRBA
The Embassy cannot provide replacement or additional copies of the CRBA, but you may obtain them from the Department of State in Washington, DC. See here for instructions.
U.S. citizens, including dual citizens, must use a U.S. passport to enter and leave the United States. We would recommend that you visit the following page for specific information concerning the usage of passports for dual citizens when entering the United States: https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/legal/travel-legal-considerations/Advice-about-Possible-Loss-of-US-Nationality-Dual-Nationality/Dual-Nationality.html.
Dual citizens who entered Malaysia using their Malaysian passport are typically required by Malaysian Immigration to depart using their Malaysian passports and subject to any exit restrictions applicable to Malaysian citizens. While we cannot provide legal advice, you may wish to consult with an attorney regarding dual citizenship issues under Malaysian law. We maintain a list of local attorneys who have indicated that they are willing to represent U.S. citizens on our website here: https://my.usembassy.gov/attorneys/.
Documentation requirements for entry and exit to Malaysia is at the decision and discretion of the Malaysian Immigration Department. Neither the U.S. Government nor the U.S. Embassy in Kuala Lumpur can intervene on your behalf. We would suggest that you contact the Immigration hotline at +603-8888-2010 or the Malaysian Government call center (MyGCC) at +603-8000-8000 for information.
If you need reasonable accommodation for your appointment, we encourage you to request your accommodation immediately once you schedule your appointment. We make every effort to provide accommodations to persons with disabilities and medical conditions. Reasonable accommodations vary, depending on the situation and the person’s needs.
Examples of accommodations include, but are not limited to:
If you are unable to provide fingerprints because of a medical condition, including birth defects, physical deformities, skin conditions, you may qualify for a fingerprint waiver for certain fingers.
The waiting room of the Consular Section and its restroom is wheelchair-accessible.