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Welcome to the website of the Consulate General of Turkey in Chicago.

Here you will find information on Turkey, the consular services we provide, the news and events related to the Turkish American community in our jurisdiction area which covers 13 Midwest states namely; Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota and Wisconsin.

You may contact our Consulate for any kind of inquiries about Turkey and for consular services including visas. Please follow us on tweteer and facebook ( @TRConsulChicago ) for the latest.

You can reach a wide range of information about Turkish Foreign Policy through the website of the Turkish Foreign Ministry (

If you are interested in investing in or doing business with Turkey, for more information please visit the website of Investment Support and Promotion Agency of Turkey (

If you are interested in visiting Turkey, please visit the website:

If you need visa to travel to Turkey please remember that you can also get it online in just three minutes by simply visiting

Best regards,

Consul General

Umut Acar Consul General
Monday - Friday

09:00 - 12:30 / 13:30 - 15:30

1/1/2019 New Year's Day
1/21/2019 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
2/18/2019 President's Day
5/27/2019 Memorial Day
6/4/2019 Religious Holiday
7/4/2019 Independence Day
9/2/2019 Labor Day
10/14/2019 Columbus Day
10/29/2019 Turkish Independence Day
11/11/2019 Veterans Day
11/28/2019 Thanksgiving Day
12/25/2019 Christmas Day
1/1/2020 New Year's Day