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Immunity Issues: Telephone Numbers

State Department representatives are available 24-hours daily to assist in emergency situations and when immediate confirmation of a person's diplomatic or consular immunity status is required.

For Information on
Diplomatic and Consular Personnel and Personnel of International Organizations

Other Than The United Nations

During Normal Business Hours (8 a.m. – 5 p.m. EST)

Current status of U.S. Department of State drivers licenses, diplomatic license plates, registrations, or other diplomatic motor vehicle information:


Fax: 202-895-3646

For reporting traffic incidents or accidents, issuance of citations, etc., involving foreign missions personnel:


Send all citations and/or reports to:

Fax: 202-895-3646

To verify immunity status:

202-647-1985 or


Please send copies of criminal incident reports and citations to:

The Office of the Chief of Protocol

Fax: 202-647-1198

Diplomatic Security Service Protective Liaison Division

Fax: 202-895-3613

After Business Hours

All after business hours inquiries should be made to the U.S. Department of State Diplomatic Security Command Center (operates 24-hours daily):

or toll free



To Verify the Immunity Status of United Nations Personnel

During Business Hours (8 a.m. – 5 p.m. EST)

Diplomatic agents and family members, UN Mission staff and family members, or UN Secretariat employees

212-415-4168 or

212-415-4407 or


U.S. Department of State license tags, registration, or other motor vehicle information:

646-282-2825 or


After Business Hours

Information is available from the Communications Section of the U.S. Mission to the United Nations (USUN - operates 24-hours daily)



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