Assistance For Bahamian Nationals Abroad

One of the most important functions of The Bahamas Overseas Mission is to ensure that the rights of nationals are fully respected. Bahamian nationals, or relatives of Bahamian nationals, who are in distress in a foreign country may seek guidance from the Overseas Mission.


Assistance from Overseas Missions is available for all Bahamian Citizens.


  1. Contact the nearest Bahamian Embassy or Consulate.
  2. Where there is none, please contact the nearest British Embassy for assistance.

Application Form(s)

There are no forms associated with this service.

 Supporting Documents

Proof of Bahamian citizenship in the form of:

  • A valid passport
  • A valid driver’s licence

Turn-around time

Processing time may vary depending on the applicant’s circumstances.


There is no deadline for this process

Related Fee(s)

There may be some fees incurred depending on the applicant’s circumstances.  However, more information can be obtained from the Bahamian Embassy or Consulate.

For more information please contact

For more information, or if you require any form of assistance, please contact the Bahamas Embassy, High Commission or Consulate nearest to you.  Please follow the link below for a list of overseas missions.  The Consular staff will be pleased to help you.