General Information:

  • Eritreans who are moving back to Eritrea permanently must obtain a repatriation support letter from Embassy of Eritrea.

Repatriation Requirements:

  • Current Recovery and Rehabilitation Tax Clearance
  • Repatriation form
  • Processing fee: $40 money order or cashier’s check payable to ‘Embassy of Eritrea’ (nonrefundable)
  • Return envelope with tracking number (Express Mail, Priority Mail, FedEx, UPS, or DHL)
  • Mail completed form, fee and return envelope to:

Embassy of Eritrea

1708 New Hampshire Ave NW

Washington, D.C. 20009

FAQ – Repatriation to Eritrea

You need repatriation form only if you are moving back permanently and have no intentions of moving back to the United States.

Repatriation form must be authenticated within six months of the intended travel date.


  1.  Read the repatriation requirement.
  2.  Complete and submit the repatriation form and fee to Embassy of Eritrea.
  3.  Include return envelope with tracking number.