The Algerian artist Kenza Morsli, named the 2016 Biggest Fan "Big Apple Music Awards" [ Updated on: December 1st, 2016 ]
The Consul General of Algeria in New-York, Mrs. Sabria Boukadoum, received the Algerian artist Kenza Morsli, winner of the 2016 Big Apple Music Awards in the category of Biggest Fan.
Mrs. Boukadoum, Congratulated Kenza Morsli for this achievement and wished her more success in her artistic career.
Mrs. Morsli is the first Algerian artist to win this award granted by the Big apple Music Awards Foundation in a big ceremony organized every year in New-York City to celebrate the most talented artist of the year.
Movie screening " THE WELL" (LE PUITS) on December 03, 2016 at 6:00 PM [ Updated on: November 26th, 2016 ]
The Consulate General of Algeria is very pleased to invite Algerian nationals and friends of Algeria to a movie screening on December 03, 2016, at 06 :00 PM, at the Consulate General of Algeria in NYC, located at 15 East 47th Street New York, NY 10017.
Feature film "Le Puits" (The Well) by Algerian filmmaker Lotfi Bouchouchi, who will be present at the screening, was selected as the Algerian entry for the Best Foreign Language Film at the 89th Academy Awards (OSCARS).
The film marks the first time that Lotfi Bouchouchi represents Algeria in the Oscars. It will definitely be a movie to look out for.
The film, a drama about an Algeria's southern village, mostly women and children, besieged by the French Army during the national liberation war (1954-1962).
Please read more here
Notification of withdrawal of passport [ Updated on: November 22nd, 2016 ]
The Consulate General of Algeria in New York invites its community members, residing within the 44 states of its jurisdiction, whose passports are confirmed ready on the consulate website through the link " track your biometric passport" to get in touch, immediately, with the passport department for the withdrawal of their biometric passport.
It shall be made known to all Algerian nationals that pursuant to the provisions set out in the Act 14/03, dated on 24th February 2014 relating to permits and travel documents, and in particular article 10: « Any passport acquired and not withdrawn by the holder is destroyed 6 months after the announced notice of withdrawal.
In such cases, except in cases of force majeure, the stamp duty required for the application of a new passport is equal to twice the stamp duty prescribed.
For further information about modalities for withdrawal of passports, check the following
Biometric, Electronic National Identification Card [ Updated on: November 15th, 2016 ]
The Consulate General of Algeria in NYC informs its community members that an online service is available to enable Algerian nationals based abroad, holders of biometric passports and a National Identification Number (NIN), to apply for a Biometric, Electronic National Identification Card.
The access to the online service can be reached on the following link passeport.interieur.gov.dz/fr/DemandeCNIBE_FR/Demande
Commemoration of the 62nd Anniversary of the Outbreak
of the Algerian revolution [ Updated on: November 15th, 2016 ]
On the occasion of the commemoration of the 62nd Anniversary of the Outbreak of the Algerian revolution, the Consulate General of Algeria in NYC, hosted on the 5th of November 2016, a reception, attended by the members of the community, representatives of associations and friends of Algeria.
The Consul General, Mrs. Sabria Boukadoum addressed the invitees in both national languages Arabic & Tamazight and in English to evoke the symbol and the significance of the historical celebration. She outlined the heroic revolution and the sacrifices that the Algerian people made to gain independence.
Moreover, the Consul General emphasized that the responsibility lies on the generation born after independence to preserve sovereignty and develop the economy. This generation cannot afford to fail in this endeavor that should involve all Algerian nationals including immigrants. Algerian based abroad can play a prominent role in the development process.
As part of the ceremony, Mrs. Sabria Boukadoum invited the attendees to observe a minute of silence to pay tribute to the martyrs and rise to listen to national anthem.
The commemoration program included a photography exhibition that is on view at the Consulate General of Algeria in NYC to focus on the 1st November revolution its international impact. The exhibition is comprised of several posters that outline the struggle of the Algerian people for independence. Algerian Film screening is scheduled to show films in connection with the glorious liberation war, featuring heroic martyrs whose names are engraved in the history of our country such as Krim Belkacem, Colonel Lotfi, Ben Boulaid and Ahmed Zabana.
The attendees enjoyed a chaabi and Andalus musical band who offered an evening of exceptional Algerian musical heritage.
THE COMMEMORATION OF THE 62nd ANNIVERSARY OF THE OUTBREAK OF THE GLORIOUS REVOLUTION OF NOVEMBER 1, 1954 [ Updated on: October 26th, 2016 ]
The commemoration of the 62nd anniversary of the outbreak of the Algerian revolution is an opportunity to extend, on my behalf and on behalf of my staff at the Consulate General of Algeria in NYC, our warmest congratulations to the Algerian community members. November is the symbol of hope and determination that will lead our country to a brighter future.
Inauguration of the Consulate General of Algeria in New York [ Updated on: September 28th, 2016 ]
Minister of State, Minister of Foreign Affairs, and International Cooperation Ramtane Lamamra officially inaugurated, Thursday, the new headquarters of the consulate general of Algeria in New
The inauguration ceremony took place in the presence of the minister of Maghreb Affairs, African Union and the Arab League Abdelkader Messahel, the Algerian ambassador to Washington Madjid Bouguerra and the Consul General of Algeria in New York, Sabria Boukadoum.
Representatives of the associative movement and members of the national community also took part in this EVENT.
The opening of this headquarters, operational for a few months, is part of the program of the President of the Republic Abdelaziz Bouteflika, to better address the concerns of the national community abroad and the improvement of services.
After unveiling the inaugural plate of the new headquarters of the consulate general and visited its different departments, the minister of State delivered a speech in which he reiterated the constant commitment of the Algerian government to further improve the consular services representations abroad. Furthermore, he insisted on the importance of the contribution of members of the community to the efforts of national development and the participation of experts to various socio-economic projects that would enhance partnership with the USA.
Mrs. Sabria Boukadoum, the Consul General, underlined, in her speech, the importance of putting in place proper infrastructure to provide a better service. Besides the inauguration of the new headquarters will open doors to undertake further activities in addition to the consular and administrative ones. She affirmed her desire to get the contribution of everyone and look forward to discuss opportunities so that the headquarters of the consulate General will be the house that will gather all community members. Read More
Military Service Announcement[ Updated on: August 17th, 2016 ]
Our nationals born between January 1 st and December 31 st 1993 as well as nationals born before 1993 who abandoned or finished their studies on or before December 31 st , 2013 are hereby informed that the Ministry of National Defense has launched a new operation of regularizing their status vis-à- vis the military service.
Concerned citizens who did not get yet their exemption card are required to send a new application including the following:
01 copy of the last obtained diploma, school certificate or certificate of abandonment.
02 standard photos.
Please include also a prepaid self-addressed return envelope to send you back the certificate of drop off (attestation de depot)
We remind our nationals born between January 1 st and December 31 st 1999 that they are required to enroll themselves on the list of military service census by sending one (01) original copy of birth certificate to the Consulate General before September 30 th , 2016. Failure to enroll will result in losing all rights to deferment or exemption.
Citizens who want to get a registration certificate must include a prepaid self-addressed
Communiqué: les erreurs de l'état civil peuvent être rectifiées au niveau des ambassades et consulats [ Updated on: June 25th, 2016 ]
1- Dans le cadre de la poursuite des réformes profondes du secteur de la justice, axe principal du programme de Son Excellence, le président de la République, le Ministère de la Justice informe les citoyens algériens résidant à l'étranger, qu'à partir de mercredi 22 juin 2016, il est désormais possible de présenter des demandes de rectification des erreurs survenues dans les registres de l'état civil, tenus au niveau des représentations diplomatiques et consulaires.
2- Cette mesure de modernisation de l’administration et de rapprochement du citoyen de l’administration s'opère à travers l'utilisation d'un nouveau mécanisme de rectification automatique des documents et ce, en se rapprochant des locaux diplomatiques et consulaires, évitant ainsi le déplacement sur Alger.
3- En conséquence, les ressortissants algériens résidant aux Etats Unis dans l`un des (44) Etats, relevant de la circonscription du Consulat Général d`Algérie à New York, pourront présenter leurs demandes de rectification des erreurs survenues dans les registres de l'état civil, au niveau Consulat Général d`Algérie à New York (formulaire de demande de rectification des erreurs des actes de l`état civil).
إعلان : تصحيح الحالة المدنية للجالية على مستوى المقرات الدبلوماسية ابتداء من الأربعاء 22 جوان 2016
في إطار مواصلة سلسلة الإصلاحات العميقة التي شهدها قطاع العدالة, الذي يشكل المحور الرئيسي في برنامج فخامة رئيس الجمهورية،سيكون إبتداء من الأربعاء 22 جوان 2016 بإمكان الجزائريين المولودين و المقيمين بالخارج القيام بطلب تصحيح الأخطاء الواردة في سجلات الحالة المدنية الممسوكة على مستوى الممثليات الدبلوماسية والقنصلية"
هذا الإجراء يندرج ضمن مسعى عصرنة الإدارة و تطبيق السياسة الجوارية بتقريب الإدارة من المواطن الذي أصبح بإمكانه القيام بتقديم طلب تصحيح للأخطاء الواردة في سجلات الحالة المدنية الممسوكة على مستوى الممثليات الدبلوماسية والقنصلية, باستعمال التصحيح الأوتوماتيكي للوثائق, وذلك بالتقرب من المقرات الديبلوماسية والقنصلية العوض التنقل إلى الجزائر العاصمة
The Consulate General of Algeria in New York wishes to inform its community members living in the United States,
who have already applied for a biometric passport that is not yet ready for pick up, they can enter Algeria,
with a valid Algerian Identity Card and a USA passport (Foreign passport). This measure expires on 31st of October, 2016.
An Algerian Identity Card can be issued the same day when the applicant appears in the Consulate office
Our dear community members are hereby informed that the Algerian government decided to launch
a new operation of financing economic investments and major infrastructure projects called
“National Bond Issue for Economic Growth”.
In this regard, the Ministry of Finance invites our nationals living abroad, including the United States,
to subscribe to this national bond issue, open to public subscription since April 17th, 2016, and participate
in the economic development of our country.
Terms and conditions of issue of this national loan are set by the Ministerial Order of March 28th,
2016, published in the Official Journal N 20 of March 30th, 2016.
In order to improve our consular services, we kindly ask our fellow citizens to help us update our Database by providing address, email and phone numbers.
حرصا على تحسين الخدمات القنصلية, تحيين قاعدة البيانات و من أجل تفعيل الخدمات الجوارية و المراسلة التي ترمي إلى تقديم معالجة أسرع للطلبات المقدمة من طرف مواطنينا, فإن القنصلية العامة الجزائرية تدعوجميع أعضاء جاليتنا الوطنية إلى المساهمة من أجل تحقيق هدا الهدف,وذلك بإفادتنا بجميع المعلومات الشخصية و المتمثلة في: رقم الهاتف , العنوان الجديد و البريد الإلكتروني.
Due to the increase in the number of cases of loss of passport within the postal services, the Consulate General requires that requests for documents of identity or travel (Passport, National Identity, Military Exemption Cards) introduced by mail be imperatively accompanied by a prepaid certified mail return envelope. Non-compliant requests to this rule will not be processed.