Issue or Renewal:

Fill out and stamp your right thumb on an identification card at the Consulate.

If unable to come to the Consulate, you may contact us & give us your mailing address.

We will send you an identification card. Your right thumb fingerprint should be affixed on the card in front of a Notary Public and attach the following statement:

“Before me, a notary public, in and for County of ________________, personally appeared Mr./Mrs.____________________________________, holder of holder of travel document or Palestinian I.D. (Tazkarat Al-Hawiya) No._____________________, issued Date:________________________, Place:__________________, who signed and affixed his/her right hand thumb on the annexed identification cards . In testimony whereof, I have hereunto subscribed my name at (County) ______________________________, (date)__________________(Seal)”


Fill out the identification card and present it to the Consulate with the following documents:

  1. Palestinian blue ID card with 2 photocopies.
  2. UNRWA refugee card with 2 photocopies.
  3. Actual travel document with 2 photocopy.

       4- The fingerprinted Palestinian identification card.

  1. 2 photos (Passport size).
  2. An American proof of residency (such as U.S. passport, Green Card, or a Valid U.S. Visa)
  3. Fees: $40 (for one year) or $200 (for five years) either cash or with a money order payable to the Honorary Consulate of Lebanon in San Francisco.
  4. Self-addressed stamped return envelope, WE DO NOT ACCEPT REGULAR MAIL!

Important notice:

  • If the travel document was issued before 1993/01/01 it can not be renewed, please apply for a new travel document.
  • If the travel document was issued after July 2000 it has to be renewed for the same validity period as it was issued.
  • To apply for a new travel document, please send us all the above documents, your application will then be sent to Lebanon for approval.

Voting for the 2022 Lebanese Parliamentary Elections will be held on May 8, 2022 from 7AM to 7PM, at the following locations:


For registered voters in Northern California:

Honorary Consulate of Lebanon San Francisco

262 Michelle Court

South San Francisco 94080


For registered voters in Arizona

Honorary Consulate of Lebanon Phoenix

9515 W Camelback Rd Suite100

Phoenix AZ 85037


For registered voters in Nevada

Honorary Consulate of Lebanon Las Vegas

8890 Spanish Ridge Ave,

Las Vegas NV 89148


For registered voters in Colorado

Saint Rafka Maronite Church

2301 Wadsworth Blvd

Lakewood, CO 80214