Turkish Consulate General in Houston

Consulate History And Previous Consuls General


The Consulate-General of Turkey in Houston has been established in October 28 1985. Since 1986 we have been implementing our consular services in our current office at 1990 Post Oak Blvd. Ste. 1300.

Our Consulate is one of the six Turkish Consular Missions in the USA, the rest of which are located in New York, Chicago, Los Angeles, Boston and Miami.  

Our jurisdiction area is covering 8 US States, including  Arkansas, Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Tennessee and Texas.

The working hours of the Consulate-General is from 9:00 am to 16:00 pm through Monday to Friday. The time frame for applications-in-person as well as inquires via telephone is from 09:00 am to 2:00 pm.

All inquires for visa issues and other consular affairs can also be answered by the Consular Call Center that can be reached at +1-888-566 76 56. The Call Center is operational from 8:30am to 16:30pm (CT time zone) from Monday through Friday.

Please visit www.e-visa.gov.tr to get your visa to Turkey in just 5 minutes!.. For the other types of visas please visit www.visa.gov.tr.

For consular information and proceedings please visit www.konsolosluk.gov.tr.



 
Selçuk Tarlan
28.10.1985-19.08.1989
Mengü Büyükdavras
26.08.1989-23.08.1993
Bülent Akın
30.08.1993-20.08.1997
Ahmet Vakur Gökdenizler
29.08.1997-17.08.2001
Ali Arsın
01.09.2001-17.08.2005
Atila Uzer
01.09.2005-10.01.2009
Akil ÖKTEM
14.09.2009-29.06.2011
Cemalettin Aydın
10.07.2011-12.11.2013
Bahri Batu
08.03.2014-30.08.2014
Ferhat Alkan
01.10.2014-