Consulate of Spain in New York
@ Madrid: 18.02.2018 00:23 @ Nueva York: 17.02.2018 18:23
Consul General
7/6/2016


Greetings from the Consul General

I am pleased to welcome you to the Consulate General of Spain in New York, whose jurisdiction includes the states of New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Pennsylvania and Delaware.
 
Through this website we want to inform you about the services that the Consulate offers to Spanish citizens -either permanent or temporary residents-, Americans and citizens of other nationalities, in order to complete a process through this consular office.

We hope you will find here, in a clear and simple way, the necessary information to process any consular affair. For that we try -when possible-, to make available these procedures by mail or email, without having to apply in person in the Consulate.

Also from this page, and jointly with our presence in social media, we will send releases, news and interesting content related to the Spanish community and the presence of Spain in the United States, especially within the limits of our demarcation.

Therefore, hoping to find it useful, I encourage you to visit the website frequently and to submit any suggestions you may have to improve it.

 

D. Rafael Conde de Saro

Consul General of Spain in New York

 
Career
 
Ambassador Rafael Conde de Saro was born in Madrid in 1951. He holds a Law degree from the Complutense University in Madrid; a Master in Diplomatic Relations from the Spanish Diplomatic Academy; and a Graduate in the Georgetown University Leadership Seminar.
 
He entered the Spanish Diplomatic Service in 1977, when he started as Chief Director for Eastern Europe of the Foreign Ministry in Spain and later as Secretary at the Embassy in Norway and Iceland. In 1980 he was appointed Counselor at the Embassy of Spain in Mexico.
 
Between the year of 1984 and 1986 he held the positions of Director of Economic Relations with Africa and the Middle East, Director of General Affairs and Deputy Director General of Multilateral Economic Relations, all within the Foreign Ministry in Spain.
 
In 1988 he was named Trade and  Economic Counselor of the Spanish Embassy in Portugal. From 1991 to 1996, he served as Director-General for Fisheries at the Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food. In 1996 he worked as Human Resources Director of the Foreign Ministry in Madrid.
 
From 1997 to 2000 he was based in Washington DC as Deputy Chief of the Spanish Embassy in the US, returning to Spain in 2000 as Director General for Asia and the Pacific in the Foreign Ministry.
 
After that he was named Spanish Ambassador to India, Maldives, Nepal, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka.  He returned to Spain in 2007, where he served as Director-General for International Economic Relations and Energy Issues at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. In 2010 he was posted as Spanish Ambassador to Indonesia and East Timor.
 
From 2014 to 2016 he was Head of the Office of the High Commissioner for Marca España and on July 2016 he was appointed as Consul General of Spain in New York.
 

Twitter@ConsuladoEspNY

  • 18 Feb @ConsuladoEspNY * El Consulado permanecerá cerrado este lunes 19 de febrero, por festivo local. Horas de atención al público y calend… https://t.co/GooVKpZSUP
  • 16 Feb @ConsuladoEspNY * RT @MarcaEspana: #España celebra el Año Europeo del Patrimonio Cultural. Enamórate del patrimonio de todos @culturagob @ipcepatrimonio @UeE…
  • 16 Feb @ConsuladoEspNY * RT @IC_NewYork: Estamos muy contentos y orgullosos de poder por fin compartir con todos vosotros esta nueva aventura audiovisual del Instit…
  • 16 Feb @ConsuladoEspNY * RT @ICEXNuevaYork: ¡No te lo pierdas! El próximo 20 de febrero tendrá lugar el webimar de EUPF “Doing business with the United Nations: reg…
  • 16 Feb @ConsuladoEspNY * III edición del Torneo NYCMus 🗓Sábado 3 de marzo en @centroespanolny ¡Últimas plazas disponibles! https://t.co/YSelQ8aKWC
  • 15 Feb @ConsuladoEspNY * The Consulate will remain closed on Monday, February 19th, in observance of Presidents' Day. Consulate's office hou… https://t.co/A5TlG4jP4R
  • 15 Feb @ConsuladoEspNY * RT @SpainInTheUSA: Our sincerest condolences and support to the families of the victims and to the injured in yesterday's terrible tragedy…
  • 15 Feb @ConsuladoEspNY * Snowboarder Regino Hernández wins first Winter medal for #Spain in 26 years!🥉🎉https://t.co/weQvIeVxWU #Olympics… https://t.co/X4bBG0WmMs
  • 14 Feb @ConsuladoEspNY * RT @comunidadECUSA: #ECUSA-NY en colaboración con el programa de mentorazgo #FosteringGrads, organiza una mesa redonda con profesionales de…
  • 14 Feb @ConsuladoEspNY * ¿Conoces los eventos programados por la exposición en #NY con dibujos del Premio Nobel español 🔬Santiago Ramón y Ca… https://t.co/yvfWKZRWdH
  • 14 Feb @ConsuladoEspNY * RT @SpainInTheUSA: Happy #ValentinesDay! ❤💛❤ Give your greeting a Spanish touch by saying "te quiero" to your special someone 😍 #Spain #Lov…
  • 14 Feb @ConsuladoEspNY * RT @MarcaEspanaEN: Today, #Bilbao hosts a new edition of @WFootballsummit, where the football industry meets. Discover all the keys about t…
  • 13 Feb @ConsuladoEspNY * #Spain at #NYFW! Last Saturday, Valencian hat designer Betto García​ presented his last exclusive creations as part… https://t.co/NQmj0oUe7q
  • 13 Feb @ConsuladoEspNY * ¡España en la Semana de la Moda de Nueva York! Espectacular desfile el pasado sábado de @Custo_Barcelona en el Pier… https://t.co/sddM8Ucncd
  • 09 Feb @ConsuladoEspNY * El Real Instituto Elcano entra en el #top 50 de los mejores "think tanks" del mundo, según el estudio que elabora c… https://t.co/YBOjfW2gcb
  • TWITTER
  • FACEBOOK
  • YOUTUBE
  • FLICKR
  • Instagram
  • Twitter SpainMFA
  • BLOGS
  • ATLAS DE REDES SOCIALES
  • PARTICIPACIÓN CIUDADANA
  • Twitter
  • MAEC / Sede Palacio de Santa Cruz
    Plaza de la Provincia, 1
    28012 MADRID
    Tfno: 91 379 97 00
  • MAEC / Sede Palacio de Viana
    Duque de Rivas, 1
    28071 MADRID
    Tfno: 91 379 97 00
  • MAEC / Sede Torres Ágora
    Serrano Galvache, 26
    28033 MADRID
    Tfno: 91 379 97 00
  • AECID
    Avda. Reyes Católicos, 4
    28040 MADRID
    Tfno: 91 583 81 00 / 01
    Fax: 91 583 83 10 / 11
  • Dirección General de Españoles en el Exterior y de Asuntos Consulares y Migratorios
    C/ Pechuán, 1
    28002 MADRID
    Tfno: 91 379 17 00
Gobierno de España
©Ministerio de Asuntos Exteriores y Cooperación
Portal gestionado por la Dirección General de Comunicación e Información Diplomática