Welcome to the website of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Belize. The Ministry is charged with implementing Belize’s foreign policy, directed toward consolidating our nation’s sovereignty, preserving our territorial integrity and protecting our national interests. The Ministry also provides consular assistance to Belizeans and foreigners abroad through a network of 18 overseas missions and 50 consulates worldwide and in Belize through its Belmopan headquarters. Our Protocol Department ensures that precedence and proper procedures are followed in accordance with national and international codes, while the Cooperation Unit strives to strengthen Belize’s bilateral relations with friendly countries and seeks opportunities to obtain assistance to complement the development of the country through these foreign partnerships.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs aims to formulate, coordinate and implement foreign policy initiatives, addressing national economic, social and security issue while ensuring National Sovereignty and the preservation of Territorial Integrity. It is in this endeavour that the ministry works to enhance the quality of life of Belizeans through the proactive and effective promotion, protection and coordination of Belize’s interests in the bilateral, regional and multilateral diplomatic spheres.