Consulate General of Turkey

Consulate General of TurkeyThe Consulate General’s area of jurisdiction covers Texas, Alabama, Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Tennessee.

Turkish Consulate General in Houston provides information on Turkey, consular services, news and events related to the Turkish American community in its jurisdiction area.

The Republic of Turkey has been pursuing, since its establishment, a peaceful, realistic and consistent foreign policy guided by the principle “Peace at Home and Peace Abroad” set out by Mustafa Kemal Atatürk. Turkey conducts a foreign policy generating security and stability in its region and beyond based on its democratic and secular political system, vibrant economy and its tradition of reconciling modernity with its cultural identity.

Consul General Ferhat Alkan assumed his duties as the Consul General of the Republic of Turkey in Houston as of October 1st, 2014. Click here to see the full biography of Consul General Ferhat Alkan.