Brazilian Embassies and consulates abroad
The Federal Republic of Brazil has more than 150 Embassies, consulates and permanent representations abroad. In addition Brazil has also numerous consulates. The Brazil Embassies are generally located in the city where the host government's holds it's office.
Brazil Embassies and consulates are bilateral missions abroad. The Brazil Embassies promote Brazilian interests abroad. Consulates are subordinate to the mission and focus on more specific activities. The activities of all Brazilian embassies and consulates, such as visa applications are coordinated from Brasilia by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.