A consulate is a small official office of a country in in Zambia. The main office is called an Embassy, and is in the capital city. Consulates usually deal with questions about passports for their own citizens, visas for foreigners wanting to visit the consulate's home country and licences for import and export. Some larger and more important countries might also have Consulates General. These are simply bigger consulates which might do more than a smaller consulate. The person in charge is called a consul, or consul general. Consular officers have diplomatic immunity.