Embassy of Germany in Nouakchott


The German Embassy in Mauritania is a bilateral mission in Nouakchott and promotes German interests in Mauritania. The embassy of Germany also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Mauritania. The German Embassy in Nouakchott is headed by Mr Dietmar Blaas - Ambassador of Germany to Mauritania.


German Embassy in Nouakchott, Mauritania Rue Mamadou Konato Tevragh Zeina B.P. 372 Nouakchott Mauritania


(+222) 452 517 29


(+222) 452 517 22





Mr Dietmar Blaas - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Mauritania require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the German embassy in Nouakchott you will find information on opening hours and how to book appointments.

Opening hours

Please note that embassy opening hours can vary. Always contact the embassy before a visit.

Visa for Germany

For all German visa related matters contact the embassy in Nouakchott before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.nouakchott.diplo.de ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+222) 452 517 29 or email

Consulates of Germany in Mauritania

Next to the embassy in Nouakchott there could be additional German consulates located in Mauritania.

Please check below for the locations of the German consulates in Mauritania.

German Consulates in Mauritania

Next to the embassy in Nouakchott, Germany has consulates in the following cities: (if there are no cities mentioned here that means that Germany does not have any consulates located in Mauritania ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the German Embassy in Nouakchott offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from Mauritania to Germany as wel as for German citizens in Mauritania. Generally, services comprise of visa applications, passport renewals, marriage registration, legalization of documents, birth of a child, German nationality issues and more. Contact the consular department directly by telephone or email.