Embassy of France in Beirut


The French Embassy in Lebanon is a bilateral mission in Beirut and promotes French interests in Lebanon. The embassy of France also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Lebanon. The French Embassy in Beirut is headed by Mr Patrice Paoli - Ambassador of France to Lebanon.


French Embassy in Beirut, Lebanon Rue de Damas Espace des Lettres Ras El-Nabaa Beirut Lebanon


(+961) (1) 42 00 00 (+961) (1) 42 00 00






Mr Patrice Paoli - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Lebanon require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the French embassy in Beirut 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 France

For all French visa related matters contact the embassy in Beirut before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.ambafrance-lb.org ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+961) (1) 42 00 00 (+961) (1) 42 00 00 or email

Consulates of France in Lebanon

Next to the embassy in Beirut there could be additional French consulates located in Lebanon.

Please check below for the locations of the French consulates in Lebanon.

French Consulates in Lebanon

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