Embassy of France in Dakar


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


French Embassy in Dakar, Senegal 1 Rue El Hadj Amadou Assane Ndoye BP 4035 Dakar Senegal


(+221) 33 839 51 00


(+221) 33 839 51 81





Mr Nicolas Normand - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Senegal require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the French embassy in Dakar 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 Dakar before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.ambafrance-sn.org ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+221) 33 839 51 00 or email

Consulates of France in Senegal

Next to the embassy in Dakar there could be additional French consulates located in Senegal.

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

French Consulates in Senegal

Next to the embassy in Dakar, France has consulates in the following cities: Kanel, Kaolack, Mbour, Saint Louis, Tambacounda, Thies and Ziguinchor