Embassy of France in Paramaribo


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


French Embassy in Paramaribo, Suriname 5-7 Henck Arronstraat P.O. Box 2648 Paramaribo Suriname


(+597) 47 52 22 (+597) 47 64 55


(+597) 47 47 68






Mr Joel Godeau - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Suriname require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the French embassy in Paramaribo 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 Paramaribo before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.ambafrance-sr.org ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+597) 47 52 22 (+597) 47 64 55 or email cad.paramaribo-amba@diplomatie.gouv.fr

Consulates of France in Suriname

Next to the embassy in Paramaribo there could be additional French consulates located in Suriname.

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

French Consulates in Suriname

Next to the embassy in Paramaribo, France has consulates in the following cities: Albina