Embassy of France in Dar es Salaam


The French Embassy in Tanzania is a bilateral mission in Dar es Salaam and promotes French interests in Tanzania. The embassy of France also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Tanzania. The French Embassy in Dar es Salaam is headed by Emmanuelle dAchon - Ambassador of France to Tanzania.


French Embassy in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania Bagamoyo-Kilimani Road (Ali Hassan Mwinyi Rd) PO Box 2349 Dar es Salaam Tanzania


(+255) (22) 266 60 21 to 23


(+255) (22) 266 84 35





Emmanuelle dAchon - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Tanzania require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the French embassy in Dar es Salaam 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 Dar es Salaam before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.ambafrance-tz.org ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+255) (22) 266 60 21 to 23 or email

Consulates of France in Tanzania

Next to the embassy in Dar es Salaam there could be additional French consulates located in Tanzania.

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

French Consulates in Tanzania

Next to the embassy in Dar es Salaam, France has consulates in the following cities: Arusha