Embassy of France in Lusaka


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


French Embassy in Lusaka, Zambia Mpile Building 74 Independence Avenue P.O. Box 30062 10101 Lusaka Zambia


(+260) (211) 251 322


(+260) (211) 254 475





Mr Olivier Richard - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Zambia require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the French embassy in Lusaka 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 Lusaka before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.ambafrance-zm.org ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+260) (211) 251 322 or email

Consulates of France in Zambia

Next to the embassy in Lusaka there could be additional French consulates located in Zambia.

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

French Consulates in Zambia

Next to the embassy in Lusaka, 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 Zambia ).