Embassy of Benin in Paris


The Beninese Embassy in France is a bilateral mission in Paris and promotes Beninese interests in France. The embassy of Benin also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of France. The Beninese Embassy in Paris is headed by Mr Edgar-Yves Monnou - Ambassador of Benin to France.


Benin Embassy in Paris, France 87, avenue Victor Hugo 75116 Paris France


(+33) 1


(+33) 1






Mr Edgar-Yves Monnou - Ambassador

Office Hours:

9h00 to 12h30 et de 13h30 to 17h

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in France require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Beninese embassy in Paris 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 Benin

For all Beninese visa related matters contact the embassy in Paris before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.ambassade-benin.org/index.html ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+33) 1 or email ambassade@ambassade-benin.org

Consulates of Benin in France

Next to the embassy in Paris there could be additional Beninese consulates located in France.

Please check below for the locations of the Beninese consulates in France.

Beninese Consulates in France

Next to the embassy in Paris, Benin has consulates in the following cities: Bordeaux, Lille, Lyon and Marseille

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the Beninese Embassy in Paris offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from France to Benin as wel as for Beninese citizens in France. Generally, services comprise of visa applications, passport renewals, marriage registration, legalization of documents, birth of a child, Beninese nationality issues and more. Contact the consular department directly by telephone or email.