Embassy of Mauritania in Paris


The Mauritanian Embassy in France is a bilateral mission in Paris and promotes Mauritanian interests in France. The embassy of Mauritania also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of France. The Mauritanian Embassy in Paris is headed by Cheyakh Ould Ely - Ambassador of Mauritania to France.


Mauritanian Embassy in Paris, France 5, rue de Montovidoo 75116 Paris France


(+33) 1


(+33) 1





Cheyakh Ould Ely - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in France require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Mauritanian 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 Mauritania

For all Mauritanian visa related matters contact the embassy in Paris before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website () or contact the visa department by telephone (+33) 1 or email ambassade.mauritanie@wanadoo.fr

Consulates of Mauritania in France

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

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

Mauritanian Consulates in France

Next to the embassy in Paris, Mauritania has consulates in the following cities: Marseille, Nice and Rouen

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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