Embassy of Botswana in Washington


The Botswana Embassy in the United States is a bilateral mission in Washington and promotes Botswana interests in the United States. The embassy of Botswana also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of the United States. The Botswana Embassy in Washington is headed by Ms Tebelelo Seretse - Ambassador of Botswana to the United States.


Botswana Embassy in Washington, the United States 1531-1533 New Hampshire Avenue, NW Washington D.C. 20036 United States


(+1) 202-244-4990


(+1) 202-244-4164





Ms Tebelelo Seretse - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in the United States require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Botswana embassy in Washington 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 Botswana

For all Botswana visa related matters contact the embassy in Washington before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.botswanaembassy.org ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+1) 202-244-4990 or email

Consulates of Botswana in the United States

Next to the embassy in Washington there could be additional Botswana consulates located in the United States.

Please check below for the locations of the Botswana consulates in the United States.

Botswana Consulates in the United States

Next to the embassy in Washington, Botswana has consulates in the following cities: Atlanta, Houston and San Francisco

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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