Embassy of Zambia in Washington


The Zambian Embassy in the United States is a bilateral mission in Washington and promotes Zambian interests in the United States. The embassy of Zambia also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of the United States. The Zambian Embassy in Washington is headed by Mrs. Sheila Zimba Siwela - Ambassador of Zambia to the United States.


Zambian Embassy in Washington, the United States 2419 Massachusetts Avenue, NW Washington D.C. 20008 United States


(+1) 202-265-9717


(+1) 202-332-0826






Mrs. Sheila Zimba Siwela - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in the United States require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Zambian 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 Zambia

For all Zambian visa related matters contact the embassy in Washington before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.zambiaembassy.org ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+1) 202-265-9717 or email info@zambiaembassy.org

Consulates of Zambia in the United States

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

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

Zambian Consulates in the United States

Next to the embassy in Washington, Zambia has consulates in the following cities: (if there are no cities mentioned here that means that Zambia does not have any consulates located in United States ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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