Embassy of Cuba in Cotonou


The Cuban Embassy in Benin is a bilateral mission in Cotonou and promotes Cuban interests in Benin. The embassy of Cuba also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Benin. The Cuban Embassy in Cotonou is headed by Mr Oscar Coet Blacksock - Ambassador of Cuba to Benin.


Cuban Embassy in Cotonou, Benin Rue 449, Face Hotel du Port Face Hotel Du Port B.P. 948 Cotonou 01 Benin


(+229) 21 31 52 97


(+229) 21 31 65 91


embacuba@benin.cubaminrex.cu embajador@benin.cubaminrex.cu




Mr Oscar Coet Blacksock - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Benin require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Cuban embassy in Cotonou 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 Cuba

For all Cuban visa related matters contact the embassy in Cotonou before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.cubadiplomatica.cu/benin ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+229) 21 31 52 97 or email embacuba@benin.cubaminrex.cu embajador@benin.cubaminrex.cu

Consulates of Cuba in Benin

Next to the embassy in Cotonou there could be additional Cuban consulates located in Benin.

Please check below for the locations of the Cuban consulates in Benin.

Cuban Consulates in Benin

Next to the embassy in Cotonou, Cuba has consulates in the following cities: (if there are no cities mentioned here that means that Cuba does not have any consulates located in Benin ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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