Embassy of Russia in Nouakchott


The Russian Embassy in Mauritania is a bilateral mission in Nouakchott and promotes Russian interests in Mauritania. The embassy of Russia also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Mauritania. The Russian Embassy in Nouakchott is headed by Leonid V. Rogov - Ambassador of Russia to Mauritania.


Russian Embassy in Nouakchott, Mauritania BP 221 Nouakchott Mauritania


(+222) 525 1973


(+222) 525 5296





Leonid V. Rogov - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Mauritania require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Russian embassy in Nouakchott 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 Russia

For all Russian visa related matters contact the embassy in Nouakchott before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website () or contact the visa department by telephone (+222) 525 1973 or email ambruss@opt.mr

Consulates of Russia in Mauritania

Next to the embassy in Nouakchott there could be additional Russian consulates located in Mauritania.

Please check below for the locations of the Russian consulates in Mauritania.

Russian Consulates in Mauritania

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

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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