Embassy of Russia in Dar es Salaam


The Russian Embassy in Tanzania is a bilateral mission in Dar es Salaam and promotes Russian interests in Tanzania. The embassy of Russia also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Tanzania. The Russian Embassy in Dar es Salaam is headed by Mr Leonid Alekseyevich Safonov - Ambassador of Russia to Tanzania.


Russian Embassy in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania Plot No. 73, Ali Hassan Mwinyi Road P.O. Box 1905 Dar es Salaam Tanzania


(+255) (22) 266-60-05 / 6


(+255) (22) 266-68-18





Mr Leonid Alekseyevich Safonov - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Tanzania require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Russian embassy in Dar es Salaam 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 Dar es Salaam before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website () or contact the visa department by telephone (+255) (22) 266-60-05 / 6 or email embruss@bol.co.tz

Consulates of Russia in Tanzania

Next to the embassy in Dar es Salaam there could be additional Russian consulates located in Tanzania.

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

Russian Consulates in Tanzania

Next to the embassy in Dar es Salaam, 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 Tanzania ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the Russian Embassy in Dar es Salaam offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from Tanzania to Russia as wel as for Russian citizens in Tanzania. 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.