Embassy of United Arab Emirates in Damascus


The Emirati Embassy in Syria is a bilateral mission in Damascus and promotes Emirati interests in Syria. The embassy of United Arab Emirates also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Syria. The Emirati Embassy in Damascus is headed by Mr Salim Issa Alqattam Zaabi - Ambassador of United Arab Emirates to Syria.


United Arab Emirates Embassy in Damascus, Syria ### Temporarily closed ### Abu Rumana Street Mehdi Ben Barka Damascus Syria


(+963) 11 333 0308(+963) 11 332 7516


(+963) 11 331 7731(+963) 11 332 7961






Mr Salim Issa Alqattam Zaabi - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Syria require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Emirati embassy in Damascus 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 United Arab Emirates

For all Emirati visa related matters contact the embassy in Damascus before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (uae-embassy.ae/embassies/sy) or contact the visa department by telephone (+963) 11 333 0308(+963) 11 332 7516 or email mofaicgovae@gmail.com

Consulates of United Arab Emirates in Syria

Next to the embassy in Damascus there could be additional Emirati consulates located in Syria.

Please check below for the locations of the Emirati consulates in Syria.

Emirati Consulates in Syria

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

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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