Embassy of Mauritania in Ankara


The Mauritanian Embassy in Turkey is a bilateral mission in Ankara and promotes Mauritanian interests in Turkey. The embassy of Mauritania also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Turkey. The Mauritanian Embassy in Ankara is headed by Mr Mohamed Ahmed Lehweirthi - Ambassador of Mauritania to Turkey.


Mauritanian Embassy in Ankara, Turkey Oran Mah. Semsettin Bayramoglu Sok. No:7 Ankaya Ankara Turkey


(+90) (312) 491 70 63


(+90) (312) 491 70 64





Mr Mohamed Ahmed Lehweirthi - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Turkey require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Mauritanian embassy in Ankara 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 Mauritania

For all Mauritanian visa related matters contact the embassy in Ankara before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website () or contact the visa department by telephone (+90) (312) 491 70 63 or email moritanya.buyukelciligi@gmail.com

Consulates of Mauritania in Turkey

Next to the embassy in Ankara there could be additional Mauritanian consulates located in Turkey.

Please check below for the locations of the Mauritanian consulates in Turkey.

Mauritanian Consulates in Turkey

Next to the embassy in Ankara, Mauritania has consulates in the following cities: Istanbul

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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