Embassy of Japan in Ouagadougou


The Japanese Embassy in Burkina Faso is a bilateral mission in Ouagadougou and promotes Japanese interests in Burkina Faso. The embassy of Japan also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Burkina Faso. The Japanese Embassy in Ouagadougou is headed by Mr Tsutomu Sugiura - Ambassador of Japan to Burkina Faso.


Japanese Embassy in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso 01 BP 5560 Ouagadougou Burkina Faso


(+226) 50 37 65 06 / 9


(+226) 50 37 65 81





Mr Tsutomu Sugiura - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Burkina Faso require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Japanese embassy in Ouagadougou 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 Japan

For all Japanese visa related matters contact the embassy in Ouagadougou before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.bf.emb-japan.go.jp ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+226) 50 37 65 06 / 9 or email

Consulates of Japan in Burkina Faso

Next to the embassy in Ouagadougou there could be additional Japanese consulates located in Burkina Faso.

Please check below for the locations of the Japanese consulates in Burkina Faso.

Japanese Consulates in Burkina Faso

Next to the embassy in Ouagadougou, Japan has consulates in the following cities: (if there are no cities mentioned here that means that Japan does not have any consulates located in Burkina Faso ).