Embassy of North Korea in Tehran


The North Korean Embassy in Iran is a bilateral mission in Tehran and promotes North Korean interests in Iran. The embassy of North Korea also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Iran. The North Korean Embassy in Tehran is headed by Mr Jo in Chol - Ambassador of North Korea to Iran.


North Korean Embassy in Tehran, Iran No. Jannat Abad, Next to Baharestan 13, No 31 Tehran Iran


(+98) 21 4482 0866


(+98) 21 4481 5292





Mr Jo in Chol - Ambassador

Office Hours:

08.30-12.00 and 14.00-16.00

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Iran require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the North Korean embassy in Tehran 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 North Korea

For all North Korean visa related matters contact the embassy in Tehran before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website () or contact the visa department by telephone (+98) 21 4482 0866 or email choson_embassy_ir@yahoo.com

Consulates of North Korea in Iran

Next to the embassy in Tehran there could be additional North Korean consulates located in Iran.

Please check below for the locations of the North Korean consulates in Iran.

North Korean Consulates in Iran

Next to the embassy in Tehran, North Korea has consulates in the following cities: (if there are no cities mentioned here that means that North Korea does not have any consulates located in Iran ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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