Embassy of Belgium in Ouagadougou


The Belgian Embassy in Burkina Faso is a bilateral mission in Ouagadougou and promotes Belgian interests in Burkina Faso. The embassy of Belgium also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Burkina Faso. The Belgian Embassy in Ouagadougou is headed by Adrien Thoatre - Ambassador of Belgium to Burkina Faso.


Belgian Embassy in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso Immeuble Me Benoit Sawadogo Avenue Professeur Joseph Ki Zerbo, 994 01 P.O. Box 1624 PO Box 1624 Ouagadougou Burkina Faso


(+226) / 5








Adrien Thoatre - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Burkina Faso require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Belgian 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 Belgium

For all Belgian visa related matters contact the embassy in Ouagadougou before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (diplomatie.belgium.be/burkina_faso/ ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+226) / 5 or email ouagadougou@diplobel.fed.be

Consulates of Belgium in Burkina Faso

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

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

Belgian Consulates in Burkina Faso

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

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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