Embassy of Belgium in Bujumbura


The Belgian Embassy in Burundi is a bilateral mission in Bujumbura and promotes Belgian interests in Burundi. The embassy of Belgium also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Burundi. The Belgian Embassy in Bujumbura is headed by Mr Jozef Smets - Ambassador of Belgium to Burundi.


Belgian Embassy in Bujumbura, Burundi Boulevard de la Liberte, 9 B.P. 1920 Bujumbura Burundi









Mr Jozef Smets - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Burundi require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Belgian embassy in Bujumbura 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 Bujumbura before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (diplomatie.belgium.be/burundi/ ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+257) or email bujumbura@diplobel.fed.be

Consulates of Belgium in Burundi

Next to the embassy in Bujumbura there could be additional Belgian consulates located in Burundi.

Please check below for the locations of the Belgian consulates in Burundi.

Belgian Consulates in Burundi

Next to the embassy in Bujumbura, 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 Burundi ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the Belgian Embassy in Bujumbura offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from Burundi to Belgium as wel as for Belgian citizens in Burundi. 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.