Embassy of Belgium in Abuja


The Belgian Embassy in Nigeria is a bilateral mission in Abuja and promotes Belgian interests in Nigeria. The embassy of Belgium also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Nigeria. The Belgian Embassy in Abuja is headed by Dirk Verheyen - Ambassador of Belgium to Nigeria.


Belgian Embassy in Abuja, Nigeria 9, Usuma Street, Maitama Abuja Nigeria


(+234) 9 460 26 34 / 5 (+234) 806 979 22 33 (visa)







Dirk Verheyen - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Nigeria require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Belgian embassy in Abuja 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 Abuja before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (diplomatie.belgium.be/nigeria/ ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+234) 9 460 26 34 / 5 (+234) 806 979 22 33 (visa) or email abuja@diplobel.fed.be

Consulates of Belgium in Nigeria

Next to the embassy in Abuja there could be additional Belgian consulates located in Nigeria.

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

Belgian Consulates in Nigeria

Next to the embassy in Abuja, Belgium has consulates in the following cities: Lagos and Port Harcourt

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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