Embassy of Belgium in Kigali


The Belgian Embassy in Rwanda is a bilateral mission in Kigali and promotes Belgian interests in Rwanda. The embassy of Belgium also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Rwanda. The Belgian Embassy in Kigali is headed by Mr Marc Pecsteen de Buytswerve - Ambassador of Belgium to Rwanda.


Belgian Embassy in Kigali, Rwanda Rue de Nyarugenge P. O. Box 81 Kigali Rwanda


(+250) 252 57.55.51 (+250) 252 57.55.52


(+250) 252 57.39.95






Mr Marc Pecsteen de Buytswerve - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Rwanda require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Belgian embassy in Kigali 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 Kigali before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.diplomatie.be/kigali ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+250) 252 57.55.51 (+250) 252 57.55.52 or email kigali@diplobel.fed.be

Consulates of Belgium in Rwanda

Next to the embassy in Kigali there could be additional Belgian consulates located in Rwanda.

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

Belgian Consulates in Rwanda

Next to the embassy in Kigali, 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 Rwanda ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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