Embassy of Finland in Dar es Salaam


The Finnish Embassy in Tanzania is a bilateral mission in Dar es Salaam and promotes Finnish interests in Tanzania. The embassy of Finland also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Tanzania. The Finnish Embassy in Dar es Salaam is headed by Mr. Jorma Paukku - Ambassador of Finland to Tanzania.


Finnish Embassy in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania Mirambo Street/Garden Avenue P.O.Box 2455 Dar es Salaam Tanzania


(+255) (0) 22-211 9170


(+255) (0) 22-211 9173






Mr. Jorma Paukku - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Mon-Thu 7.15-15.30 Fri 7.15-13.00

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Tanzania require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Finnish embassy in Dar es Salaam 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 Finland

For all Finnish visa related matters contact the embassy in Dar es Salaam before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.finland.or.tz ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+255) (0) 22-211 9170 or email sanomat.dar@formin.fi

Consulates of Finland in Tanzania

Next to the embassy in Dar es Salaam there could be additional Finnish consulates located in Tanzania.

Please check below for the locations of the Finnish consulates in Tanzania.

Finnish Consulates in Tanzania

Next to the embassy in Dar es Salaam, Finland has consulates in the following cities: Zanzibar

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the Finnish Embassy in Dar es Salaam offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from Tanzania to Finland as wel as for Finnish citizens in Tanzania. Generally, services comprise of visa applications, passport renewals, marriage registration, legalization of documents, birth of a child, Finnish nationality issues and more. Contact the consular department directly by telephone or email.