Embassy of France in Sarajevo


The French Embassy in Bosnia and Herzegovina is a bilateral mission in Sarajevo and promotes French interests in Bosnia and Herzegovina. The embassy of France also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Bosnia and Herzegovina. The French Embassy in Sarajevo is headed by Mr Roland Gilles - Ambassador of France to Bosnia and Herzegovina.


French Embassy in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina 18 Ulica Mehmed Bega Kapetanovica Ljubusaka 71000 Sarajevo Bosnia and Herzegovina


(+387) (33) 282 050


(+387) (33) 282 052





Mr Roland Gilles - Ambassador

Office Hours:

09:00 - 12:30

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Bosnia and Herzegovina require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the French embassy in Sarajevo 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 France

For all French visa related matters contact the embassy in Sarajevo before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.ambafrance-ba.org ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+387) (33) 282 050 or email

Consulates of France in Bosnia and Herzegovina

Next to the embassy in Sarajevo there could be additional French consulates located in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Please check below for the locations of the French consulates in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

French Consulates in Bosnia and Herzegovina

Next to the embassy in Sarajevo, France has consulates in the following cities: (if there are no cities mentioned here that means that France does not have any consulates located in Bosnia and Herzegovina ).