Embassy of France in Ouagadougou


The French Embassy in Burkina Faso is a bilateral mission in Ouagadougou and promotes French interests in Burkina Faso. The embassy of France also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Burkina Faso. The French Embassy in Ouagadougou is headed by Mr Emmanuel Beth - Ambassador of France to Burkina Faso.


French Embassy in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso Avenue du Trosor B.P. 504 Ouagadougou Burkina Faso


(+226) 50 49 66 66


(+226) 50 49 66 09






Mr Emmanuel Beth - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Burkina Faso require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the French embassy in Ouagadougou 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 Ouagadougou before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.ambafrance-bf.org ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+226) 50 49 66 66 or email ambassade@ambafrance-bf.org

Consulates of France in Burkina Faso

Next to the embassy in Ouagadougou there could be additional French consulates located in Burkina Faso.

Please check below for the locations of the French consulates in Burkina Faso.

French Consulates in Burkina Faso

Next to the embassy in Ouagadougou, France has consulates in the following cities: Bobo Dioulasso