Embassy of France in Bujumbura


The French Embassy in Burundi is a bilateral mission in Bujumbura and promotes French interests in Burundi. The embassy of France also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Burundi. The French Embassy in Bujumbura is headed by Mr Jean Lamy - Ambassador of France to Burundi.


French Embassy in Bujumbura, Burundi 60 avenue de lUprona B.P. 1740 Bujumbura Burundi


(+257) (22) 20 30 00


(+257) (22) 20 30 10





Mr Jean Lamy - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Burundi require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the French embassy in Bujumbura 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 Bujumbura before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.ambafrance-bi.org ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+257) (22) 20 30 00 or email

Consulates of France in Burundi

Next to the embassy in Bujumbura there could be additional French consulates located in Burundi.

Please check below for the locations of the French consulates in Burundi.

French Consulates in Burundi

Next to the embassy in Bujumbura, 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 Burundi ).