Embassy of France in Abidjan


The French Embassy in Ivory Coast is a bilateral mission in Abidjan and promotes French interests in Ivory Coast. The embassy of France also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Ivory Coast. The French Embassy in Abidjan is headed by Mr. Gildas le Lidec - Ambassador of France to Ivory Coast.


French Embassy in Abidjan, Ivory Coast 17 rue Lecoeur BP 175 et 176 Abidjan Ivory Coast









Mr. Gildas le Lidec - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Ivory Coast require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the French embassy in Abidjan 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 Abidjan before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.ambafrance-ci.org ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+225) or email

Consulates of France in Ivory Coast

Next to the embassy in Abidjan there could be additional French consulates located in Ivory Coast.

Please check below for the locations of the French consulates in Ivory Coast.

French Consulates in Ivory Coast

Next to the embassy in Abidjan, France has consulates in the following cities: Bouake, Daloa, San Pedro and Yamoussoukro