Embassy of India in Dar es Salaam


The Indian Embassy in Tanzania is a bilateral mission in Dar es Salaam and promotes Indian interests in Tanzania. The embassy of India also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Tanzania. The Indian Embassy in Dar es Salaam is headed by Mr Debnath Shaw, High Commissioner of India to Tanzania.


Indian High Commission in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania 82, Kinondoni Road P. O. Box 2684 Dar es Salaam Tanzania


(+255) 22-266-9040 / 1


(+255) 22-266-9043 / 50






Mr Debnath Shaw, High Commissioner

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Tanzania require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Indian 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 India

For all Indian visa related matters contact the embassy in Dar es Salaam before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.hcindiatz.org ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+255) 22-266-9040 / 1 or email hco@hcindiatz.org

Consulates of India in Tanzania

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

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

Indian Consulates in Tanzania

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

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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