Embassy of Italy in Abidjan


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


Italian Embassy in Abidjan, Ivory Coast 16, Rue de la Canebiore 01 B.P. 1905 Abidjan 01 Ivory Coast


(+225) 22 48 53 77 (+225) 22 44 61 70


(+225) 22 44 35 87






Mr Giovanni Polizzi - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Ivory Coast require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Italian 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 Italy

For all Italian visa related matters contact the embassy in Abidjan before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.ambabidjan.esteri.it ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+225) 22 48 53 77 (+225) 22 44 61 70 or email ambitali@aviso.ci

Consulates of Italy in Ivory Coast

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

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

Italian Consulates in Ivory Coast

Next to the embassy in Abidjan, Italy has consulates in the following cities: (if there are no cities mentioned here that means that Italy does not have any consulates located in Ivory Coast ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the Italian Embassy in Abidjan offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from Ivory Coast to Italy as wel as for Italian citizens in Ivory Coast. Generally, services comprise of visa applications, passport renewals, marriage registration, legalization of documents, birth of a child, Italian nationality issues and more. Contact the consular department directly by telephone or email.