Embassy of Italy in Dar es Salaam


The Italian Embassy in Tanzania is a bilateral mission in Dar es Salaam and promotes Italian interests in Tanzania. The embassy of Italy also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Tanzania. The Italian Embassy in Dar es Salaam is headed by Mr Pierluigi Velardi - Ambassador of Italy to Tanzania.


Italian Embassy in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania 316, Lugalo Road Upanga P.O. Box 2106 Dar es Salaam Tanzania


(+255) 22 211 5935 / 6 (+255) 22 212 3010 / 1


(+255) 22 211 5938






Mr Pierluigi Velardi - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

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

For all Italian visa related matters contact the embassy in Dar es Salaam before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.ambdaressalaam.esteri.it ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+255) 22 211 5935 / 6 (+255) 22 212 3010 / 1 or email segr.dar@esteri.it

Consulates of Italy in Tanzania

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

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

Italian Consulates in Tanzania

Next to the embassy in Dar es Salaam, Italy has consulates in the following cities: Arusha and Zanzibar

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the Italian Embassy in Dar es Salaam offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from Tanzania to Italy as wel as for Italian citizens in Tanzania. 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.