Embassy of Tanzania in Kigali


The Tanzanian Embassy in Rwanda is a bilateral mission in Kigali and promotes Tanzanian interests in Rwanda. The embassy of Tanzania also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Rwanda. The Tanzanian Embassy in Kigali is headed by Dr Marwa Mwita Matiko, High Commissioner of Tanzania to Rwanda.


Tanzanian High Commission in Kigali, Rwanda Plot No 1253 Kimihurura III B.P. 3973 Kigali Rwanda


(+250) 252 505 400


(+250) 252 585 301





Dr Marwa Mwita Matiko, High Commissioner

Office Hours:

Mon-Thu: 08.00-16.30 Fri: 08.00-12.30

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Rwanda require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Tanzanian embassy in Kigali 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 Tanzania

For all Tanzanian visa related matters contact the embassy in Kigali before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website () or contact the visa department by telephone (+250) 252 505 400 or email tanzarep@tanzarep.gov.rw

Consulates of Tanzania in Rwanda

Next to the embassy in Kigali there could be additional Tanzanian consulates located in Rwanda.

Please check below for the locations of the Tanzanian consulates in Rwanda.

Tanzanian Consulates in Rwanda

Next to the embassy in Kigali, Tanzania has consulates in the following cities: (if there are no cities mentioned here that means that Tanzania does not have any consulates located in Rwanda ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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