Embassy of Tanzania in Washington


The Tanzanian Embassy in the United States is a bilateral mission in Washington and promotes Tanzanian interests in the United States. The embassy of Tanzania also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of the United States. The Tanzanian Embassy in Washington is headed by Mwanaidi Sinare Maajar - Ambassador of Tanzania to the United States.


Tanzanian Embassy in Washington, the United States 1232 22nd Street, NW Washington D.C. 20008 United States


(+1) 202 884 1080 (+1) 202 939 6125 / 7


(+1) 202 797 7408






Mwanaidi Sinare Maajar - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in the United States require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Tanzanian embassy in Washington 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 Washington before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.tanzaniaembassy-us.org ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+1) 202 884 1080 (+1) 202 939 6125 / 7 or email ubalozi@tanzaniaembassy-us.org

Consulates of Tanzania in the United States

Next to the embassy in Washington there could be additional Tanzanian consulates located in the United States.

Please check below for the locations of the Tanzanian consulates in the United States.

Tanzanian Consulates in the United States

Next to the embassy in Washington, Tanzania has consulates in the following cities: Albuquerque, Atlanta, Detroit, Minneapolis, New Orleans, Philadelphia, San Francisco and St Louis

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the Tanzanian Embassy in Washington offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from United States to Tanzania as wel as for Tanzanian citizens in United States. 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.