Embassy of Germany in Ouagadougou


The German Embassy in Burkina Faso is a bilateral mission in Ouagadougou and promotes German interests in Burkina Faso. The embassy of Germany also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Burkina Faso. The German Embassy in Ouagadougou is headed by Mr Christian Germann - Ambassador of Germany to Burkina Faso.


German Embassy in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso 399, Avenue Joseph Badoua 01 B.P. 600 Ouagadougou 01 Burkina Faso


(+226) 50 30 67 31 / 2


(+226) 50 31 39 91






Mr Christian Germann - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Burkina Faso require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the German embassy in Ouagadougou 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 Germany

For all German visa related matters contact the embassy in Ouagadougou before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.ouagadougou.diplo.de ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+226) 50 30 67 31 / 2 or email info@ouagadougou.diplo.de

Consulates of Germany in Burkina Faso

Next to the embassy in Ouagadougou there could be additional German consulates located in Burkina Faso.

Please check below for the locations of the German consulates in Burkina Faso.

German Consulates in Burkina Faso

Next to the embassy in Ouagadougou, Germany has consulates in the following cities: (if there are no cities mentioned here that means that Germany does not have any consulates located in Burkina Faso ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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