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U.S. Citizen Services

Welcome to the Consular Section in Dakar, Senegal

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U.S. Citizen services

All routine consular services at the U.S. Embassy Dakar, Senegal are provided by appointment only to U.S. citizens visiting or residing in Senegal or Guinea-Bissau.  You may schedule an appointment  through our online appointment system. We will not accept appointments for routine services via telephone, email or walk-in requests.

Emergency cases (such as medical emergencies, deaths, or arrests involving American citizens) are handled on a walk-in basis. American Citizens who need emergency services are welcome to come during normal U.S. Embassy hours which are Monday through Thursday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and Fridays from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

To schedule an appointment for passport services or a Consular Report of Birth Abroad(CRBA), click here and follow the instructions.

To schedule an appointment for notarial or additional services, click here and follow the instructions.

Contact us at DakarACS@state.gov

Contact the consular Section

  • The Consular Section is located in the U.S. Embassy on the Route des Almadies.

    Email: DakarACS@state.gov
    Tel: (221) 33-879-4000

    After Hours Emergency
    Tel: (221) 33-879-4444

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