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.
Tel: (221) 33-879-4000
After Hours Emergency
Tel: (221) 33-879-4444
Note: The Consular Section is closed for Training days and U.S. and Senegalese National Holidays.