Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany
Stephan Röken, Ambassador in Senegal, Gambia and Guinea-Bissau
+221 33 889 48 84
+ 221 33 822 52 99 or +49 30 1817 67262
Ambassade de la République fédérale d'Allemagne, B.P. 2100, Dakar, Senegal.
20, Avenue Pasteur, Dakar.
VISA APPLICATIONS (only in Dakar)
SCHENGEN: Mondays to Fridays. 08:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
NATIONAL: Thursday: 08:30 a.m. to 10.30. am.
Appointments are available: online booking
IMPORTANT: Access to the visa section ist strictly on appointment only. Please consult our online booking system for making a visa application appointment.
COLLECTION OF PASSPORT (Visa):
Banjul: Wednesdays: 1:30 to 2:30 p.m.
Dakar: Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays at 01:30 p.m.
Banjul: Monday, Wednesday and Thursday: 9.00 a.m. to 12.00 a.m.
Dakar: Monday and Friday 09:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Contacts Consulary Services:
Fax Consulary services: +221 33 822 52 99
In case of emergency outside regular Business hours:
In case of emergency German citizens can contact the embassy after hours and on weekends by mobile phone (contact via sms is possible) on (+221) 77 638 64 41. This service is intended for emergencies only.
Please note that information on visa matters cannot and will not be given by the Embassy's emergency duty officer.
Administrative / consular district
Senegal, The Gambia and Guinea-Bissau
German, English, Wolof
OFFICIAL CLOSURES 2020
01.01. New Year's Day
04.04. National Day of the Republic of Senegal
10.04. Good Friday
13.04. Easter Monday
01.05. Labour Day
08.05. 75th Anniversary of the End of World War II
21.05. Ascension Day
24.05. Korité (presumably)
01.06. Whit Monday
31.07. Tabaski (presumably)
03.10. Day of German Unity
24./25./26.12. Christmas holidays
31.12. New Year's Eve