Welcome to the Consular Section in Dakar, Senegal
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.
For the latest emergency and security messages sent to U.S. citizens enrolled in the STEP Program see here.
- How to get to the American Embassy in Dakar (PDF 58 KB)
- Map to get to the American Embassy in Dakar (PDF 172 KB)
Contact us at DakarACS@state.gov