Contact Information

If you require additional help please contact us.  All routine American Services are available by appointment ONLY.

Emergency Consular Services will always be available to American citizens and their families in distress due to illness, destitution, arrest, crime, death, or disaster. American citizens and their families facing these emergency situations should call the Embassy at [255] (22) 229-4000, dial ‘0’ for the operator,and you will be routed to either the Consular Section or the 24-hour Duty Officer.

The Consular Section is open to U.S. citizens for routine consular services from:

  • Monday – Thursday 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM
  • Friday 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM

The Embassy is closed on official American and Tanzanian holidays and the Consular Section is closed to the public the last Thursday of each month to allow for administrative affairs and in-service training.


For all other inquiries, please email us at  You will receive a response within 2 business days.


The Embassy is located at:

686 Old Bagamoyo Road, Msasani
P.O. Box 9123
Dar es Salaam