U.S. Embassy Dar es Salaam,
686 Old Bagamoyo Road, Msasani,
P.O. Box 9123
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Tel: +255 22 229-4000
For after-hours emergencies involving a U.S. citizen, dial the number listed above and select ‘0’ for immediate assistance.
We request all U.S. citizens traveling overseas to enroll in the State Department’s Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive email updates to our safety messages.
If you are a U.S. citizen with a question about routine consular services for U.S. citizens, please click here.
We answer visa and residency questions only during regular business hours. Click here for visa information.
FAQs: Embassy Holidays
PLEASE NOTE THAT TO LIMIT THE RISK OF SPREADING COVID-19, VISITORS TO THE U.S. EMBASSY MUST WEAR A MASK AT ALL TIMES WHEN ON THE EMBASSY COMPOUND AND PRACTICE SOCIAL DISTANCING WHENEVER POSSIBLE.
Visitors may not bring large bags, computers, or large electronics into the Embassy, and the Embassy cannot store these items. Visitors also cannot bring phones into the Embassy. There is limited phone storage available only for visitors with an American Citizen Services appointment (U.S. passport, Consular Report of Birth Abroad, or notarial service). The Embassy is not responsible for any lost or damaged items held in storage. Visitors should leave prohibited items at home or make alternate arrangements for the items’ secure storage.
Additionally, the U.S. Embassy in Dar Es Salaam does not provide parking facilities to members of the public seeking consular services. The Embassy strongly recommends that those seeking consular services plan to utilize public parking, arrive by taxi, or use the passenger drop-off point located in front of the consular entrance to the Embassy compound.