The U.S. Embassy in Dar es Salaam accepts payments in U.S. dollars or the equivalent in Tanzanian shillings. We accept only cash or credit cards. Please note you must have the credit card with you in order to make payment by credit card.
Appointments are required for visa applications. To book an appointment and learn more about the process, please click here.
For questions on nonimmigrant visas, please email email@example.com.
For questions on immigrant visas, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Visa applicants may not bring phones, large bags, computers, or electronics into the Embassy. The Embassy cannot store these items for you.
If you need reasonable accommodation for your appointment, we encourage you to request your accommodation immediately once you schedule your appointment. We make every effort to provide accommodations to persons with disabilities and medical conditions. Reasonable accommodations vary, depending on the situation and the person’s needs.
Examples of accommodations include, but are not limited to:
If you are unable to provide fingerprints because of a medical condition, including birth defects, physical deformities, skin conditions, you may qualify for a fingerprint waiver for certain fingers.
The waiting room of the Consular Section and its restroom is wheelchair-accessible.