Postal address

Embassy of Sweden
P.O. Box 9274
Dar es Salaam

Visit us

Mirambo Street/Garden Avenue
Dar es Salaam


+255 22 219 6500



General Enquiries: All visits to the embassy must be booked in advance.  

Telephone hours: 

Monday to Thursday 08.00-15.00, Friday 08.00-12.00

Telephone hours for consular and migration matters: 

Monday and Wednesday 14.00 - 15.00.

E-mail for consular inquieries:

E-mail for migration inquieries:

Consular matters for Swedish citizens including passport matters

Opening hours for consular matters including passport matters must be booked in advance. The reception times are Tuesdays and Thursdays between 13.30 and 15.00. All visits must be booked in advance. Contact the embassy to book an appointment at  

For urgent consular matters outside office hours, contact the embassy by telephone +255 (0) 22-2196 500 and press "0" to be connected to the officer on duty at the Foreign Ministry's consular emergency room in Stockholm.

Matters concerning residence and work permits

Applications in migration matters are only accepted by appointment. The embassy is unable to accept applications from applicants who have not booked an appointment. Visiting hours are Tuesdays between 08.30-11.00 via email address:  

The Swedish embassy in Dar es Salaam does NOT handle Schengen visas, read more here

Holidays 2024

  • 2024-01-01
    New Year Day
  • 2024-03-29
    Good Friday
  • 2024-04-01
    Easter Monday
  • 2024-04-11
    Eid al-Fitr
  • 2024-04-26
    Union Day
  • 2024-05-01
    Labour Day
  • 2024-06-17
    Eid al-Hajj
  • 2024-10-14
    Nyere Day
  • 2024-12-09
    Independence Day
  • 2024-12-24
    Christmas Eve
  • 2024-12-25
    Christmas Day
  • 2024-12-26
    Boxing Day