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Consulate of the United Kingdom in Nouakchott

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British Diplomatic mission in Mauritania. On this page you will find info on specific details such as consulate contact information, web presence, consular office hours and directions to the consulate. The consulate in Nouakchott is not the only diplomatic representation of the United Kingdom in Mauritania. On this page you can also find all other British consulates located in Mauritania.


"Consular Department" Of the British Embassy in Nouakchott, Mauritania - Rue 42-163 - B.P. 213 - Tevragh Zeina - Nouakchott - Mauritania


(+222) 45256986






Consul General

Office Hours:

By appointment

Consulate Appointment

For an appointment at the British consulate in Mauritania, please check in first instance the consulate website gov.uk/world/organisations/british-embassy-nouakchott/.

In the case that you are not able to arrange an appointment through the website you can contact the consulate in Nouakchott by telephone (+222) 45256986 or email

Visa and Passports

The consulate of the United Kingdom in Nouakchott can inform you about the scope of services they offer.

Always contact the British consulate before a visit since not every consulate in Mauritania offers visa and/or passport services.

Travel Insurance for Mauritania

A valid travel insurance is very important when you visit Mauritania. Check for details on our Travel page

Opening Hours

Please note: Consulate opening hours can vary. Always contact the Consulate before a visit.

British Consulates in Mauritania

The British Consulate in Nouakchott is not the only British consular office in the region. For your convenience we also listed below all other consulates of the United Kingdom located in Mauritania. A British consulate can be found in the city of: Nouakchott

Keep in mind that a consulate can have more or less or different consular services.

Search your Hotel close to the British Consulate in Nouakchott

When you need to find a place to stay close to the British consulate we provide a handy hotel search box for accommodation in a hotel or guesthouse in Nouakchott, Mauritania.

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

The Consulate of the United Kingdom in Nouakchott could have adjusted its services due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Contact the consulate before visiting.