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Consulate of France in Parakou

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French Diplomatic mission in Benin. 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 Parakou is not the only diplomatic representation of France in Benin. On this page you can also find all other French consulates located in Benin.


French Vice Consulate in Parakou, Benin Hotel Les routiers B. P. 81 Parakou Benin


(+229) 23 61 04 01





Monique Mounier, Vice-Consul

Office Hours:

Consulate Appointment

For an appointment at the French consulate in Benin, please check in first instance the consulate website .

In the case that you are not able to arrange an appointment through the website you can contact the consulate in Parakou by telephone (+229) 23 61 04 01 or email

Visa and Passports

The consulate of France in Parakou can inform you about the scope of services they offer.

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

Travel Insurance for Benin

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

Opening Hours

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

French Consulates in Benin

The French Consulate in Parakou is not the only French consular office in the region. For your convenience we also listed below all other consulates of France located in Benin. A French consulate can be found in the city of: Natitingou, Ouidah and Parakou

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

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

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

The Consulate of France in Parakou could have adjusted its services due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Contact the consulate before visiting.