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Consulate of France in Bukavu

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French Diplomatic mission in Congo (Democratic Republic). 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 Bukavu is not the only diplomatic representation of France in Congo (Democratic Republic). On this page you can also find all other French consulates located in Congo (Democratic Republic).


Honorary Consulate of France in Bukavu, Congo (Democratic Republic) - 93 Avenue Lundula - commune Ibenda - Bukavu - Congo (Democratic Republic)


(+243) 993 323 711 & (+243) 817 374 820







Mr Guillaume de Candolle - Honorary Consul

Office Hours:

By appointment

Consulate Appointment

For an appointment at the French consulate in Congo (Democratic Republic), please check in first instance the consulate website cd.ambafrance.org/Les-agences-consulaires-en-RDC.

In the case that you are not able to arrange an appointment through the website you can contact the consulate in Bukavu by telephone (+243) 993 323 711 & (+243) 817 374 820 or email decandolleguillaume@gmail.com

Visa and Passports

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

Always contact the French consulate before a visit since not every consulate in Congo (Democratic Republic) offers visa and/or passport services.

Travel Insurance for Congo (Democratic Republic)

A valid travel insurance is very important when you visit Congo (Democratic Republic). 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 Congo (Democratic Republic)

The French Consulate in Bukavu is not the only French consular office in the region. For your convenience we also listed below all other consulates of France located in Congo (Democratic Republic). A French consulate can be found in the city of: Bukavu and Lubumbashi

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

Search your Hotel close to the French Consulate in Bukavu

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 Bukavu, Congo (Democratic Republic).

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

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

Contact the consulate before visiting.