Emergency Contact Information for U.S. Citizens

If you are an American citizen and find yourself in an emergency situation you can contact someone at the Embassy 24 hours a day.

For after hours emergencies, on weekends or on holidays, please call (+225) 2249 4450 and ask to speak to the Duty Officer. To call from the U.S, please dial: 00 225 2249 4450 .

For emergency issues, during business hours, please call (+225) 2249 4103, Monday through Thursday, 07:45 am to 16:30 pm, or Friday, 07:45 am to 12:30. To call from the U.S, please dial: 00 225 2249 4103

Please note: these phone numbers are NOT for visa inquiries.

Inquiries regarding routine American Citizens Services should be sent to AbjAmCit@state.gov

If you wish to register with our Embassy, please go to the website: https://step.state.gov/