Embassy of Finland, Dar es Salaam

Countries

Burundi, Rwanda, Tanzania

Office hours

Mon-Thu 7.15 - 15.30, Fri 7.15 - 12.30 (please check customer service hours below)

Customer service

The Embassy serves Finnish citizens and permanent residents of Finland according to the consular services act. The Embassy also provides passport and notary services such as regarding registrations to the Digital and Population Data Services Agency.

Until further notice, the Embassy receives residence permit applications in the following categories only:

  • Working in Finland 
  • Family ties
  • Studying

Due to the coronavirus pandemic Schengen visa applications can only be submitted in the following categories:

  • Family member of a Finnish citizen
  • Family member of an EU or Schengen member state citizen residing in Finland
  • Essential reason, for example, the birth of one's own child, a serious illness of a close relative, one's own wedding, dating relationship

Customer service is given by appointment only.

Requests for appointments and inquiries by email to consular.dar(a)formin.fi.

Telephone exchange

  • +255 22 221 2400

Fax

  • +255 22 2212 433

Phone

  • +255 754 631 688

Email

Post address

Embassy of Finland
PO Box 2455
DAR ES SALAAM
TANZANIA

Visiting address

Mirambo Street, Garden Avenue
DAR ES SALAAM
TANZANIA

Riitta Swan
Head of Mission
Ambassador
Sari Uusi-Rauva
Deputy Head of Mission
Timo Voipio
Councellor, head of cooperation
Heini Vihemäki
Councellor, forestry and innovation systems
Erja Päivärinta
Attaché (Admin)
Suvi Saarinen
Attaché (Consular)
William Nambiza
Coordinator
development cooperation
Asna Mshana
Programme Coordinator, local cooperation fund
Arja Wakuwile
Assistant to the Ambassador
Aisha Said
Assistant
development cooperation
Lucy Rugambwa
Receptionist
Marika Kortesalmi
Intern