Our mission

We cover Senegal, Cape Verde and Guinea-Bissau. Our mission is to enhance the security and prosperity of the UK, and to contribute to sustainable development in the region, in particular through supporting bilateral trade and investment, encouraging democracy and good governance and working with regional and international partners to reduce conflict and beat drug-trafficking and other international crimes in the region. We also support British nationals and provide visa services to our customers.


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British Embassy Dakar

We represent the UK and support British interests in Senegal. We develop and maintain relations between the UK and Senegal at all levels and in a wide range of fields. We also cover Guinea-Bissau and Cape Verde.

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British Embassy Dakar

BP 6025 Dakar

Office hours:
Monday to Thursday
8am to 4:30pm
8am to 12:30pm

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