Embassy of Sweden in Lusaka

Welcome to the Embassy of Sweden in Lusaka, Zambia.

Office hours:
Monday – Thursday: 07.45-16.45
Friday: 07.45-13.30

Visa section opening hours:

From the 1 of June 2016 the Migration section will only receive customers through a pre-booking system. Appointment times are given via e-mail (ambassaden.lusaka-visum@gov.se). There is more information about the specific information requested for scheduling appointment times at the Embassy.

Visa section telephone hours:
Monday – Friday 08.30-09.00 

Consular affairs for Swedish nationals, legalizations and other notary matters including passport applications only after appointment.

Telephone hours for booking an appointment and other consular enquiries: Monday, Wednesday and Friday 09.00-11.00.

Telephone number:
+260 211 25 17 11


For urgent consular cases outside the Embassy's working hours you will be redirected to the Consular Emergency Centre in Stockholm, Sweden.

Please note that passport matters are not an emergency.

During 2017 the Embassy is closed:
Friday 13 April (Good Friday)

Monday 17 April (Easter Monday)

Monday 1 May (Labour Day)

Thursday 25 May (Africa Freedom Day)

Friday 23 June (Swedish Midsummer)

Monday 3 July (Heroes’ Day)

Tuesday 4 July (Unity Day)

Monday 24 October (Independence Day)

Monday 25 December (Christmas Day)

Tuesday 26 December (Boxing Day)

Visit us:

Haile Selassie Avenue
Opposite Ndeke House

Postal address

Embassy of Sweden
P.O. Box 50264 Ridgeway
10101 Lusaka

Phone, fax, email:

Tel: +260 211 25 17 11
Fax: +260 211 25 40 49