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Address and Opening hours



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Addis Ababa Visa Application Centre

Intercontinental Addis Hotel, 6ème étage Nouveau complexe commercial, Kazanchis quarter, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Access to our Visa Application Centres is restricted to visa applicants or those deemed to have a legitimate reason to accompany the applicant. This includes:

  • Escorting a minor, assisting an elderly person or someone with a disability or learning difficulty.
  • Non-applicants will be required to submit contact details, ID and declare their connection to the visa applicant.

    Failing to provide the requested details may result in access being denied to non-applicants.

    Prefer not to travel back to our Visa Application Centre to collect your passport when your application has been considered?

    Avoid unnecessary travel, save time, and avoid the crowds by having your passport returned to you by courier.

    Payment: Available Onsite


    Opening Hours (except public holidays)

    Opening Hours From Monday to Friday

    08:00 - 16:00
    Application Submission From Monday to Friday

    08:30 - 13:30
    Prime Time Appointments From Monday to Friday

    08:00 - 08:30 / 13:00 - 13:30
    Passport Return From Monday to Friday

    14:00 - 16:00

    Public Holidays 2023

    Friday, 6th of JanuaryEthiopian Christmas
    Thursday, 19th of JanuaryEthiopian Epiphany
    Thursday, 2nd of MarchAdwa Victory Day
    Friday, 14th of AprilGood Friday
    Thursday, 21st of AprilEid Al Fitr
    Monday, 1st of MayLabour Day
    Friday, 5th of MayPatriots' Victory Day
    Wednesday, 28th of JuneEid Al Adha
    Tuesday, 12th of SeptemberEthiopian New Year
    Tuesday, 26th of SeptemberProphet Muhammad's Birthday
    Wednesday, 27th of SeptemberFinding of the true cross
    Thursday, 28th of SeptemberMeskel
    Monday, 25th of DecemberChristmas Day