GOING TO SENEGAL?

*****The pandemic travel restrictions to Senegal have been lifted since 01/09/2021 for passengers holding UK or EU passports*****

The special authorisation to board a flight from the UK, Ireland or Iceland is now no longer being provided. However, should you face difficulties boarding a plane flying to Senegal from the UK, ireland or Iceland, you are advised to ask the airlines that you are travelling with to contact the Embassy on phone or email for confirmation of this new travel rule.

Telephone:
020 7938 4048

Email:
info@senegal-embassy.uk 

Continue reading for other nationalities. 

UPDATED TRAVEL CONDITIONS FOR AIRLINES SERVING SENEGAL

OBJECT

The purpose of this information note is to determine the conditions for taking passengers by the airlines authorised to operate air services to Senegal. It replaces the note N ° 1215 MTTA / SG of July 14, 2020.

Circular Ministry of Tourism and Air Transport

Lifting of Covid-19 travel restrictions to Senegal for UK and Europeans citizens

(PDF – 1 Mo – French)

Circular Ministry of Tourism and Air Transport

Negative PCR Covid-19 test exemption if double vaccinated

(PDF – 1 Mo – French)

CONDITIONS FOR TAKING PASSENGERS

Airlines whose operating programs have been approved by the Civil Aviation Authority or which have useful ad hoc authorisation are only authorized to board passengers who meet the following conditions:

  • the passenger must be a resident of a country that is not on the list of countries whose residents are affected by a temporary restriction on non-essential travel to Senegal (appendix 1);
  • in case of transit in Senegal, the passenger must meet the required conditions published by the country of destination.

EXEMPTION

When temporary travel restrictions continue to apply to a third country (see appendix 1), the following categories of people are exempt from the travel restriction, regardless of the purpose of the trip:

  • UK citizens
  • Nationals of member states of the West African Economic and Monetary Union (UEMOA) or of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS);
  • Nationals of member states of the European Union (EU);
  • Third-country nationals regularly established in Senegal and holding a residence permit issued by the competent services of the Republic of Senegal
  • Travelers with an essential function or needs (see appendix 2)

FINAL PROVISIONS

The above provisions come into force on 01/09/2021 and will be regularly updated in the same form. These provisions are without prejudice to immigration formalities and health conditions in force.

APPENDIX I

List of the countries whose nationals are subject to a temporary restriction on traveling to Senegal

  1. Africa

All countries applying a restriction for the movement of Senegalese nationals.

  1. America

All countries applying a restriction for the movement of Senegalese nationals.

  1. Asia

All countries applying a restriction for the movement of Senegalese nationals.

  1. Europe

All countries applying a restriction for the movement of Senegalese nationals with the exception of member-countries of the European Union.

APPENDIX II

Specific categories of travelers with a function or essential needs:

  1. Airline flight personnel;
  2. Passengers in transit;
  3. Diplomats, staff of international organizations and people who are invited by the Government or international organizations and whose physical presence is necessary for the proper functioning of these organizations or of work carried out in Senegal;
  4. Health professionals, researchers in the health field;
  5. Military personnel, humanitarian workers and civil protection personnel in the performance of their duties;
  6. Passengers traveling for imperative family reasons;
  7. People in need of international protection or for other humanitarian reasons;
  8. Third country nationals who are studying in Senegal;
  9. Highly qualified third-country nationals if their employment is economically necessary and their work cannot be postponed or carried out abroad;
  10. Persons duly authorized by a competent authority mandated by the Senegalese government.

PASSENGER LOCATOR FORM

Documents to be downloaded and filled in before your trip to Senegal.

This form shall be presented to the transport companies before boarding and to the border control authorities.

Passenger locator form

(Pdf-1 page English)

NEED A SPECIAL AUTHORISATION TO BOARD?

Following Note No. 1386/MTTA/ANACIM/DG dated 01 September 2021 from the Ministry of Tourism and Air Transport, certain passengers l will have to obtain “a special authorisation to embark (SBA)” issued by a Senegalese embassy.

HOW TO APPLY FOR A SBA?

Applicants can email their requests to info@senegal-embassy.uk and attach the following documents:

– copy of valid passport;

– copy of the plane ticket;

– LOI or reason for the trip

– PDF application form to be filled in electronically using capital letters

Processing time is 5 working days.

HOW TO FIND OUT IF I’M SUBJECT TO A SBA?

The special authorisation concerns nationals whose countries have put an entry restriction to their territory on Senegalese nationals.

COVID-19 TEST REQUIREMENTS

A PCR test 72 hours before your departure is required for entry at Senegal borders.

Application form

This form should be filled in electronically based on the model on the left and emailed to info@senegal-embassy.uk with the required supporting documents.


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NOT TRAVELLING FROM THE UK, IRELAND OR ICELAND?

Reach out to one of our offices in the country where your flight is departing from for assistance. 

LIST OF SENEGAL'S EMBASSIES

Embassy of the Republic of Senegal in Algiers

Postal address:
8 bis Lotissement Djenane – Dely Brahim – Algiers

Telephone:
021.91.86.36
021.91.86.59

Fax:
021.91.86.16

website:
www.ambassadesenegal.dz

Embassy of the Republic of Senegal in Brussels

Postal address:
Chaussé de Waterloo 1039,1180
Bruxelles

Telephone:
+(32) 2 673 00 97
+(32) 2 673 43 97

Fax:
+(32) 2 675 0460

Email address:
ambassadesenegal@skynet.be
senegal.ambassade@coditel.net

Embassy of the Republic of Senegal in Ouagadougou

Postal address:
Secteur 15 / Ouaga 2000
Boulevard MouhamarKhadafi
Avenue El Salifou CISSE
BP :01-3226 ouagadougou 01

Telephone:
(226) 50 37 40 71

Fax :
(226) 50 37 47 98

Email address:
ambassadesenegal@fasonet.bf

Embassy of the Republic of Senegal in Ottawa

Postal address:
57 Marlborough Avenue
Ottawa, Ontario, K1N 8E8
Canada

Telephone:
(613) 238-6392, -6393

Fax:
(613) 238-2695

Email address:
amy.laye@ambsencanada.org

website:
www.ambsencanada.org

This embassy also covers the following countries and international organisations: Cuba-OACI

Embassy of the Republic of Senegal in Praia

Postal address:
Rue Abilio M.Macedo Plateau / Praia

Telephone:
+(238) 615 621

Fax :
+(238) 612 838

Embassy of the Republic of Senegal in Beijing

Postal address:
305 Dong Wai Diplomatic Office Buiding No. 23,
Dongzhimenwai Da Jie, Beijing 100600

Telephone:
(+86) 10 6532 5035
(+86) 10 6532 3798

Embassy of the Republic of Senegal in Cairo

Postal address:
46, Rue Adbel Moneim Riad,
Mohandessine, Cairo

Telephone:
(202) 33 46 09 46
(202) 33 46 10 39

Email address:
ambassenelecaire@gmail.com

This embassy also covers the following countries: Sudan-Israel

Embassy of the Republic of Senegal in Addis Ababa

Postal address:
Africa Avenue, Addis Ababa

Telephone:
+(251) 611 376
+(251) 611 086

Fax:
+(251) 610 020

This embassy also covers the following countries and international organisations: Eritrea-Djibouti-Uganda-Somalia-African Union

Embassy of the Republic of Senegal in Paris

Postal address:
14, Avenue Robert-Schuman,
7éme Arrondissement, Paris

Telephone:
+(33) 1 47 05 39 45

Fax :
+(33) 1 45 56 04 30

Website:
www.ambasseneparis.com

Embassy of the Republic of Senegal in Libreville

Postal address:
Quartier Sobraga-Libreville

Telephone:
(241) 77 42 67

Fax:
(241) 72 66 64

This embassy also covers the following countries: Equatorial Guinea – Angola – Sao Tomé and Principe

Embassy of the Republic of Senegal in Banjul

Postal address:
59, Kairaba Avenue Banjul Gambia
BP 385

Telephone:
+220.373.752

Fax :
+220.373.750

Embassy of the Republic of Senegal in Berlin

Postal address:
Deffauerstrasse 28/29-Berlin

Telephone:
+(49) 30 85 62 190

Fax :
+(49) 30 85 62 192

Website:
www.botschaft-senegal.de

This embassy also covers the following countries and international organisations: Austria-Bosni-Herzégovinia-Bulgaria-Croatia-Georgia-Hungary-Liechtenstein-Moldavia- Czech Republic -Slovakia-
Ukraine, ONUDI-OPEP

Embassy of the Republic of Senegal in Accra

Postal address:
PMB CT 342 Cantonments Airport Residential, opposite Banking College Kwei Okyerema St, Accra, Ghana

Telephone:
+(233) 30 278 5422
+(233) 21 77 02 86

Fax :
+(223) 21 77 02 86

Embassy of the Republic of Senegal in Bissau

Postal address:
43, Rue Omar Torrijos / Bissau

Telephone:
+(245) 21 29 44
+(245) 21 03 99

Fax :
+(245) 20 17 48

Embassy of the Republic of Senegal in Conakry

Postal address:
Coleache Corniche Sud / Conakry

Telephone:
+(224) 446 132
+(224) 462 390

Embassy of the Republic of Senegal in New Delhi

Postal address:
C 6/11 Vasant Vihar
New Delhi 110057

Telephone:
+(9111) 2614 7687

Fax:
+ (9111) 2614 0725

Email address:
embassy@senindia.org

website:
www.embsenindia.org

Embassy of the Republic of Senegal in Tehran

Postal address:
Eljah (Fayyazi), Fereshteh St., No. 39

Telephone:
22619569

Fax :
22619579

Embassy of the Republic of Senegal in Rome

Postal address:
Via Stoppani, 7 – 00197 Roma

Telephone:
066872381
066872353
066865212

Fax:
0668219294

Email address:
ambasenequiri@tiscali.it

Embassy of the Republic of Senegal in Abidjan

Postal address:
Immeuble Nabil Choucair
Rue du Commerce
Abidjan, BP : 2165

Telephone:
(225) 20 332 876
(225) 20 324 178

Fax :
(225) 20 325 039

Embassy of the Republic of Senegal in Tokyo

Postal address:
Chancery: 1-3-4, Aobadai, Meguro-ku, Tokyo.
Post Code: 153-0042

Telephone:
03-3464-8451

Email address:
ambbsd@yahoo.fr

This embassy also covers the following countries: Philippines-Indonesia

Embassy of the Republic of Senegal in Kuwait City

Postal address:
Al Rawdah Plot 1 – Street 13 – Villa 364
Kuwait City

Telephone:
22573477
22510823

Embassy of the Republic of Senegal in Kuala Lumpur

Postal address:
38, Lorong Tiga, Kampung Desa Pahlawan,
55000 Kuala Lumpur, Selangor, Malaysia

Telephone:
+60 3-9200 1576

Email address:
senamkl@yahoo.com

Embassy of the Republic of Senegal in Bamako

Postal address:
341, Rue 287, Av. Nelson Mandela
Bamako

Telephone:
+(223) 2 218 273
+(223) 2 218 274

Fax :
+(223) 2 211 780

Embassy of the Republic of Senegal in Nouakchott

Postal address:
Z.R.A, Villa n.500 Tavragh Zeina
Nouakchott
BP: 2551

Telephone:
+(222) 525 72 90
+(222) 525 72 91

Fax :
+(222) 525 72 91

Embassy of the Republic of Senegal in Rabat

Postal address:
17, Rue Cadi Ben Hamadi Senhadji Souissi
Rabat, BP : 365

Telephone:
+(212) 37 754 171

Fax :
+(212) 37 639 163

Embassy of the Republic of Senegal in The Hague

Postal address:
Laan Van Meerdervoort 22
2517AK ‘s-Gravenhage

Telephone:
+31 70 216 28 08

Fax:
+31 70 216 22 86

Email address:
ambassadesenegal@ziggo.nl

This embassy also covers the following countries: Norway, Sweden

Embassy of the Republic of Senegal in Niamey

Postal address:
B.I.A.O. Niamey

Telephone:
(+227) 20 73 91 37

Embassy of the Republic of Senegal in Lagos

Postal address:
14, Kofo Abayomi Road, Victoria Island
Abuja

Telephone:
(234) 1 261 17 22

Fax:
(234) 1 261 42 26

Embassy of the Republic of Senegal in Muscat

Postal address:
PO Box 702
Shatti Al Qurum
PC 130 Muscat

Telephone:
2494 9496

Fax:
2460 2423

Email address:
ambasene@omantel.net.om

Embassy of the Republic of Senegal in Warsaw

Postal address:
Ul. biedronki 6302-956
Warsaw

Telephone:
0048226516036

Fax :
0048226515617

Embassy of the Republic of Senegal in Lisbon

Postal address:
Rua Antonio Pedro- n.46
Lisbonne

Telephone:
+(351) 213 16 01 80

Fax:
+(351) 213 16 25 30

Email address:
bpbull@mail.telepac.pt

Embassy of the Republic of Senegal in Doha

Postal address:
New Salata D Ring Road villa n.5
Doha

Tel :
+(974) 467 65 67

Fax :
+(974) 467 42 28

Embassy of the Republic of Senegal in Moscow

Postal address:
119049, г. Москва, ул. Коровий вал, 7/1,
кв. 193,194, 195

Telephone:
+7 499 230-21-02
+7 499 230-22-75
+7 499 230-20-72

Fax:
+7 499 230-20-63

Embassy of the Republic of Senegal in Riyad

Postal address:
Diplomatic Quarter – Al Khawabi Street – Unit n.217 12513 8300
PO Box: 94352 Riyadh 11693

Telephone:
0114880157
0114880146

Fax:
0114883804

This embassy also covers the following countries and international organisations: OCI-Yemen-Irak.

Embassy of the Republic of Senegal in Pretoria

Postal address:
Charles Manor 57, Charles Street Bailey’s Muckleneuck 0181
Pretoria

Telephone:
+(27) 12 460 52 63

Fax:
+(27)12 346 55 50

Email address:
aronacis@gmail.com

This embassy also covers the following countries: Mozambique-Zambie-Botswana-Zimbabwé-Malawi-Swaziland-Lesotho-Namibie-Royaume Eswatini

Embassy of the Republic of Senegal in Seoul

Postal address:
#501, Coryo Daeyungak Tower, 97 Teogyero, Jung-gu, Seoul
Zip code: 04535

Telephone:
+82 745-5554

Fax No:
+82 745-5524

Email address:
senegalembassyseoul@gmail.com

Embassy of the Republic of Senegal in Madrid

Postal address:
C/Moralzarzal n.18 28034
Madrid

Telephone:
(34) 91 71 51 003

Fax :
(34) 91 74 51 148

Embassy of the Republic of Senegal in Geneva

Postal address:
Rue de la Servette 93 1202
Geneva

Telephone:
+(41) 22 918 02 30

Fax:
+(41) 22 740 07 11

Embassy of the Republic of Senegal in Lomé

Postal address:
Boulevard de la Kara

Telephone:
(228) 22 22 98 35

Fax :
(228) 22 22 98 34

Embassy of the Republic of Senegal in Tunis

Postal address:
122, Avenue de la Liberté
Tunis

Telephone:
(216) 71 802 397
(216) 71 842 300

Fax :
(216) 71 780 770

Embassy of the Republic of Senegal in Ankara

Postal address:
Hilal Mah. Aleksander Dubcek Cad.
N8 Yildiz 06550 Cankaya
Ankara, Turkey

Telephone:
+(90) 312 466 30 86

Fax:
+(90) 312 427 22 13

Email address:
senegalbuyukelciligi@gmail.com

This embassy also covers the following countries and international organisations: Georgia, RTCN-Azerbaijan-Kazakhstan, COMCEC-SESRIC-ICYF/DC-IIAC

Embassy of the Republic of Senegal in Abu Dhabi

Postal address:
Abu Dhabi – Muror Road- opposite
Madinat Zayed Shopping Center

Telephone:
+97126336929

Fax:
+97126336779

Email address:
mmdiop50@yahoo.fr

Embassy of the Republic of Senegal in Washington DC

Postal address:
Chancery: 2215 M street, NW, 20007
Washington DC

Telephone:
+1 202-234-0540

Fax:
+1 202-629-2961

Email address:
contact@ambasenegal-us.org

Website:
www.ambasenegal-us.org

This embassy also covers the following countries: Brazil-Argentine-Uruguay