French Honorary Consulate in Santa Maria, Cape Verde

You will find information such as contact info, email, website address, opening hours and direction to the French Honorary Consulate in Santa Maria. The Embassy helps the government of France to maintain cordial economic, political, cultural, social and other transnational ties with the government of Cape Verde.

Head of Mission :
Benoit Vilain, Honorary Consul

Consular Services
Consulate services including visa, passport, document legalization, emergency travel document and assistance, and so on are provided by the embassy and/or consulate. Be sure to contact them ahead on how to book an appointment or be properly directed.

Appointment booking can be done via phone call during the official opening hours. The consulate may have dedicated support for France in Cape Verde, or prioritize their appointments

Visa and Passport
If you want to know more about the types of Visas for your travel to France or more information, you can get more information France Visa.

Visa Types Granted By France Are;

  • France Tourist Visa
  • France Business Visa
  • France Journalist Visa
  • France Film Visa
  • France Conference Visa
  • France Medical Visa
  • France Transit Visa
  • France Visa
  • France Missionary Visa
  • France Diplomatic/Official Visa
  • France Student Visa
  • France Entry Visa
  • France Employment Visa


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France Representation in Cape Verde
France is well represented in Cape Verde by French Honorary Consulate in Santa Maria andFrench Embassy in Praia,French Honorary Consulate in Mindelo . The Embassy is located in the capital city of Cape Verde and may (may not) provide the same services of the consulate located in another city. It is crucial to call for direction.

Cape Verde Representation in France
Cape Verde is also well represented in France by Cape Verdean Embassy in Paris,Cape Verdean Honorary Consulate in MarseilleCape Verdean Honorary Consulate in Nice . The Cape Verde Embassy is located in the capital city of France and may (may not) provide the same services of the Cape Verde consulate located in another city. It is crucial to call for direction.

France and Cape Verde Representation in the World
Both countries have good bilateral relationships and they are well represented in different countries around the world. France has 734 Embassies and Consulates worldwide while Cape Verde has 54 Embassies and Consulates worldwide.

Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) disease the French Honorary Consulate in Santa Maria could have adjusted its office hours or services. Please do confirm personally.

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The purpose of your intended travel (Tourist, Business, Studies or etc) and other facts will determine what type of visa is required under France immigration law. As a visa applicant, you will need to establish that you meet all requirements to receive the category of visa for which you are applying.

other Embassies, Consulates and representations in Cape Verde

Along with the French Honorary Consulate in Santa Maria, France also has  2  other representations in Cape Verde as:


French Embassy in Praia, Cape Verde

Quartier Prainha da Praia
Ile de Santiago
CP 192
Cape Verde

(+238) 260 45 35




French Honorary Consulate in Mindelo, Cape Verde

N°11 Alto Santo Antonio
CP 1126
Cape Verde

(+238) 982 55 71
(+238) 231 05 25

(+238) 232 83 15