Security instructions for people who wish to obtain consular services at the mission offices:
1. Please bring a photo ID.
2. Every visitor and his belongings will be required to undergo a security check.
3. For security purposes, no personal objects will be allowed into the mission, including handbags, mobile phones and electronic devices.
4. Do not bring large handbags or suitcases to the mission.
5. Do not bring food and/or beverage bottles or containers.
6. The mission’s security directives apply to people in the consular waiting room. The instructions of the security staff must be obeyed at all times.
Mailing material to the mission:
Material that is mailed to the Consular Department at the mission must be only sent to and collected from the following address:
B.P. 1877, Abidjan 01
When sending documents please include originals and photocopies; requests without original documents will not be served. Documents should be sent by Express Mail Services such as UPS or DHL. Shipments are to be paid collect, meaning, both to the embassy and back to the sender. Original document will be returned upon completion.
The sender is responsible for material mailed to the mission.
It is important to stress that there are cases in which you are required to visit the mission in person.
List of criminal attorneys:
Below is a list of attorneys who specialize in criminal law, whose services can be retained if necessary. The mission is not permitted or authorized to recommend any particular attorney (click here to download a list of attorneys).
To obtain a more detailed list, click here for the website of the local Bar Association.
1. Jean-François Chauveau
B.P. 3586, Abidjan 01
29 blvd. Clozel (in front of Pharmacie des Finances), Abidjan – Plateau
Tel: (+225) 20-25-25-70
Fax: (+225) 20-25-25-80
2. Emmanuel Assi
B.P. 6568, Abidjan 01
59 rue des Sambas, Indénié, Abidjan – Plateau
Tel: (+225) 20-21-53-43 or 20-22-82-56 or 20-22-78-48
Fax: (+225) 20 21 59 45
3. Cheick Diop
B.P. 1328, Abidjan 17
Avenue Lamblin, Matca Building, 6th Floor, Abidjan – Plateau
Tel: (+225) 20-32-80-26
Fax: (+225) 20-32-82-28
4. Paule Folqutdiallo
B.P. V 127, Abidjan 01
Rue B7 (Parallel to Canebière St.), Abidjan – Cocody
Tel: (+225) 22-48-53-08 or 22-48-53-09
Fax: (+225) 22-48-83-85
5. Corinne Kama
B.P. 3039, Abidjan 01
Passage des Chevaliers de Malte, Avenue Joseph Blohorn, Abidjan – Cocody
Tel: (+225) 22-44-22-45 / 57 or 07-01-91-28
Fax: (+225) 22-44-23-17
6. Karidiata Marie-Honorine Kamagaté
B.P. 805, Abidjan 22
Les Elias, Limba Building, 3rd floor, Office No. 1931, Abidjan – Cocody Riviera Golf
Tel: (+225) 22-43-50-72 or 01-00-58-58 or 67-67-41-41
Fax: (+225) 22-43-50-72
7. Roger Martini
B.P. 1667, Abidjan 01 or B.P. 1308, Abidjan 01
23 Avenue Chardy (in front of Air Sénégal), Abidjan – Plateau
Tel: (+225) 20-22-85-46 or 20-21-05-33
Fax: (+225) 20-22-17-75
8. Agnès Ouangui
B.P. 1306, Abidjan 01
24 Blvd. Clozel, SIPIM Building, 5th Floor, Abidjan – Plateau
Tel: (+225) 20-21-08-50 or 20-22-37-01
Fax: (+225) 20-21-80-63
For information on lawyer registration with the local Bar Association it is recommended to contact the Bar Association directly:
Ordre des Avocats du Barreau de Côte d'Ivoire
01 BP 8500, Abidjan 01
Abidjan-Plateau, Palais de Justice, Salle des Avocats
This list does not constitute a recommendation for any of the attorneys appearing on the list. Use of the services of the various attorneys is the responsibility of the person utilizing the services.