U.S. Embassy Bamako
ACI 2000, Rue 243 Porte 297, BP 34 Bamako, Mali
Consular Section: (+223) 20 70 25 05
Facsimile: (+223) 20 70 23 40
Consular Section Hours
Monday - Thursday: 7:30 am to 5:00 pm
Friday: 7:30 am to 11:30 am
*Please note that the U.S. Embassy is closed on all U.S. Federal and Malian holidays.*
The Consular Section of the United States Embassy in Bamako, Mali is committed to providing visa services respectfully, efficiently, and in accordance with U.S. law.
To assist and protect American citizens in Mali, and to facilitate travel to the United States.
To improve U.S. border security by identifying those not eligible for visas, while welcoming legitimate travelers who greatly contribute to America's social and economic well-being.
Loyalty: Committed to the United States and the American people
Character: Maintaining high ethical standards and integrity
Service: Implementing consular rules and policies regardless of personal views
Accountability: Achieving our mission while meeting the highest performance standards
The Consular Section at the U.S. Embassy Bamako provides nonimmigrant visa services to individuals applying in Mali.
The U.S. Embassy in Bamako does not process immigrant visas. Immigrant visas for residents and nationals of Mali are processed by the U.S. Embassy in Dakar, Senegal.
For more information on how to apply for an Immigrant Visa, please visit the website for the U.S. Embassy in Dakar.
For more information on U.S. visas, please visit the Department of State's visa website.
For more information on all consular and travel related subjects, please consult the Department of State's A-Z index.
- The Department of State Bureau of Consular Affairs is currently experiencing technical problems with our passport/visa system. This issue is worldwide and is not specific to any particular country, citizenship document, or visa category. We apologize to applicants who are experiencing delays or are unable to obtain a passport, Consular Report of Birth Abroad, or visa at this time. We are working urgently to correct the problem and expect our system to be fully operational again soon.