Summary of current Topics and Key Aspects
Welcome to the website of the Austrian Embassy in Abuja!
Thank you very much for dropping by, we greatly appreciate your visit to our website! This homepage intends to provide you with useful information about Austrian institutions and activities in the 10 West and Central-African countries where the embassy is accredited: Nigeria, Benin, Cameroon, the Central African Republic, Chad, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Ghana, São Tomé and Principe as well as Togo. Moreover in the 'Practical Advice' section you will find some information on travel to and residence in Austria.
Consular office hours: Monday till Thursday, 09:00 till 12:00 hrs. We are closed on Austrian holidays (see list here).
For appointments concerning legalisation of documents, please contact the online reservation system.
Regarding any other matters, you are kindly requested to contact the embassy by e-mail.
In cases of emergency, beside our embassy in Abuja, the Foreign Ministry in Vienna can also be contacted 24/7 by phone +43 1 90115-4411.
Planning a journey to Austria and need a short-term visa (up to 90 days)? For information on requirements, application forms and fees, please click here.
Travel warning: The Austrian Foreign Ministry advises against all travel to the Central African Republic and against non-essential travel to parts of Cameroon, Chad and Nigeria. Austrian citizens are asked to inform the Embassy in Abuja about their stay. You can find more travel information here.
E-mail addresses: The addresses firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.com as well as appoitement.bmeia.gov.at are being used abusively and do not constitute official e-mail addresses of the Embassy or any Austrian Consulate.
Intercultural Achievement Award 2016
On 7 September 2016, the winners of last year's Intercultural Achievement Award received their prizes from Foreign and Integration Minister Sebastian Kurz. More on the Award can be found here.