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Embassy and Staff contact

If you wish to contact a staff member of the Embassy, please find contact details in the list below. 

Reception

The Embassy reception number is +255 022 216 6520. You can always call the reception if you are unable to find the direct number for embassy staff (listed below).

Citizen Service and emergency contact

Citizen service contact

Email: [email protected] if you are unable to find guidance on our Embassy website www.tanzania.um.dk or www.borger.dk 

For travel advice, passports and other regular citizen service, please see our website section "Travel & Residence" for full guidance.

Consular hours for passport and legalisation service is currently by appointment only on Mondays and Thursdays from 13:00-15:00

Please book your appointment online (Link)

Emergency contact

For emergency contact outside office hours, please call the Ministry of Foreign Affairs' 24/7 call centre on +45 3392 1112.

For emergency and crisis contact, please call +255 (0) 744 51 2994 (Head of Consular Section)

Public holiday closure - 2022

The embassy is closed on the following holidays in 2022

Weekday

Date

Tanzanian holiday

Danish holiday

Thursday

14 april

Skærtorsdag

Friday

15 April

Good Friday

Langfredag

Monday

18 April

Easter Monday

2. påskedag

Monday

2 Maj

Eid El-Fitri

Friday

14 October

Nyerere Day

Friday

9 December

Independence Day

Monday

26 December

Boxing Day

2. juledag

The embassy is closed for Christmas between Monday 26 December to Friday 30 December

The Embassy will remain open on all other Tanzanian and Danish public holidays not mentioned above during 2022.

Management

Mette Nørgaard Dissing-Spandet
Ambassador
E-mail: metdis[at]um.dk
Phone: +255 22 2165 210

Jacqueline Fabian Swai
Personal Assistant to the Ambassador
E-mail: jacswa[at]um.dk
Phone: +255 22 2165 210

Mette Bech Pilgaard
Minister Counsellor, Deputy Head of Mission
E-mail: metpil[at]um.dk
Phone: +255 22 2165 210

Finance Management and Administration

Hanne Fritzen
Chief Financial Officer 
E-mail: hanfri[at]um.dk
Phone: +255 22 2165 207

Hans Christian Nielsen
Head of Administration & Consular
E-mail: haniel[at]um.dk
Phone: +255 22 2165 203

Christine John
Senior Programme Manager, Financial Management and Economic Governance
E-mail: chrmus[at]um.dk
Phone: +255 22 2165 202

Deodatus Sunga Ngasa
Financial Management Specialist
E-mail: deonga[at]um.dk
Phone: +255 22 2165 222

Mille Poulsen Jefsen
Financial and Administration Officer
E-mail: miljef[at]um.dk
Phone: +255 22 2165 200

Abdala Mohamed Kapingo
Accountant and Administration Officer
E-mail: abdkap[at]um.dk
Phone: +255 22 2165 220

Tatjana Bianca Sacopayo Schmidt
Intern,Finance and Administration
E-mail: tatsch[at]um.dk
Phone: +255 22 2165 213


Julius Sadiki Mbwambo
Driver
E-mail: julmbw[at]um.dk
Phone: +255 22 2165 233

Cleophace Calist Mtumbuka
Handyman
E-mail: clemtu[at]um.dk
Phone: +255 22 2165 237

Political, Health and Rights

Lena Hothes
Counsellor, Health, Rights and Political
E-mail: lenhot[at]um.dk
Phone: +255 22 2165 201

Jamila Hoka Lugembe
Programme Manager, Good Governance and Gender
E-mail: jamlug[at]um.dk
Phone: +255 22 2165 250

Gradeline Minja
Senior Programme Manager
E-mail: gramin[a]um.dk
Phone: +255 22 2165 223

Darius R. Cosmas
Programme Manager, Good Governance & Health
E-mail: darcos[at]um.dk
Phone: +255 22 2165 239

Fortunata Kitokesya
Programme Manager, Gender & Human Rights
E-mail: forkit[at]um.dk
Phone: +255 22 2165 206

Anna Vad Iversen
Intern, Health
E-mail: annvia[at]um.dk
Phone: +255 22 2165 209


Macroeconomics and Business Sector

Mia Kjems Drægert
Counsellor, Economics and Public Financial Management
E-mail: miadra[at]um.dk
Phone: +255 22 2165 217

Oscar Raphael Mkude
Team Leader, Trade Council and East African Affairs
E-mail: oscmku[at]um.dk
Phone: +255 22 2165 205

Jema Ngwale
Team Leader, Business Sector
E-mail: jemngw[at]um.dk
Phone: +255 22 2165 242

Helen Diyu Masele
Programme Manager
E-mail: helmas[at]um.dk
Phone: +255 22 2165 247

Ihunyo Boniface Nzogere
Programme Manager
Email: ihunzo[at]um.dk
Phone: +255 22 2165 248

Embassy - Dar es Salaam

Royal Danish Embassy Dar es Salaam
1 Ghana Avenue
Dar es Salaam
E-mail: [email protected] & Phone:.+255 022 2165200

General Office hours
Monday - Thursday: 08:00-16:00
Friday: 08:00-13:00

Consular Hours
Monday 13:00-15:00
Thursday 13:00-15:00

Appointment booking for passports, legalisation and other citizen service can be made online: For information and click here: Time Booking

In case of an emergency outside office hours please call the Embassy of Denmark's main phone line and you will be redirected to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs 24/7 Operations Center.

 

Honorary Consulates - Arusha & Zanzibar

Arusha
Honorary Consul Geert Holm
Kwa Msola, Block H
Twiga Road
Njiro
Arusha

Mobile: +255 (0) 754 276 980
Mobile: +255 (0) 784 276 981
E-mail:[email protected]
Working languages: Danish, English, Kiswahili

Office hours
Monday - Friday 8.30-12.30 & 14-16.30
No particular holidays or closing days

Special services:
The consulate can issue emergency passports and extend the validity of passports.
Can receive passport applications for children under 12 years of age.

Zanzibar
Consul Bente Said
House 63/37/7
Lumumba, Saateni
P.O. Box 3046
Zanzibar

Mobile: +255 (0) 777 170 471
E-mail:[email protected]
Working languages: Danish, English, Kiswahili

Office hours
Monday - Friday 8.30-10.30
No particular holidays or closing days

Special services:
The consulate can issue emergency passports and extend the validity of passports.
Can receive passport applications for children under 12 years of age.