The visa entry is now delivered at the Nouakchott international airport. Those that intend to enter into Mauritania through the Nouakchott international airport will get their visa at the airport.
Those that intend to enter into Mauritania through another point of entry will get their visa from the Permanent Mission of the Islamic Republic of Mauritania to the United Nations in New York every working day. Visas are no longer delivered by the Consulate. The request must be submitted in person or by messenger. If the petitioner chooses to submit his or her request by messenger, the Permanent Mission cannot guarantee the mail service and will not assume any responsibility with regard to the loss of the document.
Permanent Mission of the Islamic Republic of Mauritania to the United Nations
116 East 38th Street,
New York, NY 10016 - USA
Telephone: (212) 252-0113
Facsimile: (212) 252-0175
The form for the visa is available online: click here.
The Permanent Mission can deliver entry visas for a maximum period of twelve months. For the visa delivery, the following documents are necessary:
If you have the intention to live or to remain in Mauritania for more than twelve months, a visa acceptance for a longer stay is necessary; follow the link towards the Internet Web site of the Islamic Republic of Mauritania.