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Message for U.S. Citizens: Change in Official USD-FCFA Consular Exchange Rate
August 31, 2020

The U.S. Embassy N’Djamena informs U.S. citizens that effective August 17, 2020, the consular exchange rate decreased from 620FCFA to 590FCFA (1USD=590 FCFA). All consular services fees, including applications for visas, Consular Report of Birth Abroad, passports, and notarials will follow this new exchange rate. The new fees can be found on our embassy website.


U.S. Embassy in N’Djamena, located at Chagoua Round Point.

Telephone +235 22-51-50-17.

After-hours emergency number for U.S. citizens is +235 66-62-21-00 or +235 22-51-50-17.


State Department – Consular Affairs

888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444

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