The Consular Affairs Unit of the Ministry for Foreign Affairs safeguards the interest and safety of Somali citizens abroad. The Department can be reached all year round, 24 hours a day

The Somali citizens who are in distress or other difficulties can obtain assistance from the Somali Consular Department in the Somali Foreign Ministry or Somali foreign missions. Link:

Assistance can include:

  • advice and information
  • reissuing of lost or stolen Somali passports
  • measures in connection with serious illness or death of a Somali citizen abroad
  • measures in connection with major accidents and disasters involving Somali citizens abroad