Zambian Embassy, Washington, DC, United States: +1 202 234 4009
Zambian High Commission, London, United Kingdom (also responsible for Ireland): +44 20 7589 6655
Zambian High Commission, Ottawa, Canada: +1 613 232 4400
Zambian High Commission, Canberra, Australia (also responsible for New Zealand): +61 261 994 900
Zambian High Commission, Pretoria, South Africa: +27 12 326 1854
Foreign embassies in Zambia
United States Embassy, Lusaka, Zambia: +260 211 357 000
British High Commission, Lusaka, Zambia: +260 211 423 200
Canadian High Commission, Lusaka, Zambia: +260 211 250 833
South African High Commission, Lusaka, Zambia: +260 211 265 571
Irish Embassy, Lusaka, Zambia: +260 211 426 900
New Zealand Consulate, Lusaka, Zambia: +260 211 252 402
►For expat perspectives of life in the country, see Expat Experiences in Zambia
►Cost of Living in Zambia provides an overview of monthly expenses
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