Büyükelçilik Tarihi ve Önceki Büyükelçilerimiz

Slovenia declared her independence on 25 June 1991 and was recognized by Turkey on 6 February 1992. Diplomatic relations between Turkey and Slovenia were established on 26 August 1992 through a Protocol signed by the Foreign Ministers.

The Embassy was opened on 1 April 1993, in Ljubljana.H.E. Ambassador İlhan Yiğitbaşıoğlu presentedthe letter of credentials to H.E.Milan Kucan, President of Sloveniaon 5 May 1993 and becamethe first Turkish Ambassador in Slovenia.

The Embassy building is located in Bezigrad district which is in the vicinity of city center.

Office of the Counsellor for Commercial Affairs continues its activity as attached to the Embassy.

The Embassy has a Consular Section whose jurisdiction encompassess whole Slovenia.

İlhan Yiğitbaşıoğlu
İlhan Yiğitbaşıoğlu


Halil Akıncı
Halil Akıncı


Balkan Kızıldeli
Balkan Kızıldeli


Melek Sina  Baydur
Melek Sina Baydur


Ayşe Sezgin
Ayşe Sezgin


Derya Kanbay
Derya Kanbay


Serra Kaleli
Serra Kaleli


Esen Altuğ
Esen Altuğ


Monday - Friday

08:00 - 12.30 / 14.00 - 17.00

Monday-Friday 08:00-12:30 14:00-17:00
1/1/2018 1/2/2018 New Year Holiday
2/8/2018 Day of Slovenian Culture
4/2/2018 Easter Monday
4/27/2018 Resistance Day
5/1/2018 5/2/2018 Labour Day
6/15/2018 Religious Holiday
6/25/2018 Statehood Day
8/15/2018 Assumption Day
8/21/2018 Religious Holiday
8/30/2018 Turkish Victory Day
10/31/2018 Reformation Day
11/1/2018 All Saints Day
12/25/2018 Christmas Day
12/26/2018 Independence and Unity Day