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Opening hours and contact details of the German Embassy Pretoria

Name

German Embassy

Head

Dr. Martin Schäfer, Ambassador extraordinary and plenipotentiary

Town

Pretoria

Postal code

0181

Tel.

+27 (0)12 427 8900

Fax

+27 (0)12 427 8969

Postal address

201 Florence Ribeiro Avenue, Groenkloof, Pretoria 0181

Administrative / consular district

South Africa, Lesotho and Eswatini. Consular jurisdiction: Free State, Gauteng, KwaZulu-Natal, Limpopo, North West, Mpumalanga, the Kingdoms of Lesotho and Eswatini, as well as Mauritius.

Languages

German, English

Website

Website German Missions South Africa

Name

Emergency Contacts

Opening hours

In case of emergency, please contact us as follows:

Embassy Pretoria

Mon - Thu

07:30-16:30

Friday

07:30-13:30

Telephone

+27 (0)12 427 8900

After hours:

+27 (0)78 608 0950 (also via sms)

Please note that this number should only be used by German citizens in cases of emergency, not for visa enquiries.

Consulate General Cape Town

Mon - Thu

07:30-16:45

Friday
07:30-13:30

Telephone

+27 (0)21 405 3000

After hours

+27 (0)78 608 0950 (also via sms)

Please note that this number should only be used by German citizens in cases of emergency, not for visa enquiries.

South African emergency numbers
Police
10111
Ambulance
10177

Name

Visa Section Pretoria

Fax

+27 (0)12 427 8982 (please do not send any documents prior to application submission)

Postal address

201 Florence Ribeiro Avenue, Groenkloof, Pretoria 0181

Application submissions only after prior booking online or via phone

0861 00 22 45 (Mon-Fri, 8:00-17:00).

Online Appointments

Visa Section German Embassy

Online Appointments

Telephone and e-mail enquiries:

Monday-Thursday

08:00 - 14:00

Friday

08:00 - 13:00

Telephone

+27 (0)12 427 8900

Enquiries via e-mail

Further information on visas

Name

Consular/Passport Section Pretoria

Postal address

201 Florence Ribeiro Avenue, Groenkloof, Pretoria 0181

PASSPORT SECTION

Online appointments (no fee)

Appointment required for application

Passport collection (no appointment required):

Monday - Friday  08:00 - 11:30

Public Holidays 2018

RECEPTION

Opening hours for consular matters (excluding passport and visa issues):

Monday - Friday  08:00 - 11:30

Please make an appointment for the following consular services:

- Passport application

- visa application

- citizenship matters

- Registration of births

- Name declarations

- other civil status matters (e.g. adoption, divorce)

- Notarisation (e.g. certificate of inheritance, acknowledgement of paternity)

Contact via E-Mail


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