How to find us

Entrance German Embassy Pretoria Enlarge image Entrance German Embassy Pretoria (© German Embassy Pretoria) Physical address

201 Florence Ribeiro Avenue, 

Groenkloof, Pretoria 0181

Tel: +27 (0)12 427 8900

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Public Holidays 2017

Please note, that the Embassy Consulate General will be closed on following public holidays (German and South African). On these days no appointments for visa/passport applications or other consular services are available.

Opening hours and contact details of the German Embassy Pretoria

  • German Embassy Pretoria

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

    Contact us via e-mail

    Address

    201 Florence Ribeiro Avenue, Groenkloof, Pretoria 0181

    Phone:
    +27 (0)12 427 8900
    Fax:
    +27 (0)12 427 8969
  • Emergency Contacts

    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)83 325 2694 (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)83 325 6513 (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

  • Visa Section Pretoria

    Application submissions only after prior booking online or via phone
    0861 00 22 45 (Mon-Fri, 8:00-17:00).

    Online Appointments

    Intergate Application Centres

    Cape Town

    Centurion

    Port Elizabeth

    Opening hours Application Centres

    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

    Address

    201 Florence Ribeiro Avenue, Groenkloof, Pretoria 0181

    Fax:
    +27 (0)12 427 8982 (please do not send any documents prior to application submission)
  • Consular/Passport Section Pretoria

    Passport Section

    Online appointments (no fee)

    Appointment required for application          

    Passport collection (no appointment required):

    Monday - Friday

    08:00-11:30

    Telephone enquiries:

    Monday - Thursday

    08:00-14:00

    Friday
    08:00-13:00

    Telephone

    +27 (0)12 427 8900

    Public Holidays 2017

    Reception

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

    No appointment required for:

    - Certification of signatures and copies
    - Translation of drivers licenses
    - "Lebensbescheinigung"

    Please make an appointment for the following consular services:

    - Registration of births
    - Name declarations
    - other civil status matters (e.g. adoption, divorce)
    - Notarisation (e.g. certificate of inheritance, acknowledgement of paternity)

    Monday - Friday

    08:00-11:30

    Enquiries via telephone and e-mail: 

    Monday - Thursday

    08:00-14:00

    Friday

    08:00-13:00

    Telephone

    +27 (0)12 427 8900

    Contact via e-mail

    Address

    201 Florence Ribeiro Avenue, Groenkloof, Pretoria 0181

    Phone:
    +27 (0)12 427 8900

Directions and opening times

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