This is NOT the official website of the Embassy of France in South Africa. The information contained in this site is provided for reference purposes only.

France Embassy and Consulates in South Africa

6 Diplomatic Missions 6 Cities

France Embassy in Pretoria, South Africa

France Embassy in Pretoria, South Africa
250 Melk Street - Nieuw Muckleneuk - 0181 Pretoria
Phone: + 27 12 42 51 600 Working hours: Close now

France Consulate in Cape Town, South Africa

France Consulate in Cape Town, South Africa
78 Queen Victoria Street , Cape Town, 8000, Peninsula, South Africa, Dean St, Cape Town City Centre, Cape Town, 8000, South Africa
Phone: + 27 21 423 1575 Working hours: Close now

France Consulate in Durban, South Africa

France Consulate in Durban, South Africa
Office No. 3 St Andrews House 52 Saint Andrews Drive Durban North 4051 South Africa
Phone: + 27 31 573 1554 Working hours: Close now

France Consulate in East London, South Africa

France Consulate in East London, South Africa
13 Logan Drive, Nahoon Mouth P. O. Box 8352, Nahoon 5210 East London 5241 South Africa
Phone: + 27 43 735 2125 / 2130 , + 27 82 920 1237 Working hours: Close now

France Consulate General in Johannesburg, South Africa

France Consulate General in Johannesburg, South Africa
Building, 3Rd Floor, Standard Bank, 191 Jan Smuts Ave, Johannesburg, 2196, South Africa
Phone: (+27) (11) 77 85 600 Working hours: Close now

France Consulate Agency in Port Elizabeth, South Africa

France Consulate Agency in Port Elizabeth, South Africa
P O Box 28310 Sunridge Park, 6008 Port Elizabeth South Africa
Phone: + 27 41 994 69 11 Working hours: Close now

Holidays to be Observed in 2021

The Embassies and Consulates of France may close on the following South African and French holidays in 2021/2022:

Holiday
Holiday Date Counting down
Youth Day Wednesday, June 16 2 days, 19 hours
Father's Day Monday, June 21 1 week
Bastille Day Wednesday, July 14 1 month
National Women's Day Monday, August 09 1 month, 3 weeks
National Women's Day (in lieu) Tuesday, August 10 1 month, 3 weeks
Assumption Day Sunday, August 15 2 months
Heritage Day Friday, September 24 3 months, 1 week
All Saints' Day Monday, November 01 4 months, 2 weeks
Armistice Day Thursday, November 11 5 months
Day of Reconciliation Thursday, December 16 6 months
Christmas Day Saturday, December 25 6 months, 2 weeks

Frequently asked questions, answered

1. How many French Embassies/Consulates are there in South Africa?

France currently maintains 6 diplomatic representative offices in South Africa including Pretoria, Cape Town, Durban, East London, Johannesburg and Port Elizabeth.

2 - Do South African citizens need a visa for France?

South African citizens are required to obtain a valid visa in order to be allowed entry into France. Kindly contact the nearest embassies or consulates of France in South Africa for further instructions.

3- What is the Holiday Calendar of French embassies in South Africa?

The French representative offices in South Africa will be closed in observance of the following South African and French holidays in 2021/2021:

  • Youth Day (ZA) Wed, Jun 16, 2021 (3 days)

Comments (0)

Be the first to comment on this page

Time in France vs South Africa

Paris, France time is is same date and time Pretoria, South Africa

Pretoria, South Africa 23:31PMSaturday, June 12, 2021
Paris, France 23:31PMSaturday, June 12, 2021