Embassy of Saudi Arabia in Pretoria


The Saudi Embassy in South Africa is a bilateral mission in Pretoria and promotes Saudi interests in South Africa. The embassy of Saudi Arabia also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of South Africa. The Saudi Embassy in Pretoria is headed by Mr A B M Al-Madhi - Ambassador of Saudi Arabia to South Africa.


Saudi Arabian Embassy in Pretoria, South Africa, 711 Duncan Street, P.O. Box 13930, Hatfield, 0028, Pretoria, South Africa


(+27) 12 362 4230 and (+27) 12 362 4240


(+27) 12 362 4239 and (+27) 12 362 4248





Mr A B M Al-Madhi - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in South Africa require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Saudi embassy in Pretoria you will find information on opening hours and how to book appointments.

Opening hours

Please note that embassy opening hours can vary. Always contact the embassy before a visit.

Visa for Saudi Arabia

For all Saudi visa related matters contact the embassy in Pretoria before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website () or contact the visa department by telephone (+27) 12 362 4230 and (+27) 12 362 4240 or email zaemb@mofa.gov.sa

Consulates of Saudi Arabia in South Africa

Next to the embassy in Pretoria there could be additional Saudi consulates located in South Africa.

Please check below for the locations of the Saudi consulates in South Africa.

Saudi Consulates in South Africa

Next to the embassy in Pretoria, Saudi Arabia has consulates in the following cities: (if there are no cities mentioned here that means that Saudi Arabia does not have any consulates located in South Africa ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the Saudi Embassy in Pretoria offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from South Africa to Saudi Arabia as wel as for Saudi citizens in South Africa. Generally, services comprise of visa applications, passport renewals, marriage registration, legalization of documents, birth of a child, Saudi nationality issues and more. Contact the consular department directly by telephone or email.