Embassy of Ethiopia in Pretoria


The Ethiopian Embassy in South Africa is a bilateral mission in Pretoria and promotes Ethiopian interests in South Africa. The embassy of Ethiopia also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of South Africa. The Ethiopian Embassy in Pretoria is headed by Dr Yehsimebrat M. Kassa - Ambassador of Ethiopia to South Africa.


Ethiopian Embassy in Pretoria, 47 Charles Street, Baileys Muckleneuk, 11469 Hatfield 0028, Pretoria, South Africa


(+27) 12 346 3542


(+27) 12 346 3867





Dr Yehsimebrat M. Kassa - Ambassador

Office Hours:

08:30 - 12:30

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in South Africa require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Ethiopian 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 Ethiopia

For all Ethiopian 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) 12 346 3542 or email ethiopiapta@iburst.co.za

Consulates of Ethiopia in South Africa

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

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

Ethiopian Consulates in South Africa

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

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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