Embassy of South Africa in Algiers


The South African Embassy in Algeria is a bilateral mission in Algiers and promotes South African interests in Algeria. The embassy of South Africa also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Algeria. The South African Embassy in Algiers is headed by Mr Joseph Kotane - Ambassador of South Africa to Algeria.


South African Embassy in Algiers, Algeria, 21 Rue du Stade, Hydra, Algiers 16000, Algeria


(+213) 2148 4418 and (+213) 2148 4482


(+213) 2148 4419






Mr Joseph Kotane - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Algeria require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the South African embassy in Algiers 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 South Africa

For all South African visa related matters contact the embassy in Algiers before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.saealgiers.com) or contact the visa department by telephone (+213) 2148 4418 and (+213) 2148 4482 or email sae@assila.net

Consulates of South Africa in Algeria

Next to the embassy in Algiers there could be additional South African consulates located in Algeria.

Please check below for the locations of the South African consulates in Algeria.

South African Consulates in Algeria

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

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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