Embassy of South Africa in Sofia


The South African Embassy in Bulgaria is a bilateral mission in Sofia and promotes South African interests in Bulgaria. The embassy of South Africa also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Bulgaria. The South African Embassy in Sofia is headed by Mr B P Motloung, Charge dAffaires a.i. of South Africa to Bulgaria.


South African Embassy in Sofia, Bulgaria, 26 Bacho Kiro Street, 2nd Floor, Sofia 1000, Bulgaria


(+359) 2 939 5015


(+359) 2 939 5017






Mr B P Motloung, Charge dAffaires a.i.

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Bulgaria require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the South African embassy in Sofia 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 Sofia before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.dfa.gov.za/sofia/) or contact the visa department by telephone (+359) 2 939 5015 or email sofia.admin@dirco.gov.za

Consulates of South Africa in Bulgaria

Next to the embassy in Sofia there could be additional South African consulates located in Bulgaria.

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

South African Consulates in Bulgaria

Next to the embassy in Sofia, South Africa has consulates in the following cities: Varna